Welcome to The Strong museum—the ultimate play destination for all ages!

Walk among hundreds of breathtaking butterflies in Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden.

Come discover more than two floors of fun—more than a city block long.

  • Welcome to The Strong museum—the ultimate play destination for all ages!

  • Walk among hundreds of breathtaking butterflies in Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden.

  • Come discover more than two floors of fun—more than a city block long.

Museum Hours

Monday–Thursday

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday & Saturday

10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sunday

noon to 5 p.m.

 

Museum Admission>

(does not include admission to
Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden)

Age 2 and older: $14.50

Under age 2: free

Museum members: always free

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Book a Tour

For group price information,
contact Karen Dodson.
585-410-6359
kdodson@museumofplay.org

Museum News

The Strong’s Scott Eberle, vice president for play studies, and Jon-Paul Dyson, vice president for exhibits and director of the International Center for the History of Electronic Games, speak about careers in the field of history with students at the University of Buffalo. 
Jeremy Saucier, assistant director of The Strong’s International Center for the History of Electronic Games, speaks about the state of the video game industry and the importance of preserving its history at the University of Rochester’s “Breaking Boundaries with Video Games” conference. 
USA Today readers name The Strong one of the top museums for families in the nation and the top museum in the northeast. 
The Strong welcomes nearly 600 students from 13 area high schools to the 27th Annual Advanced Placement American History Conference
The Strong’s World Video Game Hall of Fame names the 12 finalists for 2017: Donkey Kong, Final Fantasy VII, Halo: Combat Evolved, Microsoft Windows Solitaire, Mortal Kombat, Myst, Pokemon Red and Green, Portal, Resident Evil, Street Fighter II, Tomb Raider, and Wii Sports. 

Calendar

April

30
Sunday, April 30
1–4 p.m.
30
Sunday, April 30

May

1
Monday, May 1
1
Monday, May 1
10:30 & 11:30 a.m.
1
Monday, May 1
11 a.m.–2 p.m.
2
Tuesday, May 2
3
Wednesday, May 3
4
Thursday, May 4

Calendar

April

30
Sunday, April 30
1–4 p.m.
30
Sunday, April 30

May

1
Monday, May 1

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