Peanuts and Play Display

Opens October 27, 2018

Marvel at artifacts featuring author and illustrator Charles M. Schulz’s iconic characters near the entrance to The Strong’s Field of Play exhibit.

  • Snap a photo of a six-foot-tall statue of Snoopy and his best friend, Woodstock.
  • Explore the impact of the Peanuts characters on play and pop culture.
  • Check out other comic strips that drew inspiration from Schulz’s stories.
  • Discover the history of other popular comic strip characters, such as Buster Brown and Little Orphan Annie.
  • View toys that were popular during the Baby Boom era when Peanuts was first released, including a toy rocket, Play-Doh, and Barbie.

The Peanuts and Play display is included with general museum admission fees and is made possible by Mary Valentine, a longtime friend of The Strong.