The Museum is closed this afternoon, Wednesday, November 26.

TimeLab

DanceLab

Take the Translocation Capsule (or climb the stairs) to The Strong’s second floor and travel through time as you explore changing American trends in toys, music, popular culture, and more. This unique learning laboratory brims with objects from America’s past and present including historic toys, sports gear, video games, and television and movie clips.

  • Operate the only working Time Machine in North America.
  • Spin the Wheel of Toys.
  • Marvel at a display of historic dolls from The Strong’s renowned doll collection including a rare Alice in Wonderland character set, Thomas Edison's talking doll, and a G. I. Joe prototype.
  • Play the Toy Trivia game.
  • Get into the groove at DanceLab where you can cast shadow patterns with your body as you dance to music from past decades.
  • Test out your skills at Pac-Man on the original Atari 2600 video game system.

TimeLab is produced by The Strong.