The Strong is the ultimate play destination® and a membership to The Strong is the ultimate way to experience over 100,000 square feet of dynamic, hands-on, interactive exhibit space. Visit the Frequently Asked Questions page for more information about membership.
How Do I Purchase a Membership?
- Order or renew online by clicking the membership level name you would like to purchase in the chart below.
- At the museum admissions desk (print an application for quicker service).
- Over the phone by calling 585-263-2700 (Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.).
- Print an application and mail or fax it to the membership team at the museum.
Any membership level can be made into a gift by checking the box labeled THIS IS A GIFT on the online order form (select the level you would like to purchase from the chart below). If you would like to renew a gift membership online, fill-out the online form as if you were purchasing a new gift membership. Your payment will automatically connect to your existing gift membership and renew it for another year—the member won't lose any time by renewing early.
- FREE general museum admission for one year
- Punch card with 4 free rides on the train or carousel
- $1 discount on guest admission
- $1 discount on butterfly garden admission
- 10% discount in the museum shop
- Member newsletter and email updates
- Member-only exhibit previews
- Discounts and presale offers on select musuem programs
Includes All Basic Benefits, PLUS:
- 4 general museum admission tickets
- 4 Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden tickets
- ACM Reciprocal Network Discount of 50% off
up to 6 people at participating museums
Enhance Your Membership
These membership upgrades increase the flexibility and value of your membership. Upgrade your membership at any time. Limit one add-on per membership and one use per day. Visit the Frequently Asked Questions page for more information on enhancing your membership.
Add-a-Guest ($40) This upgrade provides the most convenient way for members to bring a different guest each time they visit the museum. The member must accompany the guest. Limit one Add-a-Guest per membership and one use per day. Add-a-Guest will be indicated on the main member’s membership card.
Nanny Card ($40) An extra membership card can be issued with your nanny or caregiver’s name so they can escort your children to the museum. Nanny must be 18 years or older and provide photo ID. Limit one nanny card per membership.The nanny card currently cannot be purchased online. If you are interested in this option, please visit the museum admissions desk or contact the membership office.
Interested in providing additional financial support to The Strong while receiving a unique suite of benefits? Consider purchasing an upper-level membership, Benefactor, Sustaining, Leading, and Presidential.