Whether a budding builder, aspiring artist, or tiny thespian, kids—and the kid in you—will love what The Strong museum has in the Everything for Play! and Butterfly Garden shops:

  • A huge selection of dress-up clothingEverything for Play shop
  • Western New York’s most extensive selection of Melissa & Doug merchandise
  • Plush, puppets, and books featuring Sesame Street, Nick Jr., Curious George, the Berenstain Bears, favorite superheroes, and more
  • Puzzles, crafts, educational games, and a special selections of toys featured in the National Toy Hall of Fame
  • A wide range of delightful souvenirs

Museum shops accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover Card.


Monday–Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

Looking for a gift idea?

You can never go wrong with museum shop gift cards. Cards in any denomination are available at both the Everything for Play! or Butterfly Garden shops.