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Meet the 2023 Finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame

Learn more about each of the 12 finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame.

The Strong to Host Black Dolls Exhibit from September 23 to January 7, 2024

Black Dolls, organized by the New-York Historical Society, explores handmade Black dolls through the lens of race, gender, and history.

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The Strong houses the world's largest and most comprehensive collection of historical materials related to play and is home to the International Center for the History of Electronic Games, the National Toy Hall of Fame, the World Video Game Hall of Fame, the Brian Sutton-Smith Library & Archives of Play, the Woodbury School, and the American Journal of Play.

All filming requests must be approved by The Strong.

Members of the news media wishing to film or photograph in The Strong museum should contact The Strong’s Senior Director of Public Relations to make arrangements:

Shane Rhinewald

Shane Rhinewald
Senior Director of Public Relations

Companies and individuals interested in the museum as a site for commercial filming and photography projects should contact The Strong’s Facility Rental and Environmental Services Manager for availability, rates, and insurance requirements, or to arrange a scouting tour:

Debie Himmelsbach
Facility Rental and Environmental Services Manager

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