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The museum will be open July 4 from 10 a.m.–5 p.m.


The Strong offers educational programs for school groups, college and university students, and education professionals.

Play is Essential

Students and educators alike have fun while learning at The Strong. Play sharpens minds and boosts creativity. It helps people grow and keeps them healthy. When children play, they learn to solve problems, make decisions, express ideas, and recognize boundaries. Children who play do better in school and become more successful adults.

Educational Philosophy

Learn Through Play

Consider The Strong museum for a school lesson, customized field trip, or a variety of higher education experiences.

All educational experiences provided by the museum use the power of play to enhance learning. Experience playful learning amid dynamic, hands-on exhibits and world-renowned collections.

Our Philosophy

Pre-K to Grade 8

The Strong offers a wide range of school lessons for students facilitated by museum educators.

Grade 7 to 12 Programs

Museum educators create custom programs to uniquely suit particular class needs.

Educational Programs

The Strong museum offers an array of educational programs for all types of learners and groups.

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Education programs underwritten in part by

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