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Barbie™ You Can Be Anything: The Experience™ Closing Celebration

Visit Barbie™ You Can Be Anything: The Experience™ before it leaves The Strong. Explore the history of Barbie and learn about the wide variety of careers that Barbie has had throughout her lifetime. Design your own time capsule and craft a hat that exemplifies a career that you might aspire to. Listen to stories about the lives and careers of other great women such as Amelia Earhart, Ruth Handler, and Florence Nightingale at special story readings throughout the day.

This event occurs on both Saturday and Sunday, May 4 & 5.


May 5
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Visit a highly interactive, collections-based museum devoted to the history and exploration of play.