So much fun, so close to home. Don't miss upcoming programs and events at the museum and online!
Bring your rockin’ reader to meet the coolest cat around, Pete the Cat from Eric Litwin and James Dean’s Pete the Cat series! Listen to your favorite Pete the Cat books, make groovy headbands, and end each day with a Purr-fect jam session by playing instruments to show off your cool moves! What a chill way to kick off Story Book Summer! Stick around for a Goodbye Parade each day, starting at the Sesame Street steps 10 minutes before closing!
Character created by James Dean. Art © James Dean 2012.
Become a champion for play and help make a difference in the lives of the children and families who play, learn, and grow with The Strong.
When children pretend, they’re using their imaginations to move beyond the bounds of reality. A stick can be a magic wand. A sock can be a puppet. A small child can be a superhero.
Visit a highly interactive, collections-based museum devoted to the history and exploration of play.