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Paddington Bear Character Costume

Storybook Summer: Paddington Bear

Pose with Paddington Bear from Michael Bond’s Paddington book series at The Strong during Story Book Summer! Make your own floppy hat like Paddington’s to wear on your adventures. Make sure you stick around for a Goodbye Parade each day, starting at the Sesame Street steps 10 minutes before closing!


August 17, 2022
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.