Lifelong Learning Butterfly Talk at The Strong Museum October 16

The Strong News Release
One Manhattan Square Rochester, NY 14607 • 585-263-2700 •

August 28, 2018

For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365,

Noelle McElrath-Hart, 585-410-6325,

Lifelong Learning Butterfly Talk
at The Strong® Museum
October 16

Adults age 55 and older can enjoy a special behind-the-scenes opportunity during the Lifelong Learning Butterfly Talk at The Strong museum on Tuesday, October 16 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Explore The Strong’s Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden, learn about the butterfly lifecycle, and more.

Enjoy a classroom-style talk with The Strong’s biologist, who will provide fascinating facts and information about butterflies. Then join a guided tour of Upstate New York’s only year-round, indoor butterfly garden. Stroll among lush, tropical foliage and flowers and encounter hundreds of exotic butterflies from around the world. Spend the remainder of your time on your own exploring the museum.

Tickets for Lifelong Learning Butterfly Talk are $15 and may be purchased online or by calling Guest Information Services at 585-263-2700. This experience for adults 55 and older. Photo ID is required at the time of the visit.



Museum Hours: Monday–Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

General Admission Fees (does not include admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden®): age 2 and older $15, under age 2 free, members free. Fees subject to change.

Admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden: General Admission fee plus $4 for members, $5 for nonmembers, under age 2 free. Fees subject to change.

Parking: Free parking is available at the museum for all guests on a first-come, first-served basis during regular museum hours. Please note that, on high visitation days, the museum lot may reach capacity early in the day. If space is not available on site at the time of your visit, additional parking is available at neighboring municipal garages for a fee. The Strong is not responsible for fees incurred at off-site locations.