Batty About Bats on October 12 and 13

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

September 24, 2019

For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365,

Noelle McElrath-Hart, 585-410-6325,

Batty About Bats
at The Strong® Museum
October 12 & 13

Fly in to meet a superhero during Batty About Bats at The Strong museum on Saturday, October 12 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, October 13 from 1 to 4 p.m. Take pictures with Batman and discover the Caped Crusader’s strengths and weaknesses. Learn about the natural superpowers of bats, such as echolocation, and design your own bat-cape.

Batty About BatsLearn more about Batman and other heroes in the DC SUPER HEROES: DISCOVER YOUR SUPERPOWERS exhibit. Find out how to use teamwork, self discovery, and strength to solve problems, fight for justice, and battle villains. Solve puzzles to defeat THE JOKERTM, work to repair the BAT-SIGNALTM, team up with BATGIRLTM to recover a stolen artifact, and more.

Batty About Bats is included with general museum admission fees. Programs underwritten by Delta Air Lines, the official airline of The Strong. Program weekend not affiliated with Warner Brothers or DC Comics. DC Super Heroes: Discover Your Superpowers presented in the Fidelis Care Gallery. Produced by The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis. JUSTICE LEAGUE and all related characters and elements © & ™ DC Comics. WB SHIELD: © & ™ WBEI. (s19)



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 $16, under age 2 free, members free. Fees subject to change.

Admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly GardenGeneral 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.