Shop Holiday Kickoff Sale on November 19

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

October 18, 2019

For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365,

Noelle McElrath-Hart, 585-410-6325,

Shop Holiday Kickoff Sale
at the Museum Shop at The Strong®

Up to 30% off Purchases on November 19

Looking for great quality holiday gifts? Don’t miss a day of shopping and good deals at The Strong museum on Tuesday, November 19 from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Strong Shop SaleThe Strong members save 30% on purchases during non-museum hours (8 to 10 a.m. and 5 to 7:30 p.m.) and save 25% during museum hours (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.). Nonmembers can visit the shop during non-museum hours and save 15% on purchases.

The museum shop at The Strong offers:

  • Gifts themed around the museum’s permanent exhibits, such as Can You Tell Me How to Get to Sesame Street and Berenstain Bears, as well as short-term exhibits such as DC Super Heroes: Discover Your Superpowers;
  • Puzzles, crafts, and educational games; and
  • Toys featured in the National Toy Hall of Fame.


The museum shop is just around the corner from the museum’s new admissions area and is accessible without general museum admission. The museum shop accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover Card. Some exclusions apply. See shop for details. Discount while supplies last.



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: Limited parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis in the museum’s parking garage. Parking in the garage is free through January, 2020. The garage can be accessed from Howell Street on the south side of the museum. 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.