Believe in Unicorns on January 11 and 12

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

December 19, 2019

For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365,

Noelle McElrath-Hart, 585-410-6325,

Believe in Unicorns
at The Strong® Museum
January 11 & 12

Enjoy a whimsical weekend with Believe in Unicorns at The Strong museum on Saturday, January 11 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, January 12 from 1 to 4 p.m. Take pictures with royalty, learn about real-life marine unicorns, and more:

Believe in Unicorns

  • Snap a photo with the Unicorn Princess and Prince.
  • Learn about The Strong’s whitemargin unicornfish with the museum’s biologist every hour on Saturday between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. and Sunday between 1 and 3 p.m.
  • Make a unicorn horn to wear and play unicorn ring toss.
  • Saturday morning only, watch as John Barthelmes of Spotlight Arts constructs a life-size unicorn balloon sculpture. The sculpture will remain on view through Sunday.

 Believe in Unicorns is included with general museum admission fees. Public programs underwritten in part by Delta Air Lines, the official airline of The Strong.



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 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. The garage can be accessed from Howell Street on the south side of the museum. Please note that, on high visitation days, the museum garage 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.