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Animal Encounters

  • Dates: April 15, 2020 - May 27, 2020
  • Start Time: 1:30 PM
  • Times: Starting: 01:30 PM
  • Admission: General museum admission with butterfly garden entry: $21 for guests ages 2 and older, $4 for members ages 2 and older, free for guests under age 2. Fees subject to change.
  • Location: The Strong Museum
  • Address: One Manhattan Square Rochester, NY 14607-3998
  • Phone: (585) 263-2700
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Visit Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden on select Wednesdays at noon for a special presentation with butterfly garden staff. Learn about the creatures that call the garden their home. Get up close to featured animals or insects—including crested geckos, bearded dragons, and red footed tortoises—and discover facts about their native environments, eating habits, and more. Garden admission fees apply. Animal Encounters dates and times are subject to change.