The Strong is the ultimate play destination for all ages! Explore upstate New York’s largest year-round cultural attraction and experience two floors—more than a city block long—of hands-on, dynamic, interactive exhibit spaces. Discover the world's largest collection of toys, dolls, and games. Play your way through video game and pinball history, leap into the world of American comic book superheroes, and move like a playing piece on a giant game board. Enjoy a 1918 carousel; indoor, tropical butterfly garden; food court; diner; and more.
Meet history’s playful side in The Strong’s three halls of fame. Go hands-on with the toys beloved by generations in the National Toy Hall of Fame; learn about toy industry luminaries such as Milton Bradley, Walt Disney, Jim Henson, and George Lucas of the Toy Industry Hall of Fame; and see how electronic games are changing the way people play, learn, and connect with each other in the World Video Game Hall of Fame.
The Strong is open 362 days a year and is centrally located in Rochester, New York. Visit museumofplay.org or download The Strong Museum Guide mobile app to plan your visit today. Free Wi-Fi and parking. ATM on site.
- Reception Capacity 300
- Banquet Capacity 290
June 15, 2018 - June 25, 2018
For a limited time only, Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures Mobile Park is open at The Strong. Embark on an action-packed adventure in a 26-foot-wide endurance zone. Conquer the twisted spider web,more
June 23, 2018
Explore the evolution of jigsaw puzzles and learn how they have been made through the years. See dozens of puzzle examples, including one of the first puzzles ever made, wooden puzzles form the 18thmore