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The Strong Museum

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Visit 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 step into the world’s most famous neighborhood—Sesame Street. Enjoy a 1918 carousel; indoor, tropical butterfly garden; museum shop; historic diner; and more.

Discover the toys beloved by generations in The Strong’s 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 the most important and influential video games of all time 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. Parking is available in the museum's garage for $5. ATM on site.

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  • Reception Capacity 300
  • Banquet Capacity 290
  • Number of Rooms 4

Meeting Rooms

G. Rollie Adams Atrium
  • Banquet Capacity: 150
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Main Lobby
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
  • Reception Capacity: 250
Paychex Theatre
  • Theater Capacity: 290
Toy Hall of Fame
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 75
Dancing with Wings Butterfly Garden
Entire Museum

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