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New Blog Post: My Year with Atari - Last year, I began processing the Atari Coin-Op Division records, a massive collection The Strong acquired in June 2014. These materials were previously held by a collector who purchased them in 2003 through a sealed-bid auction as Atari Games was liquidating its assets. Housed in four different storage facilities for 11 years, the materials arrived...
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See vintage bikes in the America on Wheels display at The Strong, presented in conjunction with the Rochester Criterium.
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Nominate your favorite toys for this year's induction into the National Toy Hall of Fame. Nominations close July 31. http://www.toyhalloffame.org/
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New Blog Post: Through the Artist’s Eyes - My love of movable books and of antique toys and games containing the richly colored chromolithographs of the last half of the 1800s brought me to The Strong’s Online Collections. I spent four days “oohing” and “ahhing” over the vast archive of images in the museum’s database before I discovered it was possible to view...
Play Stuff blog explores toys, games, and all sorts of other stuff for play - past and present.
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New Blog Post: Domestic Hobbies: The Connection between the Past and the Future
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Check it out! Miss Frizzle from The Magic School Bus will be making an appearance at the museum this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Stop by and talk astronomy with Miss Frizzle!
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New Blog Post: Like Riding a Bike - I’m sure we have all heard the saying “like riding a bike,” referring to a skill that we learned and can’t forget. However, when people say this to me, I have to laugh to myself—because I cannot ride a bike. Well perhaps it’s not cannot as much as have not. Often when I share this...
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New Blog Post: What Do Pinball and Jiminy Cricket Have in Common?
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Take pictures with characters from the 501st Excelsior and Rebel Legion on August 6 and 7 as part of Sci-Fi Summer: Rebels and Imperials. http://www.museumofplay.org/calendar
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The Strong launches the online exhibit Aliens & Monsters: Playing with Creatures from the Deep to explore the mysterious realms of aliens and monsters using games, toys, graphic novels, video games, and other artifacts from the museum’s collections. http://ow.ly/GtLT302fsGz
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New Blog Post: Behind the Scenes: Conservation at The Strong
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chris strauss's profile photo
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mrs coachcotto's profile photo
Darío Cuevas's profile photo
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The Strong offers your family so much fun, so close to home!
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The Strong® is a highly interactive, collections-based museum devoted to the history and exploration of play. It is one of the largest history museums in the United States and one of the leading museums serving families and children.