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New Blog Post: Playing Pirate - It’s 9:43 a.m. on September 19, and you’re eyeing the morning’s deadlines when the usually reserved graphic artist pokes her head into your office and says, “Ye’ll have me that copy before the sun is over the yard-arm, or I’ll have ye walkin’ the plank, ye swab, ye scurvy son of a sea dog.” With...
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Celebrate Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice exhibit opening on September 24 & 25. Opening weekend only, meet Fidelisaurus, the mascot for Fidelis Care. http://www.museumofplay.org/calendar
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Please note: Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden is closed today for maintenance.
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Please note: Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden is closed today for maintenance.
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Please note: Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden will be closed for maintenance September 12 & 13.
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Roar in for Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice coming to the museum on September 24. http://www.museumofplay.org/exhibits/dinosaurs
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Please note: Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden will be closed for maintenance September 12 & 13.
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Get up close with touchable dinosaurs of all shapes and sizes—including the mighty Tyrannosaur rex, horned Triceratops, and four-legged Edmontosaurus in Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice. Exhibit opens September 24. http://www.museumofplay.org/exhibits/dinosaurs
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The 2016 National Toy Hall of Fame finalists have been announced. Which of these 12 toys was your favorite? Take the online poll. http://www.toyhalloffame.org/
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New Blog Post: An Ancient Game in a Digital Age - Recently for The Strong’s American Journal of Play, I reviewed Garry Fine’s new book on the sociology of chess, and I particularly enjoyed his discussion on the role of computers in chess. I’ve been a dedicated chess player all my life. Born in 1969, I learned chess at a time when the game surged in...
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New Blog Post: Playing Catch - Several years ago, friends came to visit and brought along their Australian shepherd/border collie mix and this black Kong dog toy. (Kong toy? The inventor said the toy looked like “an earplug for King Kong,” and the name stuck.) The herder pursued the toy with agility and persistence. Our Charlie the Dog, a mini-goldendoodle (another...
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Celebrate the anniversary of the iconic game Sonic the Hedgehog—one of the newest inductees to The Strong’s World Video Game Hall of Fame Saturday & Sunday, September 17 & 18.
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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.

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585-263-2700