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New Blog Post: Sid Sackson: Game Player and Designer - The Strong not only collects playthings, but also acquires significant material related to the invention, manufacture, and use of those playthings. One of the museum’s treasures is the collection of games, game prototypes, and archives from noted American game inventor and historian, Sid Sackson. Sackson (1920–2002) is revered among inventors, collectors, and serious players, for...
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New Blog Post: Domestic Hobbies: The Fight for Community in the Face of Isolation and Injustice
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New Blog Post: Light Up the Night with Mega Man Rock - I have a confession to make. It’s kind of embarrassing, but I’m hoping readers will understand. I’m 34 years old, and just recently, I attended my first rock concert. Perhaps unsurprisingly, considering my profession, this concert consisted of a hard rock opera based on the 1980s video game series Mega Man. In the early 2000s,...
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New Blog Post: Game Night! - It’s game night and my friends are gathered in my dining room. Four of them are face-down in a plateful of whipped cream, with their hands tied behind their backs, desperately trying to find snack-size candy bars hidden underneath. The rest of the group are laughing raucously, cheering their partners on. The goal of the...
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New Blog Post: When the Old Becomes New—Timeless Toy Designs
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Soccer Smash Weekend is almost here! Enjoy the Rochester premiere of Seleccion Canina (K9 World Cup), a tale about soccer-playing dogs. Show off fancy footwork in the soccer play area, take pictures with local soccer team mascots, make soccer themed crafts, and more April 23 & 24. http://www.museumofplay.org/calendar
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Join us for Supercalifragilistic Weekend this Saturday & Sunday, May 14 & 15. http://www.museumofplay.org/calendar
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The Strong welcomes 2016 inductees Grand Theft Auto III, The Legend of Zelda, The Oregon Trail, The Sims, Sonic the Hedgehog, and Space Invaders to the World Video Game Hall of Fame! http://www.worldvideogamehalloffame.org/
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Soccer Smash Weekend is here! Enjoy the Rochester premiere of Seleccion Canina (K9 World Cup), a tale about soccer-playing dogs (seating is limited). Show off fancy footwork in the soccer play area, take pictures with local soccer team mascots, make soccer themed crafts, and more today and tomorrow. http://www.museumofplay.org/calendar
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Hey college students! The museum offers two-for-one general admission to students with current college ID. #BOGO http://www.museumofplay.org/visit/hours-admission-fees
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Don't miss your last chance to see Playing with Power: Celebrating 30 Years of the Nintendo Entertainment System! Exhibit runs through April 24. http://www.museumofplay.org/exhibits/playing-with-power
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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.