Advance Butterfly Garden

Advance General Admission

Advance General Admission Tickets $16
Does not include admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden

General museum admission tickets are $16.00 each for guests age 2 and older. All children age 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Enter the quantity of child (ages 2 to 15) tickets and adult (ages 16 or older) tickets you would like to purchase in the form below. Tickets will be emailed to you upon completion of order.

This ticket does not include admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden, if you are interested in combination museum plus butterfly garden admission tickets, please visit this page.

How to redeem tickets:

  1. When you arrive at the museum, enter the general admission line and present your tickets at the front desk. You may print out your tickets or present them on a mobile device. All guests use the same check-in line.
  2. Protect your tickets. Only the first scan of the bar-coded ticket will allow admission. In the event that duplicate tickets are presented or a ticket has already been scanned, The Strong reserves the right to refuse entry. The Strong is not responsible for any loss caused by unauthorized duplication of tickets.
  3. Tickets purchased online are not refundable, not eligible for any discounts, and must be used by the date printed.

Please check that the correct email address has been entered or tickets will not be delivered.

Play for Life by Brian Sutton-Smith

Play for Life: Play Theory and Play as Emotional Survival is an edited compilation that contains, among other features, the final book-length manuscript of Brian Sutton-Smith, the preeminent play scholar of the late 20th and early 21st centuries.

Play for Life is available in hardcover or soft cover.  Using the form below, choose the version you would like to order. Please allow 15 business days for delivery. Price includes shipping and any applicable sales tax. 

The Happiest Hour!

Tickets to the Happiest Hour are $15 each ($12 for members). You must be 21 years or older to attend. Museum security officers will check photo IDs and bags upon entering the museum. Tickets must be purchased online and are not refundable. ATMs are available in the museum. The Happiest Hour is a fundraiser to benefit The Strong. Admission to this event is not covered by museum membership. Limited free parking is available in the museum lot on a first-come, first-served basis.

Members: To receive the member discount, you must first register a username and password 

  1. Click the ‘Register’ link at the top right corner of the screen then complete the username and password registration form. Be sure the information you enter on the registration form (name, address, email, and phone) matches the information you provided to the museum when you purchased your membership.
  2. Once you have registered your username and password, return to this ticket page and sign in with your new username and password using the ‘Sign in’ link at the top right of the screen.
  3. The $3 member discount will automatically apply to your ticket order in the shopping cart when you check out. If you have any questions, please call 585-263-2700.

Your tickets will be emailed to you. Please ensure you have typed your email address correctly.

Museum Monday for Seniors

Woodbury School Application

Woodbury School tuition payments

Sensory-Friendly Early Opening

Women in Games

Women in Games: Student Symposium

Global Game Jam Next