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Center for Puppetry Arts

1404 Spring St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309 View Map

The Center for Puppetry Arts is a unique cultural treasure - a magical place where children and adults are educated, enlightened and entertained. The Center has introduced millions of visitors to the wonder and art of puppetry, and offers enchanting performances, puppet workshops, the hands-on museum and much more.

Three performance series host a variety of shows including a Family Series, Summerfest and the Experimental Puppetry Theatre (for more mature audiences!) Get up close and personal with puppets in the Center's museum, which houses a collection of puppets, books, posters and videos from around the world. Admission to the show also includes the Puppet Workshop, post-show.

Ticket prices vary by show; check website for admission and show schedule.

TripAdvisor Reviews

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4.5 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 422 traveler reviews

Amazing entertainment ! It will make you feel like you want to become a member !

Amazing entertainment ! The building of Puppets, upstairs, at the end is fun.We planned our visit during one of the shows - it adds double the fun ! Parking is tight ! Read Full Review

Perfect for Kids

We have been several times and loved it. The puppet shows are fantastic. I have three young children and they were very entertained. Read Full Review

For Kids of All Ages

I visited the center on a rainy day and I'm so glad that I did. It was fascinating to see the progression of Jim Henson and company puppets and to learn how they made them come "alive." The World... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

4.5 stars on Yelp Based on 118 traveler reviews

Really a great place to take your kids. The puppeteers do an excellent job and at the end they even give some behind the scenes info. After the show you... Read Full Review

I know what you're thinking.. how interesting can a museum for puppets be... well ill tell ya! Interesting af! This place is awesome!!! Their largest... Read Full Review

I adore the puppet shows for kids here and so does my tot. We have taken our (almost) 3 year old here for a few puppet shows now. We started with the... Read Full Review

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