1404 Spring St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309


Contact Info

(404) 873-3089

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 including the hands-on museum.

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.

Yelp Reviews

4.5 stars

This is a really darling place with a lot more to offer than I thought. The show (which is extra) is definitely worth it. It a was absolutely adorable and... Read Full Review

I thought this place was very different. I've never been to a Puppet museum or anything even sort of like that. The Jim Henson exhibit was, of course, great... Read Full Review

This was a fantastic experience for my 5 y.o. and one year old girls. They both loved the show, "The Little Mermaid Pirate" as they've both become... Read Full Review

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TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 stars Based on 474 traveler reviews

Fun for about a half hour

Museum was fun to tour and had nice exhibits. You really get to relive your childhood. A few exhibits are interactive where you get to work the puppets. My favorite exhibit was the Madam exhibit... Read Full Review

A wonderful and exciting place to visit and be a kid again

OMG. This place brings out great memories from childhood and made me smile throughout my visit. It is a must see. Allow more time than you think. If you get as excited as I did, you will want to... Read Full Review

Fun experience

Museum is very cool! You have one side that teaches you about the history of puppetry and the other side is more based on shows and movies. Both sides are really neat and informative! All employees... Read Full Review

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