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

Had a nice visit taking our toddler and 4th grader. Loved the exhibits that talked about the history of puppetry and had examples from all over the world.... Read Full Review

So fun and so many interesting things to see and learn about. Our family really enjoyed this museum and the puppet show was SO GOOD! We were able to catch... Read Full Review

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

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TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 stars Based on 485 traveler reviews

Nice little museum

Smalll enough so it’s not overwhelming but big enough to have great exhibits. Jim Henson is a big part of it. A great way to spend a couple of hours. Read Full Review

Worth a Visit

Nostalgia abounds at this little museum. It was a nice change of pace from the other museums we visited that day. Read Full Review

Most amazing museum ever

If you love puppets (especially Jim Henson puppets) then you must visit. They have an amazing collection. I love the Labyrinth collection. Read Full Review

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