Address

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, 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.

Yelp Reviews

4.5 stars

So my husband really wanted to visit this place. I remember that Dekalb County Library offers a pass that'll allow up to four people to enter the museum for... Read Full Review

I really enjoyed my time here and I'm an adult. I think kids, if they are not afraid of puppets, would have a great time here too. Every single person who... Read Full Review

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TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 stars Based on 466 traveler reviews

Fun place to check out

Interesting and delightful look into the world of puppetry, including some history of this art form as well as more modern takes such as Jim Henson's muppets and the world of The Dark Crystal... Read Full Review

Great Attraction in Atlanta

We only had time to visit one thing on our way through. Im so glad we chose the CPA. The permanent exhibit is spectacular and the Dark Crystal feature is fantastic and fascinating. Lots of cool... Read Full Review

Worth the trip!

This reminded me of my childhood! There were so many amazing things like fraggle rock that I forgot all about. It’s not overpriced and it’s fun for the whole family!! Highly recommend. I would of... Read Full Review

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