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

We ended up here, quite frankly because it is Sunday and a lot of things were closed.. BUT -- I'm so glad we did. When we bought tickets. There was a... Read Full Review

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

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... Read Full Review

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TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 stars Based on 472 traveler reviews

Hidden Gem!

Fantastic!! A little trip back in time, we practically had the place to ourselves! The section on Jim Henson was the best! Highly recommend! Read Full Review

A must see! Cannot believe I didn't know about it until this recent trip!!

Admittedly the draw was being of a generation that grew up on all things Jim Henson (Sesame Street, Muppets, Fraggle Rock, Dark Crystal, Labyrinth) and it's all there on display! Mesmerized by being... Read Full Review

Interesting and informative.

I found it interesting to learn about Jim Henson and the art of puppetry. I did not see a show but walked around the small museum. It was fun remembering the characters from all the different... Read Full Review

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