Center For Puppetry Arts

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Center For Puppetry Arts
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The Center For Puppetry Arts is located in Atlanta, Georgia and is one of only a few puppet museums in the world. Puppetry has deep cultural roots in many societies.

Jim Henson’s Legacy: The presence of the Jim Henson Collection makes the center particularly special. Fans of the Muppets and Jim Henson’s work can see iconic characters up close, gaining insight into the creative process behind these beloved creations.

Global Puppetry Collection: The center’s collection goes beyond the Muppets and includes puppets from various cultures around the world. This global perspective on puppetry showcases the rich history and diversity of this art form.

    Diverse Puppetry Styles: The center showcases a wide range of puppetry styles, from traditional hand puppets to intricate marionettes and shadow puppets.

    Interactive Exhibits: The museum at the center features interactive exhibits that allow visitors to get hands-on with puppetry. This interactive approach enhances the learning experience and makes it enjoyable for visitors of all ages.

    Memorable Experience: Whether it’s attending a live performance, exploring the museum, or participating in a workshop, a visit to the Center for Puppetry Arts is likely to be a memorable and enjoyable experience.

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