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Center for Puppetry Arts

1404 Spring St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309-2820
+1 404-873-3391
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Nice short visit

It's an interesting set of exhibits. Maybe about 45 minutes at your own pace. My favorite... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Jon_94117
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San Francisco, California
The Henson/Labyrinth exhibit was amazing

MY wife and I made a trip to Atlanta just to see the Labyrinth exhibit. It is her favorite movie... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Kate H
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Hickory, North Carolina
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1404 Spring St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309-2820
Midtown
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+1 404-873-3391
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

It's an interesting set of exhibits. Maybe about 45 minutes at your own pace. My favorite displays were the puppets from across the globe; it lets you realize how much of a shared cultural experience puppetry is. The display had some kid-friendly aspects, but was...More

Thank Jon_94117
Reviewed 14 March 2017

MY wife and I made a trip to Atlanta just to see the Labyrinth exhibit. It is her favorite movie and she loves David Bowie so it was a must see for her. The Henson exhibit was amazing for me as I got to see...More

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The best is to get a yearly membership if you have kids. You can have a front row seating and the admission to a puppet workshop after the shows. Very interactive.

Thank Robin W
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Great museum, play area with structures, easy and free parking, easy to find, and the puppet shows are wonderful.

Thank Barefootsphynx
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I found this on a whim looking at Trip advisor on things to do in ATL. And just my luck the LABYRINTH exhibit was here so we HAD to go. First off the building itself is funky and fun-and after you buy your ticket (regular...More

2  Thank Joy N
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here coming back from South Georgia Heading for Tennessee. Wonderful Museum. Lots of activities for the kids. Lots of interactive games for the kids as well. Three separate venues inside all four price of one ticket. And we may not even watch the...More

Thank Izzy333
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We enjoyed our day at the Puppetry Center for Arts. . .and the Children's Group that attended with us is still talking about their experience. Not only is this place a "treat" in the sense of experiencing "puppetry" but it was a delight to have...More

Thank ChurchKat
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Absolutely loved this place. I love museums in general, but only a few exhibitions make me want to go through a second time. This was one of them (both for their permanent collection and the Labrynth special exhibition). I went through, smiling the whole way,...More

Thank julieadventures
Reviewed 10 February 2017

If you have kids you need to visit here... really fun shows and great activities for kids... year long events and visits make it new every time

Thank B926OWjamesl
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We took our girl scout troop here (ages 5-10) and they had a wonderful time. Even the adults enjoyed themselves.

Thank CarneyATL
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Christine T
Do you have to purchase tickets in advance for the museum or can you get them when you go to the museum that day?
5 April 2017|
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Response from Kate K | Reviewed this property |
No, we bought ours at the door when we got there.
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Christine T
Is the airport fairly close to the museum? What airport would it be? Can you get by using a taxi or an Uber?
9 October 2016|
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Response from oceanquest33 | Reviewed this property |
Getting from the Atlanta airport to Puppetry is very easy. MARTA train departs from the Airport. Take the train to MIDTOWN STATION. You can walk fifteen minutes to the Puppetry from MIDTOWN STATION or call UBER for a... More
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OatmealCabbagePeel
Do you have wheelchairs? My husband has a herniated disc and a torn disc and can't walk right now, but wants to joins us.
29 March 2016|
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Response from ssatl1948 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, they don't have any on site
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