Photo by Sara Hanna Photography courtesy of Center for Puppetry Arts

Center for Puppetry Arts

Jan 1, 2019 – Dec 31, 2021
Every Tue-Fri9am – 5pm
Every Sat10am – 5pm
Every Sun12pm – 5pm
Next: 9:00am on Feb 25
Self-guided Tours:
General Admission$12.50
Children (2 and under)Free!
Guided Tours:
General Admission$16.50
Children (2 and under)Free!
General Admission$19.50 to $24.50
Children (2 and under)Free!
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The Center for Puppetry Arts strives to inspire imagination, education and community through the global art of puppetry. It offers various exhibits, puppet performances and workshops to the public.

Visitors can enjoy a self-guided adventure through the Center's exhibits. The World of Puppetry Museum features the world's most comprehensive collection of the work of Jim Henson. See all the iconic characters: Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Oscar the Grouch, Bert and Ernie, and many more! Then, tour the Global Collection with puppets from around the world. Visitors can also purchase tickets for guided and behind the scenes tours.

The Center presents a wide variety of family fun, including innovative adaptations of classic stories and dynamic new works by the Center’s company as well as other American and international artists. There are shows geared toward adults as well.

Film Series:
The Film Series showcases puppets on the big screen – celebrating the art of puppetry as captured by the camera.

Onsite offerings include a create-a-puppet workshop, the explore puppetry series, discovery days and a research library.



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