Center For Puppetry Arts Featured in “8 Best Things to Do with Kids in Atlanta”
By Marcea Cazel
The capital of Georgia and its most populous city, Atlanta is known for eclectic neighborhoods, civil rights history, and great food. It’s also a fun place to explore with children. The many museums, outdoor spaces, animal attractions, and other fun activities ensure that families have plenty to do to keep little ones busy when visiting. Here are some of the best things to do with kids when visiting Atlanta.
What Is It? Founded in 1978, the Center for Puppetry Arts’ mission is to introduce visitors to the art of puppetry through exhibits, performances and learning programs.
Why Do It? Its Worlds of Puppetry Museum is home to more than 5000 puppets and artifacts and explores the history of puppets around the world.
Good to Know: The Jim Henson Gallery is a must-see, as contains puppets and props from Sesame Street, The Muppets, and Fraggle Rock.