Storrs, Connecticut: Museum of Puppetry

A global collection of 2,600 puppets (not all on display), Including Muppets and puppets from obscure children's television shows.

Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry

Address:
1 Royce Circle, Storrs, CT
Directions:
Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry. Despite its association with the University, this is in a bizarre-looking multi-storied shopping plaza in town. Take CT-195/Storrs Rd to the traffic light in midtown, turn toward the little park, then make a left. You'll see the museum on the right; it has a red storefront.
Hours:
Tu-Su 11-7 (Call to verify)
Phone:
860-486-8580
Admission:
$5 suggested donation
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Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry.

Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry

2,600 puppets displayed on a rotating basis, Including the Muppets and puppets from obscure children's television shows that I never heard of. There are also exotic puppets from around the world. In addition, the museum has scheduled puppet performances.

[Bill La Civita, 07/27/2018]

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