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Augsburger Puppentheatermuseum

Spitalgasse 15, 86150 Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 821 4503450
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Loved it as a child - you'll love it now

It is a great museum for all of those who watched the Augsburger Puppenkiste as a child. It brings... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2015
Singapore, Singapore
Puppet Theater

This is an amazing display of marionettes - they were staged in glass cases with the historic... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2015
Austin, Texas
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Spitalgasse 15, 86150 Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 821 4503450
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Reviewed 15 November 2015

It is a great museum for all of those who watched the Augsburger Puppenkiste as a child. It brings back a lot of memories and is well worth the trp.

Thank szplsr
Reviewed 30 September 2015

This is an amazing display of marionettes - they were staged in glass cases with the historic story they represented. We did not get to see a show, but those are supposed to be excellent.

1  Thank Alemania28
Reviewed 14 August 2015

My wife and my kids always watched the stories from Puppenstube at the television. The kids told me regularly what they saw and this is how I do know some of the stories. It was funny to see the dols of these stories. There was...More

1  Thank pore
Reviewed 18 April 2015

This place is a genuine museum of interesting exhibits and fun revolving around puppets and marionettes. The puppet shows were completely booked but we were not disappointed by the museum and charm of the place. If possible, get tickets to the show in advance.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 18 February 2015

These marionettes are perhaps a bit cult like to German Speakers. Many German speaking children grew up with the characters (something like 'Bavarian' Muppets)....However, If you don't speak German or enjoy marionettes this probably isn't worth your time--as the cultural significance will likely be lost...More

Thank Waveblanca
Reviewed 3 December 2014

The museum is well done and offers enough attractions for several hours. For fans of the famous characters made popular by German TV it is a absolut must, showing the original puppets of the heroes and many sets. For smaller children there are special activities....More

Thank climatepolicy
Reviewed 29 June 2014

when you have children and love puppets, you will like to see this. But it is only in german, with dialekt also.

1  Thank Aity M
Reviewed 19 June 2014

This is a wonderful place to see a puppet show with your children, its an activity I have loved since I was a child.

Thank worldtravelsavy
Reviewed 15 May 2014

I was a little disappointed in this Museum. But only because of my own expectations (think Disney). It was interesting to see, but if I had know a little more about it, I probably wouldn't have taken the time out of our short stay to...More

Thank Eileen S
Reviewed 18 April 2014

Puppenkiste - germans grew up with it... special, 4 part shows on tv during Christmastime. I was lucky enough to be a Augsburger, I grew up seeing shows in the Theater. The Museum brings back memories, scenes and exhibits from these plays, the tin can...More

1  Thank Angela S
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