Augsburger Puppentheatermuseum, Augsburg

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Experience a fun bit of culture at Augsburger Puppentheatermuseum, a marionette theater that features puppet-show adaptations of fairy tales and other stories. Plays for both children and adults are offered. While fairy tales are more commonly performed for children, adults will be entertained with comical and serious plays, as well as musical pieces. During the intermission, head backstage to discover how the puppets are made and operated and to meet the professionals behind the scene. To visit Augsburger Puppentheatermuseum and other attractions in Augsburg, use our Augsburg trip planning website.
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  • The Puppenkiste was top of our list of attractions to visit in Augsburg, mainly because we had seen the puppets on TV on many occasions when living in Germany in the 1990s. The puppet displays were...  more »
  • I (Carmen) grew up in Augsburg and the Puppenkiste was part of my upbringing. Now I'm sad (though it's not surprising) to say that all plays are only in German, some even in native tongue but all are....  more »
  • A must visit for kids n elders (who still r child @ mind).
  • Das Museum selbst ist hübsch und interessant, aber leider etwas klein. Im Restaurant haben wir leider nicht herausgefunden können, was man tun muss, um bedient zu werden. Die Kellnerin ist 25 Minuten lang an uns vorbei gegangen und hat uns immer nur den Rücken zugedreht, während sie die Chefs des Hauses am Nebentisch freudestrahlend bedient hat. Keine schöne Erfahrung. Vorstellung stand auch keine an. Das Essen an den Nebentischen sah sehr lecker aus.
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