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Support Oregon's First and Only Puppet Museum!!
The Portland Puppet Museum is located at:
906 SE Umatilla St, Portland, OR 97202
Open Thursday - Sunday -2:00 - 8:00 pm
with FREE Admission
(We're at the corner of 9th & Umatilla in the Sellwood district,
two blocks south of Tacoma Street - which goes over the
Trimet Bus 70 comes closest to the museum (Three blocks away)
Open Thursday - Sunday from 2:00 - 8:00 pm
Museum Admission is always FREE!! But we do charge for
our performances and workshops
We are now reopened as we present our new exhibit
"Puppets of the Ancient World", and we have a wonderful
Spring filled with lots of things to do both at the museum
Portland Puppet Museum
Special Guest Appearances:
NOT AT THE MUSEUM!!!
Oodles 4 Kids
(7727 SE 13th Ave, Portland, OR 97202)
Chinese New Year's Party - Fun All Day (but we
perform At 11:00 a.m, and 2:00 p.m.)
Build-A-Puppet Workshops: (At the Museum)
Build a Puppet Adult Night Fri Mar 2nd - 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Build a Puppet (Family Session) Sat Mar 3rd - 1:00 to 4:00 p.m
Build a Puppet (Family Session) Sun March 4th 1:00 to 4:00 p.m
Yes, the long-awaited Build a Puppet Workshops are back in March
this year. Mark you calendars for these three days .
Let’s have some FUN!!!
Come and make your own puppet.
With our small class size,(Max 8 students) We can take the time
to help you make a puppet that you will take home, display proudly,
and actually use or give as a gift. Even big people have fun in our
First, you choose your favorite abandoned, cleaned, and gently
used stuffed animal from our stock, or recycle a (former) favorite
from home. Just like a rescue shelter for dogs or cats, we've got
lots of lonely (but lovely) animals awaiting adoption in many sizes
and colors, but only one is just right for you or your child . Then
we help you or your child modify and remake the animal into a
magical fantasy creation limited only by your imagination. We've
got boxes full of outfits, sparkly stuff, accessories and fun things
to help create the perfect companion.
Limit of eight attendees per session, so reservations are important
$25.00 admission. Best for ages 5-adult. (You will be working with
scissors & hot-glue)
For Reservations stop by the museum,call (503) 233-7723, e-mail:
email@example.com or Purchase advance tickets on-line at:
(Note: once there, choose carefully because there may be multiple
show, date, and time choices. - NO service charge is applied to
On-line tickets are held for you at the door. - Come join us at the
museum for one of our shows or workshops
Big folks Theatre - Performance: (ALL MIKADO PG - 13 Only
Get ready for some spicy fun as The Portland Puppet Museum
presents Adult Night Out March 8th, 9th , 10th , and 11th.
Ping Pong the Panda will gather all his panda friends once again to
lampoon one of the worlds 'most beloved Gilbert and Sullivan's
operettas. In just a little over an hour. These crazy but extremely
talented panda puppetss recreate the world of ancient fictional
Japan in a tale of love , tragedy , sex, politics and drama. Wine
tasting and fruit and cheese and gummy bears are thrown into the
evening shows Thur, Fri, and Sat starting at 7:30 pm to 9:00pm.
The Sunday show is an afternoon matinee starting at 2pm, gummy
bears and tea or lemonade included.
Ticket Price is $15.00 per person or 2 for $25.00
Ping Pong's Mikado is rated PG 13 due to adult humor and themes .
Ping Pong's Mikadoo Thu Mar 8th 7:30 p.m.
Ping Pong's Mikadoo Fri Mar 9th 7:30 p.m.
Ping Pong's Mikadoo Sat Mar 10th 7:30 p.m.
Ping Pong's Mikado Sun Mar 11th 2:00 p.m.
Later in March
We are delighted to also bring back our Easter Adventure "The
Great Race". March 17th,18th, 25th, and 31st as well as a special
performance Easter Afternoon, April 1st @ 2:00 pm.. The shows
are running at 2 pm with a special 10 am show for tiny tot
preschoolers on March 31st.
Peter Rabbit has been chosen to deliver the chocolate Easter Eggs
this year by Mother Goose. Can he deliver them on time as he
races Mortimer the Tortoise through the lands of Little Miss
Muffett, Little Boy Blue, and Simple Simon? With the help of the
children in the audience he just might. This very interactive show
was a favorite one of ours to perform at Macy's in the Bay Area
for over 10 years, it also inspired the hit Broadway Show ,"Into
The Woods". Tickets are $10.00 at the door or $8.00 advance on
Small children as well as adults love this show. the nursery rhymes
and the puppets.
The Great Race Sat Mar 17th 2:00 p.m
The Great Race Sun Mar 18th 2;00 p.m
The Great Race Sun Mar 25th 2:00 p.m
The Great Race Sat Mar 31st 10:00 a.m
(Special Tiny Tots Performance)
The Great Race Sat Mar 31st 2:00 p.m.
The Great Race Easter Sun Apr 1st 2:00 p.m.