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National Toy Hall of Fame Celebration Weekend

Honor the newly inducted toys and revel in a weekend of activities featuring puppets and the cardboard box. Create your own princess or puppy marionette to take home. Play with a variety of puppet toys donated by Folkmanis. Visit with a museum curator to learn about the history of puppets at 2 p.m. each day. Enjoy a musical performance of Toy Suite by Eastman School of Music students and professors. Saturday only, see incredible feats of skill performed by puppets in Circus on a String by Robert Rogers Puppet Company. Sunday only, delight in an original theater presentation of Cardboard Explosion! led by puppeteer Brad Shur. Included with general museum admission fees.