News

Loutka Spejbla.
30. 4. 2021

We are very happy because we are reopening on Monday, May 3rd! And the happiest one is Mr. Spejbl, who can finally welcome the first adventurers in his travel office. Thank you all for your patience and we look forward to...

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Colorful puppets from the exhibiton Nest For a Soul.
11. 5. 2020

The Chrudim Puppetry Museum opens after a forced break on May 11th. However, due to the hygienic measures and due to the fact that we are planning relatively significant changes in the permanent exhibition, it will be...

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Vincent van Gogh painting with a tree in bloom.
21. 3. 2020

Despite a whirlwind of bad news and necessary restrictions, one cannot fail to notice that spring is slowly coming, the most beautiful season for many people. This year, many of us are hoping that warm weather could stop or at...

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A puppet of an older gentleman.
11. 3. 2020

We would like to apologize but the museum will be closed until further notice due to government restrictions against corona virus spreading. We are looking forward to seing you soon!

Hurvínek.
4. 3. 2020

Since Wednesday, March 4th, we're back in a normal mode! The construction work, which required the closure of the shop and the operation of the lift, is well over and the museum is now accessible to visitors with reduced...

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Road sign for construction work.
31. 1. 2020

Dear visitors, we are very sorry, but due to construction work in one of the museum buildings, the operation of the museum will be restricted until further notice. What does this mean for you? Unfortunately, it is not possible...

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Photo of František Tvrdek.
24. 1. 2020

The legendary creator of the luminescence theater, designer, theater director, puppeteer and teacher František Tvrdek was born on January 26, 1920 in Prague. At the Nocturno Theater he staged interiors and costumes using...

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Lady Skier - a paper puppet.
13. 1. 2020 to 29. 1. 2020

Due to regular maintenance, the museum will be closed from 13th to 29th January 2020. We apologize and thank you for your understanding.

Representatives of the Seoul Historical Museum visiting the permanent exhibition of the Chrudim Puppetry Museum.
12. 12. 2019

In addition to many other events and exhibitions, next year we are preparing an exhibition of Czech puppetry in South Korea. The prestigious exhibition at the Seoul Historical Museum will be open on June 2, 2020. In addition...

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Puppet The Mowgli by Pavel Kalfus.
21. 11. 2019

We are very happy, the museum was mentioned in an article by Tanya Mohn for the New York Times. The article named Global Shopping With UNESCO as Your Guide shows as UNESCO which designates historically important sites does...

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