Puppet Theatre Museum (Museo dell' Opra dei Pupi)

This is a small puppet theatre featuring the pupi of the maestroIgnazio Puglisi (1904-1986) in a collection arranged on various thematic lines: rooms devoted to monsters (devils, skeletons, giants), to knights, Saracens and to cartoni, silhouettes and cardboard figures depicting the scenery or the background. Finally, the last room is devoted to characters from traditional comedy, enacted in Sicilian dialect at the end of each presentation.

Useful information

Address : 

Piazza Madrice

Phone:

+39 0931 917433

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

9.30am-12.30pm, 3.30pm-5.30pm, Sun 10am-noon, 3.30pm-5pm

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