Everyone has heard of New York City’s “Museum Mile,” but few get uptown to The Museum of the City of New York on Fifth Avenue and 103rd Street, whose latest exhibition, “Puppets of New York,” includes more than 100 puppets spanning New York City history. On display are Howdy Doody, Lamb Chop, Sesame Street’s Oscar the Grouch, and many others. The Museum of the City of New York is ideal for this exhibition not only because puppets create a special magic for audiences of all ages but because for decades, children and adults came here to enjoy puppet shows.
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