Jim Henson's Fantastic World - Museum of the Moving Image

Date: 08/01/11 through 09/30/11
Hours: Check website for museum hours
Ages: All
Price: $10 adults; $7.50 senior citizens over 65 and students with valid ID; $5 for children ages 3-18; free children under 3
36-01 35th Ave. - 718-784-0077
Astoria, NY 11106

Description: The exhibition features over 120 artifacts, including drawings, animations, storyboards, props, and video material that illustrate Henson's boundless creativity and innumerable accomplishments. Among the highlights are fourteen iconic original puppets of such characters as Kermit the Frog, Rowlf, Bert, and Ernie, photographs of Henson and his collaborators at work, and excerpts from Henson's early projects and experimental films.