Sesame Street Font

About the font

Today we’re going to talk about a logo font called Sesame Street Font. It comes from the famous show of the same name. The show has been an evergreen favorite among children and adults. Joan Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett created it. Sesame Street was first broadcasted on 10th November 1969.

Interstate Bold Compressed is the font which was used in Sesame Street’s logo, designed by NY-based designer Tobias Frere Jones (1993–1999) and published through the Font Bureau type foundry. 

It is a sans serif typeface with various styles, numbers, linings, etc. Additionally, the font has 246 glyphs and 1000 units per EM with horizontal and no kerning. 

The only natural substitute for the Sesame Street logo font is the Circe font from the Paratype foundry. This font was designed by Russian type designers Alexander Lubovenko, Maria Kharlamova, and Alexandra Korolkova. 


Sesame Street font is a typeface that is designed to look like the characters on the popular children’s television show. It has an awesome appearance and bold letters, which makes it great for use in type design projects.

This font’s clear format and clean text make it a valuable asset in the market. It helps to make your designs look more professional. The simple yet stylish look makes it perfect for a variety of applications, from branding your business to creating beautiful text pieces.

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Sesame Street Font Character map
Sesame Street Font

Font Information

NameSesame Street Font
DesignerTobias Frere-Jones
File FormatTTF
LicenseFree for personal use

License Information

For commercial use of this font you must obtain the license by purchasing. However, you can use it free for personal projects.


You can download the font below for personal use not for commercial usage.

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Font Family

  • Sesame Street Italic
  • Sesame Street Bold
  • Sesame Street Regular

Supported Languages

English, Greek, Greenlandic, Guarani, Haitian Creole, Hausa, Hawaiian, Hiligaynon, Hill Mari, Hmong, Hopi, Hungarian, Ibanag, Icelandic, Iloko (Ilokano), Indonesian, Interglossa (Glosa), Interlingua, Irish (Gaelic), Istro-Romanian, Italian, Jèrriais, Kabardian, Kalmyk (Cyrillic), Karachay (Cyrillic), Kashubian, Kazakh (Cyrillic), Khakas, Khalkha, Khanty, Kildin Sami, Komi-Permyak, Kurdish, Kurdish (Kurmanji), Kyrgyz (Cyrillic), Ladin, Latvian, Lithuanian, Lojban, Lombard, Low Saxon, Luxembourgian, Macedonian, Malagasy, Malay (Latinized), Maltese, Northern Sotho (Pedi), Norwegian, Occitan, Oromo, Ossetian, Pangasinan, Papiamento, Piedmontese, Polish, Portuguese, Potawatomi, Quechua, Rhaeto-Romance, Romanian, Romansh (Rumantsch), Rotokas, Russian, Rusyn, Sami (Inari), Sami (Lule), Sami (Northern), Samoan, Sardinian (Sardu), Scots (Gaelic), Serbian (Cyrillic), Serbian (Latin), Seychellois Creole (Seselwa), Shona, Sicilian, Slovak, Abkhaz, Afrikaans, Albanian, Alsatian, Aragonese, Arapaho, Aromanian, Arrernte, Asturian, Aymara, Azerbaijani (Cyrillic), Bashkir, Basque, Belarusian, Belarusian (Lacinka), Bislama, Bosnian, Breton, Bulgarian, Buryat (Cyrillic), Catalan, Cebuano, Chamorro, Chechen, Cheyenne, Chichewa (Nyanja), Chuvash, Cimbrian, Corsican, Croatian, Cyrillic, Czech, Danish, Dungan, Dutch, English, Esperanto, Estonian, Evenki (Cyrillic), Faroese, Fijian, Finnish, French, French Creole (Saint Lucia), Frisian, Friulian, Galician, Genoese, German, Gilbertese (Kiribati), Manx, Maori, Meadow Mari, Megleno-Romanian, Míkmaq, Mohawk, Moldovan, Nahuatl, Nenets, Norfolk/Pitcairnese, Slovenian (Slovene), Somali, Southern Ndebele, Southern Sotho (Sesotho), Spanish, Swahili, Swati/Swazi, Swedish,etc.


What kind of font is this?

Ans: The Sesame Street font is a logo font used in the the children tv series named: Sesame street.

Who is the designer of this font?

Ans The font used in this logo was designed by Tobias Frere-Jones.

Is it possible to download it for use on a PC or Mac?

Ans: Yes, you can safely download The Sesame font on your PC and MAC.

What if I want to use this on an online platform?

Ans: This font can be used on any online platform with commercial license.

Is this font free to download and use?

Ans: Yes, for personal purpose using this font is free. However, for commercial usage you’ve to purchase the font.

Is this font compatible with the web?

Ans: To use the font as a web font, you must purchase it from the original license holder.

How can What is the easiest way to install the font on my device?

Note: No need to worry. Follow our instructions.
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