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Albuquerque Museum

2000 Mountain Rd NW, In the heart of Old Town, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1459
+1 505-243-7255
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Stunning place to visit

I get worried before visiting museums like this having had many a disappointing trip. This was not... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Steve P
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York, United Kingdom
Don't miss this museum.

Start outside with the sculptures, great! Inside, you will find many galleries waiting for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Donald C
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The city's rich heritage is the focus at this museum, which features exhibits depicting the art, history and culture of the Southwest.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2000 Mountain Rd NW, In the heart of Old Town, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1459
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I get worried before visiting museums like this having had many a disappointing trip. This was not the case at the Albuquerque Museum. Really interesting exhibitions (especially the now finished film exhibition), some amazing art, wonderful floor map of the city - all in a...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Start outside with the sculptures, great! Inside, you will find many galleries waiting for discovery. Lots of good information about Albuquerque and a great deal amount of local history. Fun visit!

Thank Donald C
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is my favorite place to visit in Albuquerque. There are great statues outside and interesting exhibits inside. Some visiting shows are more spectacular than others. Once I saw an amazing exhibit of French impressionist art, another time it was African masks. This time it...More

Thank 543Jacqueline
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time at Albuquerque museum with a group of friends. It was so hot outside and the minute we walked in the temperature dropped significantly, thanks to good air-conditioning. The reception staff were friendly, we had paid for our tickets in advance...More

Thank ruzivo g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did not want to go, but my wife made me.....I actually enjoyed it very much...Exhibit included paintings from local artists, a lot of historical exhibits dealing with the railroad, indigenous people form the area and local heroes....Many of the exhibits are interactive....Learned a lot...More

Thank cubano40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in town for a memorial for a friend's mom so wasn't really in a sightseeing mood. But, after the service, I was left on my own so I explored Old Town and wandered towards the Sculpture Garden and then found the Museum. It...More

1  Thank judiwrites
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our visit. We had no specific expectations but were really wowed by the quality of the exhibits. This museum is not huge but packs in a lot of interesting info about the local and regional history and the movie and TV shows filmed...More

Thank Silvia D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Laid out in an interesting pattern, allowing you to explore in various ways. Low price for this much material.

Thank D3336HDkevinp
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The group I was with went on a docent-led tour of this museum. I am not fond of docent-led tours; I would rather explore my own interests. We spent most of our time in a special exhibit on films and TV shows that have been...More

Thank 2littletime2seeitall
Reviewed 6 August 2017

ABQ Museum focuses too much on how New Mexico is featured in films and TV, fictional portrayals. This may be of interest to young people, but an entire exhibit on the program I’ve never seen (“Breaking Bad”) is a waste for many, especially international visitors....More

Thank DeanMurphy2020
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