We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Albuquerque Museum

2000 Mountain Rd NW, In the heart of Old Town, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1459
+1 505-243-7255
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
A museum in transition....

This place is cool. It has great vintage and modern art and some artifacts but I wouldnt call it a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Orlando M
,
Park Ridge
The Heart of Art in Albuquerque - a Must See

I have visited the Albuquerque for several decades and it has never failed to impress me.The Museum... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Helen L
,
Albuquerque
Read all 484 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
The city's rich heritage is the focus at this museum, which features exhibits depicting the art, history and culture of the Southwest.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“new mexico” (91 reviews)
“mabel dodge” (8 reviews)
Closed
All hours
Hours Today: Closed
LOCATION
2000 Mountain Rd NW, In the heart of Old Town, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1459
CONTACT
Website
+1 505-243-7255
Write a ReviewReviews (484)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 479 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is cool. It has great vintage and modern art and some artifacts but I wouldnt call it a museum of the kind you would expect. Its a hodgepodge of artistic elements, inside and out. With education, some famous art and an interesting lobby....More

Thank Orlando M
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have visited the Albuquerque for several decades and it has never failed to impress me.The Museum has always presented both the art and history of Albuquerque and the Southwest in a clear and approachable way. I must say that their recent rebuild/reorganization left me...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm always impressed when I visit the Albuquerque Museum, which isn't as often as I'd like, given I live less than 2 miles away! Great permanent collection, and wonderfully impressive traveling exhibits. The sculpture garden is a lovely thing to behold as well.

Thank ssyano
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this museum. It has such an amazing blend of local and regional art, and local history and ethnography. Everyone who visits the city should go to the museum. When we visited, one of the temporary exhibits was a collection of incredibly powerful and...More

2  Thank Shawn B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love, when we travel , to go to museums. This one is a gem. Interesting objects with insightful explanations. It is right around the corner from the Old Town section and, as seniors, we paid only $2.00 each.

Thank glennppppp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is a few blocks from Hotel Albuquerque, a 5-10 min walk. It is just outside the entrance gates to Old Town Albuquerque. There is a gallery of New Mexican art that is spectacular and unique to the state. Native American, Mexican and American...More

Thank famvacations
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the exhibits here. Along with a lovely sculpture garden this place is the best museum in the city if you are an art lover. The exhibits are great and they do an excellent job of rotating them. Good representation of New Mexican art.

1  Thank MontanaLaura
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Albuquerque Museum has free validated parking. Located at 2000 Mountain Rd NW, In the heart of Old Town, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1459, it contains some Wonderful Paintings and outdoor statues. The architecture is pleasing. It is right by a park. However, the museum Lacks the Variety...More

1  Thank AptosAmy
Reviewed 14 January 2018

This is a combo of art and ABQ/NM history. A great story that you can see brought into the here and now of current residents. The meeting of cultures is evidently displayed from the Native American, Spanish, Mexican, Anglo, African American, and others. I really...More

1  Thank Kristen C
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Learned a lot about the history of the area. Great art, displays are all very well done. Lots of videos to watch to learn about area. Free parking!

1  Thank mtnlover22
PreviousNext
12345648
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 144 hotels in Albuquerque
Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town
1,879 reviews
.32 km away
Hotel Chaco
175 reviews
.34 km away
Econo Lodge Old Town
813 reviews
.72 km away
Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn
1,818 reviews
.77 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Antiquity Restaurant
681 reviews
.33 km away
High Noon Restaurant & Saloon
773 reviews
.18 km away
Church Street Cafe
2,143 reviews
.20 km away
Gardunos Restaurant & Cantina
517 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby Attractions
San Felipe de Neri Church
658 reviews
.23 km away
New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
706 reviews
.22 km away
Tiguex Park
17 reviews
.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Albuquerque Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit