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Albuquerque Biological Park

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2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1615
+1 505-764-6200
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Concert & color!!

The ABQ Botanical gardens is a place to visit from cacti, to roses, to many garden type plants... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AnEGuy
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Great

Great fun place to visit in Albuquerque during the Holidays it is lit up throughout with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mountains74
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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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Park complex offering three main sections the whole family can enjoy: Albuquerque Aquarium, Rio Grande Botanic Garden and Rio Grande Zoo.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1615
West Old Town

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ABQ Botanical gardens is a place to visit from cacti, to roses, to many garden type plants & exhibits, & during the Summer evenings they have several mostly Thur nights w various live music performances! You can picnic on the grass & under the...More

Thank AnEGuy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great fun place to visit in Albuquerque during the Holidays it is lit up throughout with Christmas lights beautiful and relaxing

Thank mountains74
Reviewed 10 November 2017

There was a wide variety of gardens along with a farm and a neat kids play area. The were already setting up the light displays in October which looked like they'd be really cool at night.

Thank dektolia
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We started with the zoo and enjoyed walking around and seeing all the animals and displays. We had lunch in the restaurant in the zoo and the pizza was surprisingly reasonably priced and delicious. We also took advantage of the train that takes you from...More

1  Thank rawnyd
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Great place for folks of any age. Outstanding , great exhibits ! FUN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Really Awesome from April until Oct. , I love it , going again ! Great parking, easy to find , close to Old Town ! Right on the River ! Good...More

Thank micha22
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I was there not expecting t see much flowers, was I wrong. Being October there were still roses. They had a lake that has koi fish and I had the wonderful opportunity to see the gentleman that feeds the fish. It was a beautiful site!...More

Thank terrym33
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We were very disappointed with the conditions of the animals at the zoo. There were animals that were unwell and should not be with the healthy animals. I am surprised that they were not in veterinary hospital, like other zoos would have done. One chimpanzee...More

Thank Juliet G
Reviewed 20 October 2017

My husband liked the zoo more than I did. Exhibits/habitats were nicely done although many were under construction or closed.

Thank Cynthia P
Reviewed 19 October 2017

It's a small park, not as good as Phoenix'. But around Christmas, they have light sculptures all over the park and live music and it's quite a site.

Thank kmchicag0
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I spent the afternoon exploring the botanical gardens and the aquarium here. If you are purchasing a ticket for the gardens the aquarium ticket is automatically included. I thoroughly enjoyed learning about native flora from the educational material and from the knowledgeable grounds keepers who...More

3  Thank Denise S
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MAMAvarela1212
11 September 2016|
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Response from 44dave56 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on whether a NM resident or not. $9 for a single attraction for adults $12.50 if not a NM resident for a single attraction.
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suraksha
3 September 2015|
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Response from celinap | Reviewed this property |
There is not a hotel at the botanical gardens. So, not sure what hotel you're talking about, but Albuquerque does have a pretty good bus system.
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Bxndsxnxmx
21 June 2015|
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Response from CClifford505 | Reviewed this property |
If you are from out of state the combo tickets form Zoo,aquarium, and botanical gardens is about 20 dollars for adult and about 6 for 12 yrs and under. Tickets a little less for just the zoo or aquarium. Worth the price for... More
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