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ABQ BioPark Aquarium

Features Animals
2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104
+1 505-764-6200
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I am not as big of fan of the aquarium, as I am the zoo. I have been to a lot of aquariums, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Durango, Colorado
Fun, smaller than expected.

My husband and I visited the aquarium as well as the botanical garden and honestly, I thought there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tori J
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“shark tank” (44 reviews)
“sea life” (16 reviews)
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2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104
West Old Town
+1 505-764-6200
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not as big of fan of the aquarium, as I am the zoo. I have been to a lot of aquariums, and this one is just average. Love the jelly fish though.

Thank Romac125
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited the aquarium as well as the botanical garden and honestly, I thought there would be more to the aquarium than there was. I still enjoyed it as I always enjoy shark exhibits but it didn’t take long to get through...More

Thank Tori J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots to see, take your time looking. Dont' rush, you'll get to see everything it has to offer, Shark tank is at the very end. Restuarant prices are high, but i take my children for the extra view, as you will be seated right next...More

Thank naniban
Reviewed 12 December 2017

I adore our Botanic Garden and Aquarium (located together on a central plaza) both are smaller yet two of the finer examples of Aquarium and Botanic Gardens I have seen in the USA (and I have visited dozens). I would recommend them at any time...More

Thank CelineSoCA
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Another great Albuquerque place to visit. One of the best acquariums in the country is well worth the trip

Thank Mickey6448
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

While in Albequrque we also made a stop to visit the Aquarium. It is a great place for the whole family.I hope to go back next yeat.

Thank ANNE R
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Kinda small, but I was there with a 1yo so small is ok. The best part is the shark tank, for sure. River Otter section is under construction and the lagoon is drained for the winter. Your ticket also gets you into the garden, which...More

Thank bcriswel
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The BioPark is amazing for all ages. Can’t say enough about the beautiful gardens , the ants and the naked mole rats,too! The aquarium is great too. Spend as much time as you can.

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Not as big as some, but well-kept exhibits. Well organized, with good variety. You can but a package that includes this, the zoo, and the botanical gardens.

Thank Dwayne G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

There we were--two grandparents with three young grandchildren (ages 4 1/2, 3, 1 1/2) in tow. Our mission: to provide Momma & Daddy with a getaway and ourselves with a Grandkids getaway. The ABQ BioPark Aquarium is the perfect place to accomplish this mission. Mind...More

Thank Valerie S
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Mark M
30 September 2017|
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Response from NativeAngelena | Reviewed this property |
It's possible, but it depends on what kind of experience you want. You can just run through everything real quick if you want to rush. I like to take more time to see things. You'll probably miss the scheduled feedings of... More
Kim B
17 July 2015|
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Response from kimm530 | Reviewed this property |
There are several parks included at the Biopark. Aquarium, zoo and a botanical garden. You can pick any one, or buy a combo ticket and see them all in a day. Prices range from $20 for adults to $6 for children, this is for... More