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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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A Trip to the best Eclectic Museum in town!

The ABQ Art Museum is an amazing place to visit for you ,your relatives and visitors. There is a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Poodletogo
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Nice but not Thrilling

Larger than it looks from the outside. Have been there twice and seen about 80% of it. The Rio... read more

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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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.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“old town” (93 reviews)
“special exhibit” (23 reviews)
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2000 Mountain Rd NW, In the heart of Old Town, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1459
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+1 505-243-7255
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The ABQ Art Museum is an amazing place to visit for you ,your relatives and visitors. There is a rotating permanent collection of NM art that starts in the 1900’s and moves to the present. If you are s new resident it is the best...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Larger than it looks from the outside. Have been there twice and seen about 80% of it. The Rio Grande Valley tectonics and regional volcanic history are very dramatic, but the museum presentation is minimal and some of it caters to grade school students. My...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Couldn't get to the Pre-Opening Gala Night (sold out!) but we went there by 10:00 am the next morning and were NOT disappointed!!! I really like how the exhibit cases included pieces from the past AND present--- really mixed up the presentation that way. You...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Museum entry is very reasonably priced. The museum has a good collection and is well designed. We especially enjoyed several interactive activities. The current exhibit is handmade jewelry and one of the activities was stamping designs on a small copper medallion.

Thank Linda B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really liked this museum. When we came an exhibition on handmade traditional jewllery was just opened. It was esquisite. The picture gallery was diverse and had several pieces I really enjoyed. The section showing the history of the town was interesting and well curated....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on June 2. Museum is well designed and arranged. Very interesting as we spent about 2 hours viewing the art Highly recommend and plan to spend some time. Consider calling to see wjen tje resident artist is on site

Thank Jerry G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a stunning example of how modern museums should present artefacts. It is divided into a number of sections including local New Mexican art and a fabulous This is Albuquerque interactive exhibit with fascinating insights e.g. into the Apache codes developed in WW2. All...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I really enjoyed our visit to the Albuquerque museum. You can park for free right next to the museum with paid admission. The museum takes you through the beautiful history of Albuquerque. Not too crowded and kids seemed to really enjoy the...More

Thank Lumerian
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the historical survey of Albuquerque. It provided great background for appreciating the old neighborhoods in Old Town and New Town.

Thank Rosalind Z
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sadly only a very a fleeting group visit to see just the Da Vinci exhibition which was excellent. I was also extremely taken with the external artwork that fronts this museum too next time I'm in ABQ I must put time aside for a proper...More

Thank Frank C
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