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ABQ BioPark Zoo

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903 Tenth St SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-4029
+1 505-764-6200
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Well-Maintained, Perfectly-Sized Zoo

Situated on 64-acres with about two miles of walking paths, the Rio Grande Zoo is a perfect size... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kansas City, Missouri
Amazing zoo.

It's been a long time since I went to a zoo and this one was just amazing. When we finished... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ormond Beach, Florida
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903 Tenth St SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-4029
+1 505-764-6200
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Situated on 64-acres with about two miles of walking paths, the Rio Grande Zoo is a perfect size. It’s a comfortable walk to see the entire zoo, yet the animals have roomy, natural enclosure. If you have a zoo membership, like the Kansas City Zoo’s...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

It's been a long time since I went to a zoo and this one was just amazing. When we finished walking through it we had a train ride to the Aquarium which was also amazing. The next stop would have been the Botanical Garden but...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived early into Albuquerque and decided to check out this zoo and I am glad we did. The zoo was so well laid out and easy to walk through all of the exhibits. They have so many varieties of animals here and you can...More

Thank linadvil
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have taken my sons to the zoo for many years. I have been to several zoo's including the San Diego Zoo. This zoo is perfect for a family with little kids (its not too big), it is nice for couples, and it it nice...More

Thank Richele R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We buy the year round pass for our grand kids so we can go a bunch we take a lunch and make a day out of it It is a very good zoo and it keeps getting better each year

Thank kevinnichols57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This zoo has a lot of animals that you don't normally see in a high desert setting. Make sure you see the polar bears.

Thank JimGavinNM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the better zoo's we've been too. Very large and modern with many activities to do and see. Staff is great.

Thank Brad D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice zoo but don't go in the afternoon. Most of the animals are having naps so there isn't a lot of activity going on. The park is adding attractions so some of the areas are currently under construction.

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a decent sized zoo, and the price is excellent. Maybe it was the time of day, but there were a lot of exhibits where I didn't see a thing. I got lost once or twice, but staff helped me. It looked like they...More

Thank travelwriter52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the zoo with grandchildren and their parents. We were all in agreement this zoo was better than Baltimore or D.C. Zoos. Well maintained, natural habitat for animals. Overall quite impressive. Aquaraium small but nice. Gardens lovely.

Thank Linda R
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26 July 2017|
Response from averyfamily3 | Reviewed this property |
It is open every day, but you can call to make sure. (505) 764-6200
Christy O
7 July 2017|
Response from amanda m | Reviewed this property |
Only 2-4
29 March 2017|
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Response from Jen J | Reviewed this property |
Yes. At the main office to the left of the gate. Just call ahead to make sure they have space