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ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden

2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1615
+1 505-848-7112
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Having a various types of gardens, this place rocks. We especially enjoyed the Japanese garden and... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Amelia, OH, USA
Beautiful grounds and gardens

Great different little areas. Best part is the River of Lights from Thanksgiving weekend thru New... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Albuquerque, United States
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2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1615
West Old Town
+1 505-848-7112
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Having a various types of gardens, this place rocks. We especially enjoyed the Japanese garden and the children's fantasy garden.

Thank Nancyevan49
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Great different little areas. Best part is the River of Lights from Thanksgiving weekend thru New Years.

Thank F6787MDelizabethl
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This park has a good mix of features for children and for adults. The bug area and the railroad were a lot of fun. I found the Japanese Garden peaceful - but the super wide paths a bit puzzling. I had hoped there would be...More

Thank Beth_sage
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Well worth visiting for a gardener from anywhere! Take your umbrella if visiting on hot day. Dont forget your camera for all the unique photo opps!

Thank kimmysenko
Reviewed 27 September 2017

If you can, make it to the docent talk for an informative walk through the garden. It's not in-depth information but the casual visitor can learn a lot. You get a quick overview of the gardens before heading out on your own to spend time...More

Thank GypsyBreeze
Reviewed 23 September 2017

The BioPark’s 36-acre Botanic Garden includes the Children’s Fantasy Garden, two glass conservatories, a Japanese garden, a butterfly pavilion, a large duck pond, and perhaps the most amazing model railroad I’ve ever seen. No wonder it’s ranked highly on a national level! You can get...More

1  Thank ShutterbugSage
Reviewed 16 September 2017

My girlfriend got my husband and I a membership to the Biopark for Christmas and it was a wonderful gift! We thoroughly enjoyed the garden. They also have a Christmas light show there during the holidays. There's a large open area for school groups or...More

Thank alpw
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Enjoyed seeing the gardens which featured native plants as well as lots of roses, an amphitheater surrounded by planting beds filled with vegetables that would have been grown by the natives in the early years. Lots to see and enjoy, particularly if you have a...More

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful cooling green paradise that bears witness to the uses of native plants in different styles from Mediterranean to Japanese . Also roses abound and I believe it's free and bear other museums

Thank Eugene D
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

They had a pretty decent setup. The mini train was the highlight of our kids garden experience. Mostly shaded areas and several eating out on the grass. I would never pay to go see this but it was included in the wristband so we went...More

Thank fatwood
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16 October 2017|
Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
I am not 100 percent sure, but I think they have wheelchairs available at the entrance. I do not know if they are free or if there is a charge. But failing that, there are many shady nooks and seats around the park, where... More
Jenny V
7 June 2017|
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Response from Patrick G | Reviewed this property |
Give your self at least 3 hours. Probably more. Depends how much you like flowers and like to walk