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National Hispanic Cultural Center

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  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W.
    Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Type: Museums & Cultural Centers
  • Phone: (505) 246-2261
  • Fax: (505) 724-4760
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A world-class center for Hispanic arts and culture featuring an art museum, a state-of-the art performing arts complex, a library and genealogy center, a restaurant and gift shop.

Enjoy art exhibitions throughout the year and celebrate Hispanic traditions through various festivals and celebrations including Cinco de Mayo and Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead). The Center’s facilities are also available throughout the year for private and corporate events. The NHCC is part of the Department of Cultural Affairs.

Amenities
  • Credit Cards: Accepted
  • Days Open: Tue-Sun
  • Hours of Operation: 10-5
  • Miles to Airport: 3.00
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Full
National Hispanic Cultural Center Meeting Facility
  • Total Sqft.: 219,000
  • Theatre Capacity: 291
  • Banquet Capacity: 120
  • Sleeping Rooms: 0
  • Reception Capacity: 120
  • Meeting Capacity: 20

Mariachi singer Reynaldo Maestas, Baila! Baila!, and Mariachi Tapatio perform romantic music and dance for Valentine's Day, delighting audiences with amazing colors, tantalizing rhythms, quick footwor...

Palenke Soultribe (PST), a live electronic production collective based in Los Angeles, deconstructs Afro-Colombian rhythms and blends them with modern beats, catchy bass lines, and synthesized arpeggi...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

Dzul Dance fuses dance with aerial arts, contortion, and acrobatics to communicate indigenous pre-Hispanic, Mexican and Latin culture and create bridges between contemporary art and historical heritag...

Written by Luis Valdez, produced by El Teatro Campesino, and filmed in and around San Juan Bautista Mission, La Pastorela is a musical retelling of the shepherds' journey to Bethlehem to see the Chris...

  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 1st Thursday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: Free, $5 donations are encouraged

On the first Thursday of the month, the National Hispanic Cultural Center invites adults for creative fun in a relaxed, social setting which tapas for sale and a cash bar to fuel your creative juices....

Join Michael A. Olivas, University of Houston law professor and native New Mexican, in exploring Latinos in the Public Media and the Popular Imagination. The presentation will look at the topic throug...

Join Dr. Victor Valle, an Emeritus professor of Ethnic Studies at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, in exploring the life-world of his childhood chile memories to understand a ...

One of America's most outstanding pianists - Katie Mahan - joins the New Mexico Philharmonic for an afternoon of nothing but Bach! Maestro William Intriligator of the Cheyenne Symphony called Mahan a ...

The NMPhil Protégé Series returns, this time presenting gifted young cellist and Juilliard School freshman Edward Pogossian. Oriol Sans conducts a wondrous afternoon of music, including ...

New Mexico's own Professor Eric Rombach-Kendall leads your NMPhil in a winter concert of winds and brass to warm up your afternoon! The program includes Mozart's luminous Serenade in c minor, Reinecke...

New Year's with the Opera is a fun variety show featuring a quartet of Opera Southwest's most beloved recent performers, including Alyssa Anderson, Jeffrey Beruan, Josh Kohl, Sarah Asmar, and the Oper...

Pagliacci is a fully-staged opera with orchestra, sung in Italian with English translation supertitles. Presented in 2 acts with one intermission. The original ripped-from-the-headlines true-crime st...

Pagliacci is a fully-staged opera with orchestra, sung in Italian with English translation supertitles. Presented in 2 acts with one intermission. The original ripped-from-the-headlines true-crime st...

Pagliacci is a fully-staged opera with orchestra, sung in Italian with English translation supertitles. Presented in 2 acts with one intermission. The original ripped-from-the-headlines true-crime st...

Pagliacci is a fully-staged opera with orchestra, sung in Italian with English translation supertitles. Presented in 2 acts with one intermission. The original ripped-from-the-headlines true-crime st...

  • December 16, 2016 - December 18, 2016
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $14-$47

This beloved holiday classic comes to life in the late 1800s in territorial New Mexico, with many surprises including Spanish and flamenco dancers, dancing southwestern snakes, sheep and shepherdesses...

  • March 9, 2017 - March 19, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $18

Hembras de Pluma-"feathered women," or "women wielding the pen"-is a collective of women artists who have come together to present personal stories of childhood, growing older, los...

  • January 26, 2017 - January 29, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $18

Lola, a retired prostitute in Albuquerque's Old Town, has always lived life to the fullest. "I always needed to be free," she says, "free to walk out into the sun. Free to dance wheneve...

  • February 16, 2017 - February 19, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $18

Working Classroom's theatre ensemble collaborates with Scott Barrow from Tectonic Theater Project and guest director/playwright Milta Ortiz from Arizona's Borderlands Theater to create an immersive bi...

  • March 30, 2017 - April 9, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $18

Based on the book by celebrated Chicago writer Sandra Cisneros, the stage adaptation, by Tanya Saracho, of The House on Mango Street is a touching and humorous collection of vignettes told by a young ...

Featured Event

  • Through May 28, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $3

Fantasía Fantástica: Imaginative Spaces and Other-Worldly Collage features the fantastical creations of four artists whose works toy with space and expand the parameters of collage. The ...

  • Through March 31, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $3

The National Hispanic Cultural Center's Research Library and Archives is pleased to announce an exhibition featuring items from The Mari-Luci Jaramillo Collection. An archive of material containing pa...

  • Recurrence: Every Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: Free with admission $2-$3.

National Hispanic Cultural Center Art Museum presents Saturdays in the Museum Tours every Saturday afternoon. Each tour will be different depending on the exhibit and theme.

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