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Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

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  • 2401 12th St. N.W.
    Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Type: Museums & Cultural Centers
  • Phone: (505) 843-7270
  • Toll-free: (866) 855-7902
  • Fax: (505) 842-6959
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Make this your first stop to discover Pueblo Indian culture. Enjoy our renowned collection of Pueblo pottery and art, see traditional Native American dances honoring Mother Earth and meet artists selling their handcrafted works. Traveling with a group? Try your hand at pottery-making or gourd painting on one of our in-depth tours. Browse original works of pottery, turquoise jewelry and art at Shumakolowa Gifts, and taste our award-winning Tewa Taco and fresh baked Pueblo oven bread at Pueblo Harvest Café. Located just minutes from Old Town Albuquerque, the IPCC is a vibrant place for people of all cultures to share, learn and discover.

Amenities
  • AAA Discount: Yes
  • Admission: $6 adult $5.50 senior $4 NM resident $3 student
  • Credit Cards: Accepted
  • Days Open: Mon-Sun
  • Free Parking: Yes
  • Handicap Accessible: Full
  • Hours of Operation: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Miles to Airport: 10.00
  • Motorcoach/RV Parking: Yes
  • Offers Group Rates: Yes - Museum
  • Rates: $4 groups of 10 or more
  • WiFi/Internet: Yes
Featured Event

  • October 3, 2015 - October 4, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: $6 adults, $5.50 seniors, $3 students & kids

Please join us in October during the first weekend of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta for a big kick-off of the 2015 Albuquerque American Indian Art Festival! We are celebrating the end...

Run, walk & community day at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center to commemorate the Pueblo Revolt of 1680. 10K Timed Run, 5K Individual & Team Challenge and a Kids 1K Run/Walk with overall and a...

  • August 3, 2015
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: Included with museum admission, $3-$6

Former Tesuque Pueblo Governor Mark Mitchell will provide a historical perspective on Tesuque Pueblo’s role in the Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and the two Tesuque runners, Nicolas Catua and Pedro Omtu...

“Frontera! Revolt and Rebellion on the Rio Grande” is an animated documentary film about the Pueblo Revolt of 1680 & successful expulsion of the Spanish from the Rio Grande region. It ...

An exploration of Navajo weaving with Native American art expert Andrew Thomas. Learn about the history and craft of Navajo rugs and the development of regional styles. When were the first regional st...

  • Through August 30, 2015
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: Included with museum admission: $6 adults, $5.50 seniors, $4 New Mexico residents, $3 students & children under 18, children under 5 free.

Extended summer schedule! Since time immemorial, Pueblo communities have celebrated seasonal cycles through prayer, song and dance. These dances connect us to our ancestors and traditions, while honor...

  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: $6 adults, $5.50 seniors, $3 students & kids

This historic exhibition examines 100 years of State and Federal policy (1912-2012) and its impact on Pueblo communities. The exhibition personalizes our Pueblo Indian history by drawing connections...

  • Through September 30, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: $6 adults, $5.50 seniors, $3 students & kids

Visitors to the Albuquerque Indian School Retrospective Exhibition will come away with an appreciation of the era in which Pueblo people and other Natives experienced a period of board school educatio...

  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: $3-$6

This powerful exhibition showcases the career of Ohkay Owingeh photographer and traditional artist Larry Phillips, Sr. One of the first Native artists to practice photography, Phillips offers a compel...

  • Through October 16, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: $3-$6

An exploration of works in paper and clay and how unique two art forms-lithography and black-on-black pottery-are linked by color. For more than 200 years, lithographic artists and printers have used ...

  • Through October 16, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: $3-$6

How have modern Pueblo artists worked within tradition and outside of it? What distinctive styles of visual storytelling have they developed? What genres and mediums have they chosen to represent thei...

  • Recurrence: Every Friday
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: Included with museum admission: $6 adults, $5.50 seniors, $4 New Mexico residents, $3 students & children under 18.

The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center is home to an unbelievable 19 murals, all by Pueblo artists, and our newest guided tour provides a moving introduction to the art, traditions and core values of Puebl...

  • September 5, 2015 - October 31, 2015
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Saturday
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: Included with museum admission: $6 adults, $5.50 seniors, $4 New Mexico residents, $3 students & children under 18, children under 5 free.

Since time immemorial, Pueblo communities have celebrated seasonal cycles through prayer, song and dance. These dances connect us to our ancestors and traditions, while honoring gifts from our Creator...

  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: Museum admission: $6 adults, $5.50 seniors, $4 New Mexico residents, $3 students & children under 18, children under 5 free.

How have modern Pueblo artists worked within tradition and outside of it? What distinctive styles of visual storytelling have they developed? What genres and mediums have they chosen to represent thei...