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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...

Award-winning Pueblo potter Erik Fender will join us for Coffee & Conversation to discuss the art of San Ildefonso Pueblo pottery. He will focus on black-on-black pottery, and the difficult firing...

Breton musicians Armel an Hejer, Alain Le Clere, Thomas Moisson and Gaetan Grandjean are coming to Albuquerque from Brittany, France to share their traditions of Breton dances, singing and instrumenta...

  • June 1, 2015 - June 2, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: Included with museum admission, $3-$6.

Mark Stevens is an acclaimed Laguna Pueblo silversmith known for handcrafting sterling silver jewelry replicas of ancient potshards. Stevens will share how his jewelry preserves the artwork of his anc...

Join Shumakolowa Native Arts inside the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center for a flute performance and demonstration with Andrew Thomas (Diné). Andrew is a self-taught musician who uses the music of...

  • 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...

  • June 7, 2015 - 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 ...

  • June 5, 2015 - 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...