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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 1, 2016 - October 2, 2016
  • 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 2016 Albuquerque American Indian Art Festival! We are celebrating the end...

  • March 13, 2016
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: $5 adults, $4 seniors and military, $3 New Mexico residents, $2 students and children, children under 5 free. (Note: IPCC admission is reduced now through March 31, 2016.)

Enjoy an exclusive look into the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center’s vault and see works of art and artifacts rarely seen by the public. In honor of Women’s History Month, we will look at art ...

Featured Event

  • April 25, 2016 - May 1, 2016
  • 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

The 37th Annual American Indian Week: Pueblo Days is a vibrant celebration of Pueblo culture. And because 2016 is the 40th Anniversary of the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, this year's American Indian...

  • March 1, 2016
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: $5 adults, $4 seniors and military, $3 New Mexico residents, $2 students and children, children under 5 free. (Note: IPCC admission is reduced now through March 31, 2016 while parts of the museum are

Families! Bring your preschool-age children for a new fun reading & art event at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center! Books to Art is a monthly series at the IPCC to promote literacy and art and hel...

Native American women have been purveyors of culture since creation. They have remained strong and grounded in traditional values by enduring courage and wisdom. This documentary film from Silver Bull...

4-part discussion series curated by Pueblo scholar Daryl Lucero on the role of water in Pueblo life and Pueblo sovereignty. Part II focuses on water through lens of architecture.

Meet one of New Mexico’s most dynamic and creative couples: Joe and Althea Cajero. They will share their unique story and perspective on their art – the love they have for their art and wo...

Pottery legend Lucy Lewis of Acoma Pueblo is known for revitalizing handmade Pueblo pottery and bringing worldwide attention to an ancient art. Hear from members of Lucy Lewis’ family and her st...

Inaugural meeting of a new book club at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center dedicated to Native American authors and books about the Pueblo experience. Meet new people, gain a better understanding of Na...

  • October 1, 2016
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • 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...

  • March 2, 2016 - May 4, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 1st Wednesday
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: $5 adults, $4 seniors and military, $3 New Mexico residents, $2 students and children, children under 5 free. (Note: IPCC admission is reduced now through March 31, 2016.)

Moms, dads and caregivers! Join us for a new story time and art hour to promote literacy and a love of reading in your preschool/pre-K children. First Wednesday of every month. Info: Indian Pueblo C...

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

For Pueblo people, governance is integrated into all aspects of conscious living and depends upon maintaining balance among all living things in the Universe. Yet three successive colonizing nations h...

  • 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...

  • March 12, 2016 - March 13, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: Free

The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center honors Women’s History Month with a weekend of events exploring how Pueblo and Native American women are creators and keepers of tradition. See the Zuni Olla Ma...

  • Through March 27, 2016
  • 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...