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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
  • Hours of Operation: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Miles to Airport: 8.00
  • Motorcoach/RV Parking: Yes
  • Offers Group Rates: Yes - Museum
  • Rates: $4 groups of 10 or more
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Full
  • WiFi/Internet: Yes
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 9
  • Total Sqft.: 24,000
  • Theatre Capacity: 275
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Classroom Capacity: 190
  • Sleeping Rooms: 9
  • Reception Capacity: 250
  • In-House AV: Available for rental
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...

  • May 14, 2016
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: Free to the public with email or physical address

Don’t miss this rare insider discussion with multi-award winning artists and father-son team, Bennie “Yellowman” Nelson and Ben Nelson! This event will highlight their combined 50+ y...

  • May 26, 2016 - September 22, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 4th Thursday
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: Free with museum admission.

We’re introducing a new monthly art party at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Enjoy live art, traditional Native American dance, music and a Native American arts market.

  • June 20, 2016 - July 1, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring every week day
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: Fee: $250 for entire two weeks; limited scholarship applications are available

Campers will explore and enjoy learning through experiencing indigenous traditions in art, gardening, storytelling, culinary arts, printmaking, pottery making, sculpture, painting, illustration, visit...

  • May 18, 2016
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: Free with museum admission.

For many decades, a number of so-called “Indian dance groups” have mocked the traditional and ceremonial dances of various Native nations. Delve into the issue of cultural appropriation an...

The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center Book Club is dedicated to Native American authors and books about the Pueblo experience. The May meeting will discuss Indians in Unexpected Places by Phillip Deloria....

  • May 4, 2016 - August 3, 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: Members - Free Adults - $8.40 Seniors (62 & over) - $6.40 Military (Active & Retired) - $6.40 New Mexico Residents - $6.40 Students/Children (ages 5-17) - $5.40 Children under 5 - Free Groups

Moms, dads and caregivers! Join IPCC for a story time and art hour to promote literacy and a love of reading in your preschool/pre-K children. Children will hear Native American authored stories and e...

  • Through February 27, 2017
  • 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...

Featured Event

  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • 2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-843-7270
  • Admission: $8.40 adults, $6.40 seniors and New Mexico residents, $5.40 students and children

The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center celebrates its 40th anniversary with a new permanent museum exhibit called We Are of This Place: The Pueblo Story. The new exhibit represents all 19 Pueblos and build...

  • 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...