Traveling to LGBT-Friendly Albuquerque
(For Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgendered Travelers)
Albuquerque celebrates diversity as an all-around destination for the LGBT traveler. Encounter enchanting art and performance, exquisite cuisine
including the flavors and spices of New Mexico, and the gorgeous high desert climate. We are certainly a broad and beautiful community.
That said, it is difficult to direct you to a “gay neighborhood” or area. Instead, you should know that Albuquerque is “out all-around” and an open book of experiences waiting to happen. In any one of our unique neighborhoods
- from Old Town
to Nob Hill
– a visitor can shop, eat, and experience our culture in ways that transcend a common LGBT Visitor Guide narrative.
Diverse cultures, authentic art
and vibrant traditions have shaped the centuries-old story of Albuquerque. Visit to experience the history that continues to unfold with premier cultural events
, distinctive attractions
, family activities
. Nowhere is the confluence of past and present more dramatic than in Albuquerque, where the modern city skyline is set against a backdrop of the ancient Sandia Mountains and an endless blue sky.
, with 310 days of sunshine, makes Albuquerque an ideal destination for outdoor activities
, including golfing
. Our fabulous weather makes Albuquerque the “Hot Air Balloon Capital of the World
.” Take a sunrise ride
for a breathtaking bird’s eye view of the city.
Albuquerque celebrates diversity and welcomes the LGBT community with our Southwestern hospitality.
in New Mexico became legal statewide through a ruling by the New Mexico
Supreme Court on December 19, 2013.