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Open Space Visitor Center (Westside)


The Open Space Visitor Center is a premier facility on the west side of Albuquerque.

It offers interpretive exhibits and information about the Open Space program. The Visitor Center has exhibits interpreting the amazing natural and cultural resources open space protects. It also features an art gallery, 24 acres of agriculture fields and stunning views of the Sandia Mountains.

The Open Space Visitor Center also offers comfortable indoor and outdoor viewing areas where you can watch wildlife year round, and Sandhill cranes and other migratory birds during their fall and winter migratory season. For a list of open space hiking trails, visit

  • Days Open: Tuesday-Sunday
  • Hours of Operation: 9-5
  • Pet Friendly:
  • Wheelchair Accessible: