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Albuquerque Museum

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  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W.
    Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Type: Museums & Cultural Centers
  • Phone: (505) 243-7255
  • Fax: (505) 764-6546
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In the heart of Old Town just off Route 66, Albuquerque Museum is a leading institution for art, history and culture in New Mexico and the American Southwest. This family-friendly museum has interactive spaces, a sculpture garden, store, and café.

Amenities
  • Admission: Yes
  • Credit Cards: Accepted
  • Days Open: Tuesday-Sunday
  • Hours of Operation: 9am - 5pm
  • Miles to Airport: 8.00
  • Motorcoach/RV Parking: Yes
  • Restaurant: Yes
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Full
Albuquerque Museum Meeting Facility
  • Total Sqft.: 4,000
  • Sleeping Rooms: 0

  • May 21, 2017
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $1-$4

The New Mexico Council of Car Clubs honors our 50th Anniversary with a special section of cars from 1967 including a couple VW buses. Calibrate your time machine to the Summer of Love and view more th...

  • June 15, 2017
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: Free

Enjoy family friendly activities exploring film in New Mexico.

  • May 18, 2017
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: Free

This evening features short films and discussions from independent film makers.

  • April 20, 2017
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: Free

Explore the myth and enduring legacy of the Western in the New Mexico.

  • March 16, 2017
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: Free

Albuquerque Museum presents screenings and panel discussions exploring the role of women in film.

  • April 29, 2017
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $50

Climb on board a completely-custom, uniquely-Albuquerque, open-air Trolley as we embark* on a 2 hour tour of locations from movies made in Albuquerque. You will also gain an understanding of the New M...

  • April 8, 2017
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: Free

Enjoy live music at the Albuquerque Museum! Come by to take advantage of free parking and admission during this energetic performance from Tracey Whitney. There will be food and drink specials pro...

  • March 5, 2017
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $5-$15

Enjoy music performed by Conor Hanick on piano, James Shields on clarinet and David Felberg on violin. Musical selections include Bela Bartok Contrasts for violin, clarinet, and piano, François...

  • April 30, 2017
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $27

Lara Downes performs music from her new Sono Luminus release "America Again." Inspired by Langston Hughes poem Let America Be America Again, this program features music that explores the elu...

  • May 28, 2017
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $27

Enjoy music performed by James Shields on clarinet, David Felberg on violin, Shanti Randall on viola and James Holland on cello. Musical selections include W.A. Mozart Quintet for Clarinet and Strings...

  • March 19, 2017
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: Free with admission: $1-$4.

In 1918, woodcut artist Gustave Baumann arrived in New Mexico. Like many other artists of the day he found inspiration in the light, color and cultures of the Southwest. Tom Leech, director of the Pre...

  • April 22, 2017 - November 29, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $1-$4

Chasing the Cure will show the significant historical impact of tuberculosis (TB) and how New Albuquerque expanded socially, politically, and economically as a result of TB in the late 19th and early ...

  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $1-$4

A bold reinstallation of Albuquerque Museum's permanent collection emphasizes real New Mexico. Common Ground celebrates the diverse creativity of artists living in or influenced by this region. Draw...

Featured Event

  • February 25, 2017 - August 27, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $1-$4

From Billy the Kid to Breaking Bad, movies and television have portrayed and marketed our state into the present day. Guest curated by American cultural historian Paul Andrew Hutton, this pop culture ...

  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $1-$4

In March of 2015 the Albuquerque Museum will unveil and open to the public the highly anticipated Only in Albuquerque history gallery. After many years of redesign, construction, story development and...

Featured Event

  • Through June 30, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $1-$4

Summer artist-in-residence transforms Albuquerque Museum into Pueblo Revolt. Cochiti Pueblo artist, potter, fashion designer and photographer Virgil Ortiz to install work July 19 - 31, 2016. Once a y...

  • Through April 16, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $1-$4

An ancient artistic medium with a modern aesthetic, block printing in New Mexico has been impacted by the beauty and tensions of New Mexico’s unique cultural landscapes and sacred spaces. Maste...

Featured Event

  • Through April 2, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Albuquerque Museum
  • 2000 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-243-7255
  • Admission: $1-$4

The organized Jewish community of Albuquerque has roots which go back over one hundred years. Though our community is one percent of the total population of the city, Jews have been leaders in busines...