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New Mexico's premier hands-on, innovative learning center that welcomes families, children/people of all ages. Exhibits, activities, programs, theater performances and events in science, technology and art. Gift shop with educational and unique items for all ages.

Amenities
  • Admission: Yes
  • Credit Cards: Accepted
  • Days Open: Daily
  • Free Parking: Yes
  • Hours of Operation: Mon-Sat: 10-6, Sun: 12-6
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Full

  • May 6, 2017
  • Location: Explora
  • 1701 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-224-8341
  • Admission: Included with regular admission. Children (ages 1-11) $4; Adults $8; Age 65+, students age 18+, and military, (with ID) $5; Explora members free.

Join us as storytellers share short stories about how science touches our lives. Explora Telling, a science storytelling project brings together members of all ages from our community to tell persona...

  • June 4, 2017
  • Location: Explora
  • 1701 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-224-8341
  • Admission: Included with regular admission. Children (ages 1-11) $4; Adults $8; Age 65+, students age 18+, and military, (with ID) $5; Explora members free.

Join us as storytellers share short stories about how science touches our lives. Explora Telling, a science storytelling project brings together members of all ages from our community to tell persona...

  • April 28, 2017
  • Location: Explora
  • 1701 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-224-8341
  • Admission: Free

Teens, come hangout with your friends and a local scientist at Explora. Teens are invited to meet other teens, have a snack, and enjoy a talk and a demo or activity with a local scientist, and find o...

  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Explora
  • 1701 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-224-8300
  • Admission: Admission prices range from $4-8, with kids under 1 year old and Explora members free

Blow, pop, dip, float, and swirl while you investigate all the amazing properties of bubbles in our newly developed bubble exhibit space. We have big bubbles and micro bubbles and everything in betwee...

  • June 5, 2017 - August 11, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Location: Explora
  • 1701 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-224-8341
  • Admission: Costs range $130 thru $300 for each week long camp

Join us for a summer of discovery and investigation! Registration opens February 1 – No camps July 3–7 Pre-K thru 8th Grade, plus Computer Game Programming for grades 9 - 12. Each gra...

  • Through December 18, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Monday
  • Location: Explora
  • 1701 Mountain Rd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 505-224-8300
  • Admission: Included with regular admission. Price range $4-8, and free for Explora members.

Every Monday, Explora opens an hour earlier for you and your toddler, ages 4 and under, to explore early childhood exhibit areas, enjoy story time, and join in a music jam. Included with regular Expl...