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National Hispanic Cultural Center

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  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W.
    Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Type: Museums & Cultural Centers
  • Phone: (505) 246-2261
  • Fax: (505) 724-4760
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A world-class center for Hispanic arts and culture featuring an art museum, a state-of-the art performing arts complex, a library and genealogy center, a restaurant and gift shop.

Enjoy art exhibitions throughout the year and celebrate Hispanic traditions through various festivals and celebrations including Cinco de Mayo and Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead). The Center’s facilities are also available throughout the year for private and corporate events. The NHCC is part of the Department of Cultural Affairs.

Amenities
  • Credit Cards: Accepted
  • Days Open: Tue-Sun
  • Hours of Operation: 10-5
  • Miles to Airport: 3.00
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Full
National Hispanic Cultural Center Meeting Facility
  • Total Sqft.: 219,000
  • Theatre Capacity: 291
  • Banquet Capacity: 120
  • Sleeping Rooms: 0
  • Reception Capacity: 120
  • Meeting Capacity: 20

On the first Saturday morning of every month, join us for this fun and engaging docent- and artist-led family program. During the February event, families (limited to 25 participants) will get a 30-mi...

Enter the magical Valentine's atmosphere with live music from the three piece ensemble, Empire Strings and enjoy live salsa by Ivon Ulibarri & Cafe Mocha throughout the night! There will be plenty...

  • February 24, 2017 - February 25, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $17-$27

Come celebrate Carnaval as the NHCC and Frank Leto Musical Ventures turn the Albuquerque Journal Theatre into the set of a television dance show! As in years past, the Odara Dance Ensemble and the mus...

Mariachi singer Reynaldo Maestas, Baila! Baila!, and Mariachi Tapatio perform romantic music and dance for Valentine's Day, delighting audiences with amazing colors, tantalizing rhythms, quick footwor...

Palenke Soultribe (PST), a live electronic production collective based in Los Angeles, deconstructs Afro-Colombian rhythms and blends them with modern beats, catchy bass lines, and synthesized arpeggi...

Lonnie Yanes has been recreating Elvis from the 1970's era for over 20 years now. He will be performing with a full 14 piece band, just like the King/Elvis in the 70's. This big show, with the 14 piec...

David Bromberg is an American multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter. An eclectic artist, he plays bluegrass, blues, folk, jazz, country and western, and rock and roll equally well. He is known...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

The beginning and intermediate class is geared for teenagers and adults. Come learn footwork, partner skills and choreography. No experience necessary. In order to participate in the intermediate ...

Dzul Dance fuses dance with aerial arts, contortion, and acrobatics to communicate indigenous pre-Hispanic, Mexican and Latin culture and create bridges between contemporary art and historical heritag...

  • March 3, 2017 - March 4, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $20-$50

Casa Flamenco and the NHCC present Jesús Muñoz Flamenco in Red Note-borrowed from the tastefully symbolic "Blue Note Jazz Club" and exploring dynamic, visionary movements in da...

Featured Event

  • June 11, 2017 - June 17, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: Admission prices vary, please visit the website.

The National Institute of Flamenco is proud to present Festival Flamenco International de Alburquerque. Distinguished as the most important and longest standing flamenco event outside of Spain, Fes...

A young woman, orphaned by the death of her mother, is seduced by the older man to whose guardianship she is entrusted. When she leaves him for a young artist, and eventually returns to him following ...

  • February 18, 2017
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: Included with museum admission, $5

Carlos will share insight on his work and process while guiding visitors through the exhibition, Fantasía Fantástica: Imaginative Spaces and Other-Worldly Collage, that showcases his ela...

  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 1st Thursday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: Free, $5 donations are encouraged

On the first Thursday of the month, the National Hispanic Cultural Center invites adults for creative fun in a relaxed, social setting which tapas for sale and a cash bar to fuel your creative juices....

  • February 3, 2017 - February 4, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-407-6784
  • Admission: $22.50

Enjoy this high-energy musical journey in the lively, beating heart of Black history. This event is part of the New Mexico Black History Month Festival.

Gospel singers from throughout the state will compete for the chance to win a grand prize and one lucky winner will be crowned New Mexico's Gospel Best. This event is part of the New Mexico Black Hist...

One of America's most outstanding pianists - Katie Mahan - joins the New Mexico Philharmonic for an afternoon of nothing but Bach! Maestro William Intriligator of the Cheyenne Symphony called Mahan a ...

The NMPhil Protégé Series returns, this time presenting gifted young cellist and Juilliard School freshman Edward Pogossian. Oriol Sans conducts a wondrous afternoon of music, including ...

Pagliacci is a fully-staged opera with orchestra, sung in Italian with English translation supertitles. Presented in 2 acts with one intermission. The original ripped-from-the-headlines true-crime st...

Pagliacci is a fully-staged opera with orchestra, sung in Italian with English translation supertitles. Presented in 2 acts with one intermission. The original ripped-from-the-headlines true-crime st...

Pagliacci is a fully-staged opera with orchestra, sung in Italian with English translation supertitles. Presented in 2 acts with one intermission. The original ripped-from-the-headlines true-crime st...

Pagliacci is a fully-staged opera with orchestra, sung in Italian with English translation supertitles. Presented in 2 acts with one intermission. The original ripped-from-the-headlines true-crime st...

This concert, celebrating the 65th anniversary of Pimentel Guitars, is a tribute to master guitar makers Lorenzo Pimentel and Agustin Pimentel. Founded by the late Lorenzo Pimentel, Pimentel & Son...

Join author Holly Barnet-Sanchez as she offers detailed analyses of individual East LA murals, sets them in social context, and explains how they were produced. Leading experts on mural art, Barnet-Sa...

Salud y Sabor, a partnership between the Agri-cultura Network, Street Food Institute, and the NHCC, is a free evening of food, art, and entertainment aimed at providing families with an opportunity to...

Salud y Sabor, a partnership between the Agri-cultura Network, Street Food Institute, and the NHCC, is a free evening of food, art, and entertainment aimed at providing families with an opportunity to...

Salud y Sabor, a partnership between the Agri-cultura Network, Street Food Institute, and the NHCC, is a free evening of food, art, and entertainment aimed at providing families with an opportunity to...

  • March 9, 2017 - March 19, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $18

Hembras de Pluma-"feathered women," or "women wielding the pen"-is a collective of women artists who have come together to present personal stories of childhood, growing older, los...

  • January 26, 2017 - January 29, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $18

Lola, a retired prostitute in Albuquerque's Old Town, has always lived life to the fullest. "I always needed to be free," she says, "free to walk out into the sun. Free to dance wheneve...

  • February 16, 2017 - February 19, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $18

Working Classroom's theatre ensemble collaborates with Scott Barrow from Tectonic Theater Project and guest director/playwright Milta Ortiz from Arizona's Borderlands Theater to create an immersive bi...

  • March 30, 2017 - April 9, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $18

Based on the book by celebrated Chicago writer Sandra Cisneros, the stage adaptation, by Tanya Saracho, of The House on Mango Street is a touching and humorous collection of vignettes told by a young ...

Featured Event

  • Through May 28, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $3

Fantasía Fantástica: Imaginative Spaces and Other-Worldly Collage features the fantastical creations of four artists whose works toy with space and expand the parameters of collage. The ...

  • Through March 31, 2017
  • Recurrence: Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: $3

The National Hispanic Cultural Center's Research Library and Archives is pleased to announce an exhibition featuring items from The Mari-Luci Jaramillo Collection. An archive of material containing pa...

  • Recurrence: Every Saturday
  • Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • 1701 Fourth St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-246-2261
  • Admission: Free with admission $2-$3.

National Hispanic Cultural Center Art Museum presents Saturdays in the Museum Tours every Saturday afternoon. Each tour will be different depending on the exhibit and theme.

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