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Zoo - ABQ BioPark

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  • 903 10th St. S.W.
    Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Type: Zoos & Nature Centers
  • Phone: (505) 768-2000
  • Alt: (505) 764-6200
  • Fax: (505) 764-6281
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Explore the diversity of animal life in naturalistic habitats. Founded in 1927, the 64-acre ABQ BioPark Zoo offers guests close encounters with exotic and native animals.

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  • Credit Cards: Accepted
  • Motorcoach/RV Parking: Yes
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Full

  • April 13, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: Included with regular admission, $4-$12.50

It can be hard to separate fact from fiction, especially when so many of the common myths involve animals. What better place to discover the truth about these animal myths then your ABQ BioPark Zoo. L...

  • April 29, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

This version of the elephant tour offers a more family-friendly experience! It includes the best features of our regular tour but with special hands-on activities for the kids. The tour will begin at ...

  • July 29, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

This version of the elephant tour offers a more family-friendly experience! It includes the best features of our regular tour but with special hands-on activities for the kids. The tour will begin at ...

  • July 22, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $90 per person, pre-registration required

While the apes remain on exhibit, take a rare visit into the night quarters of the gorillas and orangutans. Meet the keepers and find out how they care for the apes, including diets, enrichment and tr...

  • April 22, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

While the apes remain on exhibit, take a rare visit into the night quarters of the gorillas and orangutans. Meet the keepers and find out how they care for the apes, including diets, enrichment and tr...

  • June 24, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $90 per person, pre-registration required

While the apes remain on exhibit, take a rare visit into the night quarters of the gorillas and orangutans. Meet the keepers and find out how they care for the apes, including diets, enrichment and tr...

  • April 8, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Your tour begins in the land down under to learn more about Australian marsupials. E...

  • May 13, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Your tour begins in the land down under to learn more about Australian marsupials. E...

  • March 11, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Your tour begins in the land down under to learn more about Australian marsupials. E...

  • April 15, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s biggest animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore the Bull Barn and discover just what it takes to house a 12,000-pound animal. Keepers will expl...

  • May 20, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s biggest animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore the Bull Barn and discover just what it takes to house a 12,000-pound animal. Keepers will expl...

  • June 17, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s biggest animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore the Bull Barn and discover just what it takes to house a 12,000-pound animal. Keepers will expl...

  • July 15, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s biggest animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore the Bull Barn and discover just what it takes to house a 12,000-pound animal. Keepers will expl...

  • August 19, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s biggest animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore the Bull Barn and discover just what it takes to house a 12,000-pound animal. Keepers will expl...

  • March 18, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s biggest animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore the Bull Barn and discover just what it takes to house a 12,000-pound animal. Keepers will expl...

  • March 18, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration required

Come face to face with some of the BioPark's most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore in and around the Hippo Barn where you will have the opportunity to feed the hippo...

  • April 22, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration required

Come face to face with some of the BioPark's most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore in and around the Hippo Barn where you will have the opportunity to feed the hippo...

  • May 20, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration required

Come face to face with some of the BioPark's most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore in and around the Hippo Barn where you will have the opportunity to feed the hippo...

  • June 24, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration required

Come face to face with some of the BioPark's most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore in and around the Hippo Barn where you will have the opportunity to feed the hippo...

  • July 22, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration required

Come face to face with some of the BioPark's most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore in and around the Hippo Barn where you will have the opportunity to feed the hippo...

  • March 4, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $55 per person, pre-registration is required

Come face to face with some of the BioPark's most curious animals and fascinating areas on a keeper-guided adventure. Your tour begins in the polar bears' behind-the-scenes quarters. You will have the...

  • April 18, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s “striking beauties” on a keeper-guided adventure. Enjoy a backstage experience to view deadly—and not so deadly—reptiles up c...

  • May 13, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s “striking beauties” on a keeper-guided adventure. Enjoy a backstage experience to view deadly—and not so deadly—reptiles up c...

  • June 10, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s “striking beauties” on a keeper-guided adventure. Enjoy a backstage experience to view deadly—and not so deadly—reptiles up c...

  • July 8, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s “striking beauties” on a keeper-guided adventure. Enjoy a backstage experience to view deadly—and not so deadly—reptiles up c...

  • August 12, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s “striking beauties” on a keeper-guided adventure. Enjoy a backstage experience to view deadly—and not so deadly—reptiles up c...

  • March 11, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $75 per person, pre-registration is required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s “striking beauties” on a keeper-guided adventure. Enjoy a backstage experience to view deadly—and not so deadly—reptiles up c...

  • April 20, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: Included with regular admission: $4-$12.50

Learn how you can help the world's animals during the Zoo's Earth Day Celebration. Discovery stations and hands-on activities will be available at all facilities. Activities will also include keeper t...

  • April 15, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $50

Love is a complex dance, even in the animal kingdom. Our resident experts will divulge the details of the curious romantic rituals and strategies of animals. Learn about the life-long romances of cond...

  • May 7, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $12-$45

Come run, walk or stroll in the 30th Annual Run For the Zoo, a day of fun and fitness and the largest running event in the state of New Mexico. The run has events for all ages and fitness levels inclu...

  • April 16, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: Included with admission: $4-$12.50

This event will include species-appropriate spring-themed environmental enrichment that will elicit natural behaviors for many of our zoo animal family members. Environmental enrichment has a foundati...

  • June 13, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $10-$15

Experience the sights and sounds of the Zoo at twilight! After dinner at home, observe interesting animal behavior while taking a tour of the Zoo in a small group led by your personal guide. (Please n...

  • July 25, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: $10-$15

Experience the sights and sounds of the Zoo at twilight! After dinner at home, observe interesting animal behavior while taking a tour of the Zoo in a small group led by your personal guide. (Please n...

  • June 21, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: Included with regular admission, $4-$12.50

Celebrate World Giraffe Day at the BioPark. Education volunteers will have discovery stations with hands-on learning opportunities. Bring your questions, and get to know more about the BioPark's giraf...

  • June 18, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: Included with regular admission, $4-$12.50

Bring dad to listen to celebrate Father's Day at the Zoo! We'll have discovery stations about animal dads around the zoo.

  • May 14, 2017
  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark
  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Admission: Included with regular admission: $4-$12.50

Celebrate Mother's Day with the animal moms at the Zoo. Visit discovery stations to learn how other species raise and nurture their offspring. As we celebrate the moms in our lives, we're also supp...