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When you are looking for a Southwestern destination that is affordable, authentic in its architecture and cultures and offers great outdoor experiences with a totally different look, select Albuquerque for your government conferences.

Albuquerque has several hotel districts, all within 20 minutes of the airport. Many hotels offer a distinct atmosphere that allow the attendees to immerse themselves in the rich culture and hospitable charm of the city. With over 17,000 hotel rooms in the Albuquerque area and meeting facilities with superior government conference services, no meeting is too large.

Experience a revitalized city with over 300 years of history

Albuquerque stands with one foot in the past, one foot in the present and both eyes on the future. Home to some of the nation's finest high-tech research facilities, Sandia National Laboratory, Air Force Research Laboratory and the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque is leading the way in technology transfer. Kirtland Air Force Base is located just minutes from the Albuquerque airport and has the ability to support classified meetings with superior government conference services. Also, Los Alamos National Laboratory is just 2 hours north of the city.

Meetings and government conferences from 10 to 10,000 will receive the same award-winning, personal government conference services that Albuquerque is famous for. As one of the more cost-efficient markets, Albuquerque's current Per Diem is available here.

The 270,000 square foot ASM Global-managed Albuquerque Convention Center is a multi-purpose event complex located in the heart of a vibrant downtown with 900 hotel rooms within walking distance. 

Albuquerque has hosted government conferences for the following government groups:

  • Federal Bar Association
  • Federal Highway Administration
  • Marine Corps League
  • National Association of Postmasters of the US
  • US Department of Justice
  • Defense Contract Management Agency
  • US Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • US Department of Agriculture
  • USDA Forest Service

DTN - STL - National Museum of Nuclear Science & History

Find out what Visit Albuquerque can do to accommodate your next government meeting with government services to meet your every need, complete an RFP online or request a Meeting Planner Guide. We offer tailored site inspections and are a proud member of SGMP - Society of Government Meeting Professionals.


Accredited Destination Marketing Organization

The Visit Albuquerque is proud to be accredited by the Destination Marketing Accreditation Program (DMAP) of Destinations International.