In Albuquerque, affordability, spectacular weather, and more than 20 museums and cultural centers combine to make this vibrant city a perfect destination for families and visitors of all ages.
Diverse cultures, authentic art and dynamic traditions have helped shape our centuries-old story. No matter your interests, the city has countless opportunities for you and your family to explore. Sample traditional New Mexican cuisine that takes minutes to make and hundreds of years to prepare, experience world-class museums, stroll along Central Avenue under the vintage neon glow of Route 66, or soar high above the city in the hot air ballooning capital of the world — a sight sure to change your perspective.
Comprised of the zoo, aquarium, botanic garden, and Tingley Beach fishing ponds, each of the ABQ BioPark facilities and attractions offer fun and unique entertainment and events year-round.
Looking for an interesting way to experience Albuquerque? Guided tours are perfect for people who want to see all the sites but have limited time in the city. Tour ABQ by trolley, bus, Segway, jeep, or on foot.
Take on this one to two-day itinerary in full, or just pick and choose from these suggested activities. This itinerary is packed full with family-fun you'll only find in Albuquerque.
A variety of fun events for visitors of all ages are happening every day in Albuquerque. Check out our ABQ 365 events calendar for some fun ideas during your stay.
Getting to Albuquerque is easy. Most major airlines serve the Albuquerque International Sunport including Alaska Airlines, Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, New Mexico, Southwest, United and Volaris.
There are nonstop flights to and from more than 20 cities in the United States. Lack of congestion at the Albuquerque Airport (Sunport) means visitors experience very few ground delays.
There are many ways to get around Albuquerque during your stay. With taxi services and all major rideshare apps it is easy to connect with a reliable ride. Busses are also available for transportation to many of Albuquerque's cultural attractions.