Explora, Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque Museums

Albuquerque has a number of excellent museums to interest the traveler and local visitor alike. Here is a shortlist of top Albuquerque museums and the type of exhibitions they feature:

Albuquerque Museum

Albuquerque Museum
Albuquerque Museum

Located in the heart of Old Town, Albuquerque Museum is considered one of the leading institutions for art, history and culture in the Southwest. It offers exhibitions that celebrate the cultures, history and art of the southwest.

Route 66, Albuquerque Museum

One of its most popular current exhibitions is Route 66: Radiance, Rust, and Revival on the Mother Road. This colorful multi-media exhibition provides an insight into Albuquerque’s role in the shaping of Route 66.

Albuquerque Museum
2000 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104

Albuquerque Museum Website

Explora Museum

Explora Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Explora Museum

The Explora Science Center and Children’s Museum of Albuquerque offers interactive experiences in science, technology, engineering, art, and math. Many of the exhibits offer hands-on learning for children. As a science education center, it offers fun exhibits and learning experiences for adults and children alike.

Explora
1701 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104

Explora Museum Website

New Mexico Museum of Natural History

New Mexico Museum of Natural History
New Mexico Museum of Natural History

With exhibits on Paleontology, Geoscience, Bioscience and Space Science, The New Mexico Museum of Natural History provides an insightful look at our natural world. The museum includes a planetarium and giant screen DynaTheater featuring 3D movies on a range of science themes. There is much to inspire lifelong learning for the entire family.

New Mexico Museum of Natural History
801 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87104

New Mexico Museum of Natural History Website