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Plan Your Visit to Albuquerque Museum

Museum Hours

9 a.m.–5 p.m.

General admission is free on Sunday mornings, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. 

EXCEPTION: No free admission during Balloon Fiesta, October 5-13, 2024.

Museum Store Hours
10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Closed: Mondays, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day

Albuquerque Museum
2000 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
(505) 243-7255

Front entrance of Albuquerque Museum located in the heart of Old Town. Photo credit: N. Vanesky

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Albuquerque Museum is the rock-solid cornerstone of Albuquerque’s cultural community. All things New Mexico: from the Alvarado to O’Keeffe, Blumenschein to the Bosque, and more.

Whether you're a local seeking to be immersed in art or history, or a visitor wanting to experience Albuquerque's premier cultural institution, be sure to include a visit to Albuquerque Museum.

In addition to world-class exhibitions, the Museum offers a wide variety of programming including educational classes for children of all ages; live performances in its amphitheater; docent-guided tours in the Museum, its Sculpture Garden and Old Town; the Museum Store and the Museum's café, Slate at The Museum.

Albuquerque Museum also includes the historic Casa San Ysidro: The Gutiérrez-Minge House, located in the village of Corrales, just north of Albuquerque. This original Greek revival home, built by the Gutiérrez family in the 1870s, includes Alan and Shirley Minge's recreation of a 19th century rancho, complete with a small family chapel, a central plazuela and an enclosed corral.


The Albuquerque Museum is committed to providing inclusive experiences for all visitors. To request materials in accessible format, sign language interpreters and/or other disability accommodation, please call (505) 243-7255 at least two weeks in advance of your visit to initiate your request.

Sketching and Note Taking

Sketching and note taking are permitted in Common Ground: Art in New Mexico and Only in Albuquerque galleries with hand-held pads and pencils. Inquire at the information desk regarding special exhibitions. All sketching must be done at least four feet away from objects. Please respect others and do not sit or lie in front of objects, in walkways, or lean on walls. Please cooperate with Albuquerque Museum's security personnel if asked to move.