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Arts & Culture Reports and Resources

Overview of community impact and available resources.


Creative Economy & Arts Impact Summary highlights the achievements and initiatives that have significantly bolstered Albuquerque's creative economy and vibrant arts scene from 2018 to date. By fostering a dynamic environment for artists, cultural organizations, and creative entrepreneurs, Arts & Culture has played an active role in Albuquerque’s thriving hub of artistic expression and economic growth. 

ABQ BioPark Annual GRT Report is an update on the latest transformations taking shape at the Zoo, Aquarium, and Botanic Garden made possible by the voter-approved GRT. Access the latest facilities plan

Arts & Culture Annual Report reflects on the department's seven divisions' achievements and milestones over the past year. 

Arts & Culture participated in the Arts & Economic Prosperity 6 (AEP6) Reportan economic and social impact study conducted by Americans for the Arts. Local data shows that the economic activity supported 3,902 jobs, provided $144.4 million in personal income to residents, and generated $40.1 million in local, state, and federal government revenue. A breakdown of that activity would include $129.1 million in spending by nonprofit arts and culture organizations and $141.5 million in event-related spending by their audiences. 


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Go to a show! Take a dance lesson! Learn how you can take part in the arts.

Visit ABQToDO for a comprehensive calendar of arts and culture events by and for the community. 


A Few Things to Get You Started




Old Town Walking Tours

Jul 23, 2024 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Take a historic stroll through Old Town, led by a knowledgeable Albuquerque Museum docent

Tour Casa San Ysidro

Jul 23, 2024 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM
Casa San Ysidro: The Gutiérrez / Minge House, Albuquerque Museum's historic house and property in Corrales, will schedule your group for a guided tour by reservation only. Times vary; see description for times.

Gallery Tours

Jul 23, 2024 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Meet at the front desk to join a one-hour, docent-led tour of Albuquerque Museum galleries.