Shops, Restaurants & Amenities

The Garden Gift Shop

We apologize, but all gift shops are temporarily closed. The ABQ BioPark would like to thank the Wildlife Trading Company for their time with us as our retail partner in supporting the BioPark’s mission. We look forward to offering an exciting new retail experience at the ABQ BioPark coming soon.

Wildflower Cafe

Open during the summer months, the Wildflower Snack Bar is located on the Main Plaza, sells snack food, drinks and ice cream. The snack bar is also open during the River of Lights Holiday Light event (6 - 9 p.m.)

Summer Hours

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Other Services


Single and double strollers are available at the Main Plaza. Single strollers are $10, double strollers are $12.

Bicycle Racks

Racks for bicycles are located near the Botanic Garden entrance. No bicycle riding is allowed on BioPark grounds.


Pets are not permitted on BioPark grounds. A limited number of kennels are available at the Administrative Offices at both the Zoo and the Aquarium/Botanic Garden. There is no charge to kennel your pet at these locations.

A limited number of kennels are available at the Administrative Offices.

Service Animals

Service animals are permitted in the BioPark but due to safety and welfare concerns of some BioPark animals, some areas may be restricted from entry by service animals.


Wheelchairs are available at the Jungle Wheels shop at the Zoo or the Shark Reef Cafe on the main plaza at the Aquarium for $10 for an all-day rental.

Wheelchairs are available on a very limited basis, first-come, first-served.

Lost and Found

The Botanic Garden lost and found office is in the Main Plaza, next to the Administration Office.


Botanic Garden parking is free.