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ABQ BioPark Aquarium

Features Animals
2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104
+1 505-764-6200
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small but interesting

the back room parts were the best, where there is a glass wall (like in "Dr. No") and a hall with a... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2016
Saskatoon, Canada
Kids love this place

I took my grandchildren here and they loved it. There are a number of places inside were old people... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2016
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104
West Old Town
+1 505-764-6200
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

the back room parts were the best, where there is a glass wall (like in "Dr. No") and a hall with a glass ceiling.

Thank RESK2013
Reviewed 1 February 2016

I took my grandchildren here and they loved it. There are a number of places inside were old people like me can sit down and rest, which is handy.

Thank 641bix
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Our visit was nice enough, yet way too short as the aquarium is very small. It looks nicer in the pictures we saw on the web. It looks well kept, yet really could use some remodeling. For it being so small at least it could...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 16 December 2015

we live in Albuquerque and have a annual pass to the bio parks. This is a great little aquarium. You can walk thru it in about 30 minutes. The jelly fish display and large aquarium with sharks is our favorite attraction. Great place to take...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 15 December 2015

It was something to see all the different types of Sea Live. I say sea life that I have one read about and during my visit I was able to see the living sea life. It was truly an out standing part of my visit...More

Thank 777h2014
Reviewed 9 November 2015

The Aquarium ticket is bundled with the Botanic Garden. It is an interesting aquarium, including a small section of model ships and a small shrimp boat moored outside in an area set up to look like a harbour. There is an open pool and various...More

Thank PeregrineEdmonton
Reviewed 31 October 2015

I stopped here while visiting the BioPark and gardens. It's a nice day wandering through these places, seeing the various exhibits they have. I've been to a lot of aquariums, and many seem to have a lot of the same exhibits, but they're still fun...More

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 29 October 2015

The aquarium was well organized, had wonderful exhibits, and the staff was knowledgeable and more than willing to answer questions. Our favorites were the polar bear (he throws a ball in the air and plays with it) and the feeding of the manta rays (which...More

Thank luvt0teach
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Took the kids for the afternoon,had a great time, lots to see, and things for them to touch, great learning place for kids

Thank travelerblj
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Every time we visit ABQ, we take time out to visit the BioPark. It's always relaxing and a we enjoy their many exhibits.

Thank TropicSplendor
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Mark M
30 September 2017|
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Response from NativeAngelena | Reviewed this property |
It's possible, but it depends on what kind of experience you want. You can just run through everything real quick if you want to rush. I like to take more time to see things. You'll probably miss the scheduled feedings of... More
Kim B
17 July 2015|
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Response from kimm530 | Reviewed this property |
There are several parks included at the Biopark. Aquarium, zoo and a botanical garden. You can pick any one, or buy a combo ticket and see them all in a day. Prices range from $20 for adults to $6 for children, this is for... More