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Anderson-Abruzzo International Balloon Museum

9201 Balloon Museum Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113-2425
505-768-6045
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A beautiful piece of architecture; ask yourself "Am I really into ballooning?" or "Do I just ike to watch balloons?"

My title pretty much says it all. It's a gorgeous building designed with the whole idea of lighter... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2016
astro005
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Rockland, Maine
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Go at your own pace tour of the history behind ballooning! Went with my husband and we enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2016
Taylor L
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Arizona
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9201 Balloon Museum Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113-2425
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

My title pretty much says it all. It's a gorgeous building designed with the whole idea of lighter than air flight. The architects nailed it. There are lots of well designed and crafted exhibits. I was maybe halfway through them all when I had an...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2016

Go at your own pace tour of the history behind ballooning! Went with my husband and we enjoyed the interactive activities (most likley designed for kids) but since were kids at heart and knew nothing about ballooning all the activities and displays were right at...More

1  Thank Taylor L
Reviewed 17 May 2016

This museum is full of history about balloons, and it has many on display. The cost is reasonable which makes it even more of a reason to go. It seems like it has some renovations going on, but that does not get in the way....More

Thank Teresa P
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Even if it's only once in your life that you get to do this : do it the balloons make you feel like a kid again .

Thank PhoManta_ECuador
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We felt that the Anderson-Abruzzo Balloon Museum is a must see while visiting the area. If you are going to attend the Balloon Fiesta, the museum is “free” the day before the start of the Fiesta. We were lucky to capitalize on this deal. The...More

Thank Marty B
Reviewed 3 May 2016

This was an enjoyable visit to the International Balloon Museum. We don't know much about Balloons but this is a great place to learn. The exhibits were very good and this was something different from the usual tourist attractions. Highly recommended.

Thank SeniorTraveler65575
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Albuquerque is the balloon capital and this very colorful museum covers it all. See early depictions and samples and some of the modern ones that highlight the city. Learn all about the early days of ballooning and the amazing feats. Guided tour is by far...More

Thank LShank2014
Reviewed 26 April 2016

As always took some family members from out of town to visit the Balloon Fiesta. Had a great time as always. And if you have never visit before you should go at least once. Such a fun place to go in Oct. And amazing colors...More

Thank marriedmary2015
Reviewed 25 April 2016

From the Tam to Sandia peak ski area to Santa fe ski area, the family is a legacy to ABQ and N.M. skiers, and hot air balloon enthusiast, I would recommend it as well as the annual ballon fiesta that happens every Oct.. we will...More

Thank bjcoats
Reviewed 21 April 2016

What a beautiful venue for a wedding reception! As guests, we had access to the museum and gift shop. The catered reception was upstairs with 360 degree views of the city. There was an area for dancing, access to an outside patio, and more.

Thank Rick Sherrie A
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