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ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden

2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1615
+1 505-848-7112
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I visited this place while on a trip to the Albuquerque Balloon Festival. They have some beautiful... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Justin F
Olney, Texas
Very Nice Exhibits

Good selection of plants, well laid out. Expect plenty of walking, of course. Lots of desert... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dwayne G
Saint Louis, Missouri
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2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1615
West Old Town
+1 505-848-7112
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited this place while on a trip to the Albuquerque Balloon Festival. They have some beautiful plants and they have a gift shop. This would be a great thing to do.

Thank Justin F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good selection of plants, well laid out. Expect plenty of walking, of course. Lots of desert plants, but also farm area and Japaneses garden.

Thank Dwayne G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having a various types of gardens, this place rocks. We especially enjoyed the Japanese garden and the children's fantasy garden.

Thank Nancyevan49
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great different little areas. Best part is the River of Lights from Thanksgiving weekend thru New Years.

Thank F6787MDelizabethl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park has a good mix of features for children and for adults. The bug area and the railroad were a lot of fun. I found the Japanese Garden peaceful - but the super wide paths a bit puzzling. I had hoped there would be...More

Thank Beth_sage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth visiting for a gardener from anywhere! Take your umbrella if visiting on hot day. Dont forget your camera for all the unique photo opps!

Thank kimmysenko
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you can, make it to the docent talk for an informative walk through the garden. It's not in-depth information but the casual visitor can learn a lot. You get a quick overview of the gardens before heading out on your own to spend time...More

Thank GypsyBreeze
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The BioPark’s 36-acre Botanic Garden includes the Children’s Fantasy Garden, two glass conservatories, a Japanese garden, a butterfly pavilion, a large duck pond, and perhaps the most amazing model railroad I’ve ever seen. No wonder it’s ranked highly on a national level! You can get...More

1  Thank ShutterbugSage
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My girlfriend got my husband and I a membership to the Biopark for Christmas and it was a wonderful gift! We thoroughly enjoyed the garden. They also have a Christmas light show there during the holidays. There's a large open area for school groups or...More

Thank alpw
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Enjoyed seeing the gardens which featured native plants as well as lots of roses, an amphitheater surrounded by planting beds filled with vegetables that would have been grown by the natives in the early years. Lots to see and enjoy, particularly if you have a...More

Thank Judy C
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16 October 2017|
Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
I am not 100 percent sure, but I think they have wheelchairs available at the entrance. I do not know if they are free or if there is a charge. But failing that, there are many shady nooks and seats around the park, where... More
Jenny V
8 June 2017|
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Response from Patrick G | Reviewed this property |
Give your self at least 3 hours. Probably more. Depends how much you like flowers and like to walk