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ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden

2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1615
+1 505-848-7112
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A delightful way to spend an afternoon

I enjoy spending the afternoon here wandering around the gardens. The Children's Garden is great... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Judi W
Rio Rancho, New Mexico
Botanic Garden

If you love flowers then this is the place to visit while in Albq, if your wondering what to do... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Lyndee H
Peach Springs, Arizona, Usa
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2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1615
West Old Town
+1 505-848-7112
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

I enjoy spending the afternoon here wandering around the gardens. The Children's Garden is great for kids of all ages. The miniature train is also a treat. If you want a place to get away from noise and chaos - this is the place to...More

Thank Judi W
Reviewed 15 August 2017

If you love flowers then this is the place to visit while in Albq, if your wondering what to do after you visit Old Town, head a few blocks west to the Botanic Garden and take a stroll in a beautiful garden, very beautiful and...More

Thank Lyndee H
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This place is an oasis in the desert and an escape from all the beige sand in the area. Family oriented with plenty of spots for children to marvel at the natural world, the "life-size" garden is a whimsical journey for the young and young...More

Thank PartTimeGypsy
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We go here occasionally - especially in the spring and fall. We enjoy the peacefulness as well as the diversity of the exhibits and gardens.

Thank gabrielemW9880GH
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Went for the gardens and aquarium ticket and not the zoo. The gardens are quite nice and fairly extensive considering the part of the world your in. Child area that features caves and giant insect statues as well as an under done Japanese garden though...More

Thank BLP_9
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I found this to be a bore. The gardens were not very colorful and it could have used some sort of music or something.

Thank Rick G
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We really enjoyed this. Had a very nice walk through the park and saw a lot of interesting plants and even some birds and snails. Easily an hour or two visit to see everything. We bought a ticket to see both the botanic garden and...More

Thank 210craig J
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Always love coming here. A beautiful garden with small aquarium. If you're here in winter the river of lights is a must.

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

A few blocks west of Old Town Plaza and north of Central Avenue is the ABQ BioPark complex that includes the Botanic Garden, Aquarium, and Biological Park. With a senior discount of only $4, I enjoyed an entire Saturday, most of which was at the...More

Thank DeanMurphy2020
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I love the botanical gardens. I could go there monthly and never be bored. I love all the flowers, and beautiful landscaping. There is a cute children's garden, and a Bug exhibit for kids. A great was to spend the day.

Thank MaggieP324
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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
27 January 2017|
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Response from CJGinFL |
The photographer needs to get permission ahead of time. It makes sense - they don't want the experience of the visitors to be interrupted by a personal photography session.