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Anderson-Abruzzo International Balloon Museum

9201 Balloon Museum Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113-2425
+1 505-768-6045
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World Class

Greatly improved over past years. Expanded by thousands of square feet with more exhibits and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Corrales, New Mexico
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Much to see and in an easy to find location in the northern part of Albuquerque. The volunteers... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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9201 Balloon Museum Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113-2425
+1 505-768-6045
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Greatly improved over past years. Expanded by thousands of square feet with more exhibits and experiences.

Thank Mickey6448
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Much to see and in an easy to find location in the northern part of Albuquerque. The volunteers could answer any question and were very enthusiastic

Thank misspNewJersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I know we didn't allot enough time to thoroughly appreciate this fascinating museum, but what we did get to see was wonderful! The history of 'ballooning' is carefully developed, with lots of information & pictures - from first flight to military uses, weather balloons, etc....More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was fun to get a history of ballooning around the world and see some of the early baskets and boats. They have the actual craft that were used to make some of the recent long distance trips. Amazing courage and persistence to accomplish these...More

Thank Lily5754
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The balloon museum was excellent, a wonderful collection of real life artifacts. Albuquerque is the home of a lot of ballooning history and the people that made it happen. Sid Cutter, founder of the International Balloon Fiesta helped put NM on the map!

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited this museum several times during past visits to the Balloon Fiesta. Our last visit was 6years ago. We went back this year. The museum has improved a great deal. There are new exhibits and artifacts on display. They are presented in an interesting...More

Thank Bdengle
Reviewed 7 November 2017

As a first time visitor, I have always been fascinated by hot air balloons. This museum gives a great perspective of their history and the people that rode in them. A great interactive area for kids too! Definitely recommend if you have an hour or...More

Thank chemie71
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I was in ABQ for the Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, so this museum was a must. it was great. you could do as little or as much as you want at your own pace. it was facinating to see how Balloons have been used through...More

Thank flyballoongirl
Reviewed 30 October 2017

I've been wanting to go on a hot air balloon ride, and wanted to learn a little bit about the experience. There's so much to learn at this museum. Me and my husband really enjoyed the visit and we recommend it to anybody.

Thank NYlatinbeauty
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We enjoyed the very informative exhibits on the history of hot air and gas ballooning (and the hybrids, which we did not know about) and recent record-setting events in ballooning. Much to see and experience in this attractive museum.

Thank Betsy C
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14 October 2017|
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Response from Kevin C | Reviewed this property |
We spent an hour there. We were there in May on a quiet day.