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Albuquerque Biological Park, Albuquerque

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The large complex at Albuquerque Biological Park features an environmental museum made up of four main sections that explore the local wildlife. The park features a 26 hectare (64 acre) zoo, with over 250 species of exotic and native animals and an aquarium with a variety of local saltwater species. You can explore over 2 km (1.5 mi) of paths in the botanical gardens, including a 930 sq m (10,000 sq ft) glass conservatory, which features plants from desert climate zones. Enjoy the calm and tranquility at Tingley beach, stroll the trails, try your hand at fishing, or take advantage of the picnic areas. Put Albuquerque Biological Park at the forefront of your travel plans using our Albuquerque vacation planner.
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  • What a great attraction on the small side.but great to go back and back. Ad all city parks a great.value  more »
  • We weren't clock watching but spent a number of hours in the gardens, which were fabulous - wouldn't have wanted to miss any part. The bugs were great, but the butterfly exhibit was being refurbished....  more »
  • Two seniors and two teenagers and we all enjoyed the gardens and the aquarium. We stayed for about four hours and still did not cover the full gardens.  more »

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