Albuquerque Biological Park, Albuquerque

4.5
#2 of 7 in Zoos & Aquariums in New Mexico
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. Make Albuquerque Biological Park part of your personalized Albuquerque itinerary using our Albuquerque trip itinerary maker app .
map
Create an itinerary including Albuquerque Biological Park
Albuquerque Biological Park Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
898 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Great activities for families. Gorgeous BioPark, educational but also fun. Beautifully maintained. Many programs.  more »
  • The Albuquerque BioPark comprises a zoo, aquarium, and botanical garden. Each are worth a visit. They are attractions that you might not expect in a city like Albuquerque, and on that note are all the...  more »
  • Whatever time of the year the Bio-Park is a joy to visit. Whether you spend 30 minutes or 3 hours you will not be disappointed. At Christmas it has a 'River of Lights' nightly show which is unbelievab...  more »
Places to stay near Albuquerque Biological Park

Plan your trip to Albuquerque

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Best things to do in Albuquerque

Plans to Albuquerque Biological Park by other users

15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in New Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in New Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Albuquerque BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in New Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: July, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in New Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Albuquerque BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in New Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in New Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in New Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Lebanon & Albuquerque BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans