Albuquerque Biological Park, Albuquerque

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#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 .
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  • 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 »
  • Very well thought out, beautiful, and it is almost January! Can't wait to come back to see everything in bloom during the summer months!  more »
  • I don’t know who put all those lights up but they are talented. The park transformed itself into a light filled wildlife extravaganza. There were dinosaurs and zebras and ships and birds and fish, all...  more »

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