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Albuquerque Old Town, Albuquerque

Historic Walking Area · Neighborhood
Take a stroll through Albuquerque Old Town, the city's historical district, which dates back to the Spanish founding of Albuquerque in 1706. The plaza is the focal point and the location of the San Felipe de Neri Church, built in 1793. Pop into one of the shops selling traditional Southwest crafts, art, and other items. You can treat yourself to ice cream on a shaded, wrought-iron bench or dive into the area's famed Mexican cuisine for something more substantial. To learn more about the rich history of the area, take a guided walking tour. Put Albuquerque Old Town into our Albuquerque trip itinerary builder site to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Albuquerque.
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  • We were told we needed to go there - so we did. We are not into the artistic aspects of NM. But we did find a great restaurant.  more »
  • Very cool old town. Took a breaking bad tour that started down town. Went to the rattlesnake museum (as long as you like snakes ) High noon was a great place to stop in for a bite to eat and a...  more »
  • Old Town was easy to get to and very pleasant to stroll in and along the center square. Loved the shops with a wide variety of unique gifts and souvenirs. My favorite shop was the Plant Store (next...  more »

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