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Albuquerque Biological Park, New Mexico

 
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Distance from city center: 4.2mi
Jackie's pictureby Jackie Family & Fun travel tip
added on the 27th of November, 2010
A combination of a zoo, botanical garden and an aquarium, the Albuquerque Biological Park is a fun place for families with children or a group of friends.

Though if you purchase the combo ticket to enter into every location, you have to take the train that drives to them, which might be a bit boring, but it still worth it, because you get some plus info on your way. The zoo is the real treat, because you can see not only the usual animals, but also elephants and snow leopards. Amazing day!

Address:
2601 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, USA

Price:
Combo ticket: $12 (adults), $5 (kids) - valid 9am-12am (Tue-Sun)

Opening Hours:
7days a week: 9am-5pm

On the web:
http://www.cabq.gov/biopark/

 
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