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Open Space Visitor Center

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nice trail-walking

It's easy to park here and walk or bike the flat cinder trails along the canal. You can follow them... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
New Jersey
So peaceful, nice garden and displays.

Ample parking, great section for kid learning. Good info on the petroglyphs, which was our next... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Bennett H
Penn Valley, California
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3 weeks ago
“nice trail-walking”
Oct 2, 2018
“So peaceful, nice garden and displays.”
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6500 Coors Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120-2714
+1 505-897-8831
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's easy to park here and walk or bike the flat cinder trails along the canal. You can follow them a long way and veer off to sand trails that lead to the Rio Grande River. Very relaxing.

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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Ample parking, great section for kid learning. Good info on the petroglyphs, which was our next stop. Open space is a fabulous idea.

Thank Bennett H
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Sorrie (not correctly spelled) was outstanding, she gave me the information I needed for volunteering & took my information. Before I got home I had a call to set up my orientation to their volunteer program. The building is peaceful with lots of educational information...More

Thank CavemanHHH
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a great opportunity for Albuquerqueans (Burquenos) to get an introduction to the City's Open Space Program. It's also a good intro for visitors. The City Open Space Program has a lot to offer and is one of the marquis programs in the country....More

Thank Loren H
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Went to the Open Space center with my three great-nieces and their mom. They have backpacks full of activities you can check out while there, for FREE. The kids were aged 8-12 and loved seeing the bees, dragonflies and hummingbirds feeding just outside the window....More

Thank shell87124
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The title might be a bit cynical. Albuquerque doesn't get everything right by a long shot, but they do some things quite well. We visited the center for a recycled art show and I was quite impressed with the location and facility. The building and...More

Thank OldTownDan
Reviewed 25 March 2017

There is not a whole lot at this visitor center. We just stopped by to see what was there and if there was anything else to see and do in the area. There were several trails, but the parking lot is gated at a certain...More

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Our lovely city is so fortunate to have acquired this venue & the renovations made to this former home have made for an excellent visitors center. The space, interior & exterior, are always a delight to visit. Be sure to check out the beautiful artwork,...More

1  Thank Laurie F
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We stopped here on our way through Albuquerque. It is on the small side but admission is free. The grounds are wonderfully kept and the restroom was spotless. The displays are well done. There is door next to the restrooms that says something like “stairs...More

1  Thank Cactiflowers
Reviewed 15 May 2016

The Open Space Center out on West Mesa is a lovely place in itself, with beautiful small gardens and patios, and an observation tower. Numerous presentations and workshops are scheduled here; it 's a fine place to just relax and learn about the some 29,000...More

Thank Purmamarca
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