Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

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The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico is a world-class museum and cultural center that is dedicated to preserving and displaying Pueblo history and culture.

The non-profit institution opened in August 1976 with the mission “to preserve and perpetuate Pueblo culture and to advance understanding by presenting with dignity and respect, the accomplishments and evolving history of the Puebloan peoples of New Mexico.” The space is owned and operated by the 19 Indian Pueblos of New Mexico. The cultural center includes a 10,000 square-foot museum that displays artifacts and artworks while telling the story of the Pueblo cultures. Among the permanent exhibits and temporary exhibits is “We Are of This Place: The Pueblo Story,” which presents the history and accomplishments of the Pueblo people of New Mexico.

The center also presents traditional dances, art markets, live entertainment, exhibitions, artist workshops, lectures, hands-on learning activities, and more.

While there stop for a meal at the acclaimed on-site restaurant, Indian Pueblo Kitchen, which offers guests an unforgettable Indigenous dining experience. There’s also a gift shop, the Indian Pueblo Store, that sells Pueblo and Southwest Native American art.

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Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

Address:
2401 12th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104

Hours:
9:00am - 4:00pm, Tuesday - Sunday

Cost:
$12 (adult), $10 (New Mexico Resident, Military, $8 (Student, Senior 62+, Youth 5-17), Free (Children Under 5)

Phone Number:
(505) 843-7270

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Know Before You Go

To make the most of your visit to the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico, here are some things to know before you go.

  • Parking in the attached lot is free.
  • Restaurant, shop, and archives might have different opening hours.

Where to Stay Near the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

Complete your travel itinerary and get a good night’s rest with a stay at one of these Albuquerque hotels near Route 66.

El Vado Motel

El Vado Motel opened in 1937 and was one of the first Route 66 hotels in New Mexico. The hotel has been fully renovated and features historic character and charm combined with modern comforts and amenities. Enjoy your room, relax by the pool, or grab a beer at the on-site tap room.

The Monterey Motel

The Monterey Motel has been attracting Route 66 travelers since 1946. The motel emits a vintage vibe while offering a modern touch . A stay here promises you’ll “go straight from the road to relaxation.”

Enhance your visit to Albuquerque with a tour! Whether you love walking tours, museums, or family-friendly adventures (like a hot air balloon ride), there are plenty of options for everyone.

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