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Open Space Visitor Center

6500 Coors Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120-2714
+1 505-897-8831
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City got this one right.

The title might be a bit cynical. Albuquerque doesn't get everything right by a long shot, but they... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
OldTownDan
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Albuquerque
Not Much

There is not a whole lot at this visitor center. We just stopped by to see what was there and if... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Judy S
,
Pulaski
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  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
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“canada geese” (3 reviews)
“exploration” (2 reviews)
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6500 Coors Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120-2714
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Reviewed 1 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 23 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 14 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
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Didn't know it existed, sure glad we found it. Staff were very helpful and informative. Exhibits were great & art displays beautiful.

Thank OurWanderingCasa
Reviewed 30 December 2015

I always visit the Open Space. This time we were treated to Canada geese and Sandhill cranes. This is not just one facility. There are a few scattered on either side of the river. Nice hike/run/bike trails are adjacent. I enjoy running along the Bosque...More

Thank michaelluna
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Such a LOVELY facility and surroundings, you'd never know you're just off Coors Blvd.because you feel a world away. Stumbled upon this place one rainy afternoon while out with my little grandson who needed a place to stretch his little legs and explore. We both...More

Thank travelincalifmom
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Spent part of a Sunday afternoon visiting this space - mostly to take in part of the annual crane migration. There were many birds - including cranes and Canadian Geese that were feeding in the open field and other than birds squawking (which I love)...More

Thank sunflowermary
Reviewed 1 December 2014

The Open Space Visitor Center is open Tuesday-Sunday year round. Inside, one will find an art gallery with changing exhibits, dioramas and murals depicting and explaining the settlement of this area, artifacts, scenic views, a gift shop, and helpful, eager volunteers. At this time of...More

Thank mwcw
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