Albuquerque North / Bernalillo KOA

555 South Hill Road

Bernalillo, NM 87004

Reserve: 800-562-3616

Info: 505-867-5227

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Local Area Attractions

New Mexico is rich with activities! Everything from A-Z you will find right here in Albuquerque and the neighboring areas. Make your trip a trip to remember and customize it to fit your personality. We hope that you will find this Local Attractions page to be a helpful guide during your stay with us!

Sandia Peak Tram Photo

Sandia Peak Tram

30 Tramway Rd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87122
505-856-6544

A trip on the Sandia Peak Aerial Tramway transports you above deep canyons and breathtaking terrain a distance of 2.7 miles. See some of natures more dramatic beauty unfold before you. At sunset the desert skies produce a spectacular array of color, and your vantage point from the observation deck atop 10,378 foot Sandia Peak in the Cibola National Forest affords an 11,000 square-mile panoramic view of the Rio Grande Valley and the Land of Enchantment. Located on the eastern edge of Albuquerque, in the Sandia Foothills off of Tramway Rd..

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Rio Grande Zoo Photo

Rio Grande Zoo

903 Tenth SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-768-2000

Take a walk on the wild side with a trip to our beautiful 64-acre Albuquerque Zoo! See over 250 species of exotic and native animals. Ride the zoo train or camel, and watch the daily  Giraffe, Polar Bear, Seal and Sea Lion, and Crocodile feedings just to name a few. Open daily, 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Admission is charged.

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Albuquerque Museum of Art & History Photo

Albuquerque Museum of Art & History

2000 Mountain NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
505-243-7255

Albuquerque Museum of Art & History is a continually-evolving display of art, artifacts and photographs depicting the richness of New Mexico culture. Since they change the exhibits frequently, theres always something new to see. The museum also offers special tours of Casa San Ysidro in Corrales, an Old Town walking tour, and a docent-guided tour of the outdoor sculpture garden. Click for admission details.

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Albuquerque Natural History Museum Photo

Albuquerque Natural History Museum

1801 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
505-841-2800

The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science is a natural history and science museum in Albuquerque, New Mexico near Old Town Albuquerque. The Museum was founded in 1986.The Museum's permanent exhibit halls illustrate a "journey through time", covering the birth of the Universe(13.6 billion years ago) to the Ice Age(10,000 years ago). The eight journey through time halls are as follows: Origins, Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Jurassic Super Giants, New Mexico's Seacoast, Age of Volcanoes, Evolving Grasslands, Cave Experience, and New Mexico's Ice Age. Hours are 9:00 am-5:00 pm Everyday (Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day). Click here for Admission Details.

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Rio Grande Nature Center Photo

Rio Grande Nature Center

2901 Candelaria NW
Albuquerque, NM 87107
505-344-7240

The Rio Grande Nature Center is a non-profit organization that supports the Nature Center's mission to preserve and protect the Rio Grande bosque, to educate the public about Rio Grande ecosystems, and to foster positive human interactions with those systems. Experience the living environment of more than 270 acres of riverside forests and meadows. All manner of birds and migratory fowl can be seen year-round. Enjoy strolling along two miles of trails, bird-watching, and studying desert creatures and wildflowers. Visit the Nature Center online for more information.

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The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History Photo

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History

601 Eubank Blvd. SE
Albuquerque, NM 87123
505-245-2137

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is the nations only congressionally chartered museum in its field and an intriguing place to learn the story of the Atomic Age, from early research of nuclear development through todays peaceful uses of nuclear technology. Visit the nations largest exhibit of nuclear weapons. Military buffs will enjoy the B-52 bomber, full-scale missile models and fighter bombers on display. Learn about peaceful applications of nuclear power and alternative energy technology. The informative movie "Ten Seconds That Shook The World," which recreates the project that ushered in a new era, is shown several times each day. Hours are 9:00 am- 5:00 pm Everyday (Closed New Years Day, Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day). Click here of admission details.

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Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta 2013 Photo

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta 2013

4401 Alameda Boulevard N.E.
Albuquerque, NM 87113
505-821-1000

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is a world-renowned attraction and destination for kids of all ages. For more than four decades, the first week in October brings the smell of roasting chilies and the beautiful, magical moving picture show of hot air balloons sailing silently through the crisp fall air. Guests from all over the world come to Albuquerque to celebrate ballooning. Literally hundreds of balloons will be taking flight from the Balloon Fiesta Park this year October 5 through 13, 2013.

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The Albuquerque State Fair Photo

The Albuquerque State Fair

300 San Pedro NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
505-222-9700

The New Mexico State Fair is so much more than an annual event. For a few short weeks, it brings together some of the best entertainment and events New Mexico has to offer. As the summer season cools down, the days and nights are perfect for spending time at the fair. Be sure to add it to your entertainment lineup to see whats new in food, exhibits, competitions and special themes, because they change every year.

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Indian Pueblo Cultural Center Photo

Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

2401 12th St. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
505-843-7270

The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, is located in Albuquerque, and is owned and operated by the 19 Indian Pueblos of New Mexico that are dedicated to the preservation and perpetuation of Pueblo Indian Culture, History and Art.The center includes a 10,000 sq ft (1,000 m2) museum of the authentic history and artifacts of traditional Pueblo cultures and their contemporary art. The permanent exhibit highlights the creativity and adaptation which made possible the survival, diversity and achievements of each of the 19 Pueblos. The center also includes a small, changing exhibit that highlights the work of living traditional and contemporary artists. Traditional Indian dances and artist demonstrations are open to the public on Saturday and Sunday. More than 200,000 people visit the center each year.

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NM Railrunner Express Photo

NM Railrunner Express

Explore the beautiful Rio Grande Valley from Belen to Santa Fe, New Mexico and points in between. Tours offer a unique insider view of this historic southwest region with insights from historians, artists, residents, and other local characters. Travel includes transportation on board the sleek New Mexico Rail Runner Express, the new commuter train in the Rio Metro district. Now offering transportation to and from the Albuquerque Airport.
Click for Fare Fee's, and Stations.

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Hertz Rental Car Photo

Hertz Rental Car

6300 San Mateo
Albuquerque, NM 87109
505-856-6373

Call Hertz rental car today for a free pick-up at our KOA and a discount on any size car. Click the link to get started! http://link.hertz.com/link.html?id=41989&LinkType=HZLK&TargetType=Reservations&ret_url=www.albuquerquenorthkoa.com. Enter the CDP #2005944 to receive the discount.

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