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University of New Mexico

Address: Yale Blvd. NE, North of Central Ave., Albuquerque, NM (Central Campus)
Phone Number: 505/277-0111
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Ranked #49 of 198 things to do in Albuquerque
Type: Colleges & universities, Convention centers, Traveler Resources, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: With more than 30,000 students enrolled in its undergraduate and graduate courses, this is the...
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Type: Colleges & universities, Convention centers, Traveler Resources, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: With more than 30,000 students enrolled in its undergraduate and graduate courses, this is the largest university in the state of New Mexico.

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Hood River, Oregon
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56 reviews 56 reviews
7 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I was a patient at the University of New Mexico Hospitals where I tried to Die. Great hospital but this review is about a hidden place to eat. The restaurant at the Hospital serves surprisingly great food. Well prepared, tasty, and very inexpensive. Yes I am raving about Hospital food both in the patient rooms and in the restaurant. It's... More 

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Taos, New Mexico
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We went to UNM Pope Joy Hall to see the "Blue Man Group" - outstand acting/drumming/lighting etc etc etc. Great seating - no matter where you sit. Then have events that will be for everyone. Very family friendly - just go on line and see what they have especially for young and old alike. Parking excellent and restaurants galore and... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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54 reviews 54 reviews
48 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

For people not from this area of the country, this is a unique campus to visit. Many of the buildings are adobe style. The football stadium is very nice as is the basketball arena (the Pit). The view of the Sandia mountains from campus is spectacular. The campus is clean and well maintained.

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Utah
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We parked at our nearby hotel and then walked to the stadium. We arrived very early and didn't have any problems getting it. Everything was very easy.

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Albuquerque
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I am a forth year student in physical education and very proud to be a student. I look forward to furthering my education and especially maintaining a high level of fitness. I am fortunate that I can walk to classes every day. UNM is a great school.

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Norman, Oklahoma
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119 reviews 119 reviews
54 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My husband and I took our teenage son for a campus visit. The staff gave an informative presentation in the Union, and then a very friendly student led us on an individual tour. Because we were the only people on the tour, the student was free to take us to the buildings and areas that interested us most. He was... More 

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Brawley, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I am an alum three times from UNM. The place can't do anything wrong! Beautiful settings on campus, nice bookstore, easy to get around.

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Orlando, Florida
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211 helpful votes 211 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

The campus has the unique architecture of surrounding Albuquerque, NM buildings. There are many free museums to visit on campus including an art museum and anthropology museum. Highly recommend a stroll through the campus. Visitors must pay for parking.

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

our son is studying for a year abroad at UNM so we had a personal tour of the campus. There is lots to see, art work in particular. We found leaflets on the way (think there was one for the art trail at the theatre) and suggested routes are given. Great to see the adobe style buildings. The Zimmerman library... More 

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Mullica Hill, New Jersey, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

We came to the University of New Mexico after a visit to the University of Arizona which we enjoyed quite a bit. In contrast, we found the city full of vagrants and the people relatively depressing. The campus was sparse with students and when we were trying to find the campus tour location on the "south campus" we were handed... More 

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