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Address: 423 Central Avenue Northwest, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone Number: (505)768-3522
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Go see any show you're interested in here at the Kimo, and it will be so much better. Every seat is good. You will feel lkie you're with an extended family.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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New Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

One of the first theaters in Albuquerque. Unique mix of Native American symbols decorate venue. They've been upgrading the seating, which was quite tight.

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new mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Go see any show you're interested in here at the Kimo, and it will be so much better. Every seat is good. You will feel lkie you're with an extended family.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The KiMo is pretty unique.It is a theater that whenever I have people visiting I try to take them for a play, movie or show. The history and decoration is SO New Mexico! Parking can sometimes be a challenge, since The KiMo is at the heart of downtown, so try and get there with time before any event. The staff... More 

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northern california
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I love the Kimo; it is really unique, and very funky. The acoustics are good, and all the seats have a good view of the stage. They give tours of the building because it is so unusual!

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new mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

The Kimo is a an historic jewel in the middle of downtown Albuquerque. The architecture and decoration are the epitome of the old southwest Indian style. To see a performance there is sure to be a delight, or just tour the building and step back into a bygone era.

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Palm Springs, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This theatre from 1927 is incredible. it's beautiful Pueblo Deco on the outside and inside. Try to drop by after 11 am so you can tour the lobby and main auditorium. Lovely details and painting. No fee, but they ask for a donation.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

The KiMo theater is a beautiful and intimate venue. It unfortunately does not have a steady stream of quality performances, but when it does, you are sure to be pleased.

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New Mexico, United States of America
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I have seen shows and films here. Good spot to see anything they have going. The inside is quite interesting for an old Theatre in New Mexico. Very well done, and good history. I believe one can go look inside without a fee but when I've been there it was for a specific film or event, therefore I paid an... More 

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San Antonio, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

The Kimo Theater at 423 Central Avenue, NW- Route 66 in downtown Albuquerque has Landmark Status and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Live performances of theater and music are held in addition to films. Self-guided tours are available (no charge) as well as guided tours (by appt.) The staff in the main lobby/box office welcome visitors.... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

As a local resident of Alb I am often visiting The KiMo, but this year it was different, I noticed more than I had before! Used as the backdrop for the AFME 2015 commercial, and as the stage to showcase local film projects during the week-long experience, The KiMo stood above the rest with it's excellent service, great atmosphere, and... More 

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Additional Information about KiMo Theatre

Address: 423 Central Avenue Northwest, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone Number: (505)768-3522
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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