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Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque
1701 Mountain Road NW, 87104, Albuquerque, NM 87110
+1 505-224-8300
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Ranked #2 of 208 things to do in Albuquerque
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Owner description: Explora is an innovative learning place, providing over 250 fun and hands-on activities in science, technology, and art for kids of all ages.
Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Entertaining for all”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

This is an interesting place for both children and adults. We enjoyed watching the kids participating most of all.

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albuquerque
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69 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Great for our kids”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

Our kids have grown up with this museum. It moved to this location about a decade ago, before our youngest started talking. Now he is twelve and has won 3 state engineering championships. Its hard to say what influences a person, but Explora was certainly a part of it. Lots of interesting displays and interactive exhibits, IMAX and everything you expect from a science museum. With the natural history museum right next door, its all here.

Visited November 2012
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western colorado
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194 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
“don't miss this”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

This is a great place for any curious person, whether young or not. There are exhibits for many interests, the central fountain is interactive, and it's a very welcoming place. I understand some evenings are reserved for adults only.

Visited November 2012
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Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany
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102 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Fun and educational”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

Explora is a fun day trip for kids of all ages. With many different areas to explore and many ways to play, explore and learn it is educational.

Visited August 2012
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
“science and activities for the entire family”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

this is a great science center and museums from young ones to seniors its a great place to learn and have fun! Enjoy!

Visited April 2012
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