Explora and its collection


Explora is a science center situated in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It is conveniently located near Old Town Albuquerque, making it easily accessible for tourists. The center's name is derived from the Spanish verb 'explorar', which translates to 'explore' in English.

Learning Approach at Explora

Explora employs a unique approach to learning, focusing on hands-on, inquiry-based methods. This approach is applied to various fields including science, math, and art. This interactive learning style encourages visitors to engage directly with exhibits, enhancing their understanding and enjoyment.

Exhibit Space at Explora

Explora boasts a large exhibit space of 20,000 square feet, spread over two floors. The museum houses over 250 interactive exhibits that span a wide range of topics in science, technology, and art. This vast array of exhibits ensures that there is something of interest for every visitor.

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Science & Technology  Science & Technology

1701 Mountain Road
NM 87104 Albuquerque
New Mexico

Visitor information Explora

Opening hours

Monday Closed
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00

Wednesday (Toddler Time): 9:00am-10:00am
Closed on Mondays (except for holiday Mondays)


1 – 11$6.00
12 – 64$10.00
Seniors (65+, with ID)$7.00

Children under age 1: Free
Military (with ID): $7.00
Explora Members: Free


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Location & Map

1701 Mountain Road, Albuquerque

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