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Albuquerque, NM has a wealth of activities geared towards families and kids. One of the city's main attractions and pride and joy is its BioPark. The ABQ BioPark encompasses the Zoo, the Aquarium, Tingley Beach with its duck ponds and train depot and the botanical gardens, all connected by a cute open air train that stops at each attraction. The Zoo and the Botanical Gardens play host to many outdoor concerts, having amphitheatre stages.
For sports enthusiasts, take your little baseball fans to see our local minor league team play at Isotopes Park, a beautiful stadium with a big city feel.
For the gamers and thrill seekers, it will be hard to pull you and your kids away from Hinkle Famiy Fun Center or Cliff's Amusement Park. Plan to spend a whole afternoon.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science provides lots of inspiring educational wonder and an IMAX theatre and planetarium, with shows playing on the hour. The older child will appreciate the aviation history at the National Museum of Nuclear Science and History and the flight history behind Albuquerque's claim to fame - ballooning, at the Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum.
There are wonderful outdoor things to do in Albuquerque, like spending an afternoon at the duck pond or experiencing the beautiful splendor of the Sandia Mountains. Albuquerque, NM is a family's playground, so get out and enjoy!