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Visit our New Exhibit! Be the first to dive into the Sketch Aquarium. Imagine, sketch, and release your own sea creature into the digital sea.

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Parents' Night Out Friday, October 23
5:30 - 10 pm
Enjoy a night out, or in, while your child has fun at Explora, with dinner, exhibit exploration and spooky science activities. Register by noon October 21. Details
Hops This Way! Join us for engaging talks and activities about the science and history of beer, with tastings, live music, and a cash bar. (21+ event)

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Spooky Science: October 31, 3-5pm
Kids: Visit Explora
for a hair-raising activity, candy experiments, mask-making, and more!
Costumes welcome.


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People of all ages are invited to engage in exhibit activities.

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Careful, you just might learn something while you're having all that fun!

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Visit Ideas, the Store at Explora, to find smart and unusual gifts that inspire the imagination and challenge the creative process.

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Register by noon October 21, for Parents' Night Out on October 23.

We've got Parties and Rentals down to a Science! Let us host yours.


An asterisk (*) indicates pre-registration and fees required. Call 505-224-8341 or para español, llame al 505-224-8323.

Explora is a private 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Gifts to Explora are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Explora operates in a unique private/public partnership with the City of Albuquerque.

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1701 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104

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Mon-Sat: 10 am - 6 pm
Sun: 12 pm - 6 pm

Closed on Jan. 1, July 4, the week after Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Dec. 25. We close early at 2 pm on Dec. 24 and 31.

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Explora Members: Free
Children (under age 1): Free
Children (ages 1-11): $4
Adults (ages 12-64): $8
Seniors (age 65+, with ID): $5
Students or Military (with ID): $5

Groups: Reservations Required.
Please contact us if you require special assistance.

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