Reservations are required for group visits of 12 or more people.
Explora offers a wide variety of programs that reflect our experiential, inquiry-based approach to learning, including:
Sensory-friendly resources are available. See our Sensory-Friendly Resources web page.
Scouts: We offer activities for you! See our Scouts web page.
Making a Reservation:
- Use Explora’s Educational Programs Guide to select a program.
- Decide on possible dates. Spring is our busiest season; we suggest you book early or choose some Fall dates.
- Contact Reservations at 505-224-8341 to request your reservation form. Let us know at this time about any special needs.
- Payment can be made on or before the day of your visit by credit card, check, cash, or purchase order. Advance payment may be made by calling 505-224-8341, or mailing a check or purchase order to
Explora, Attn: Reservations Coordinator
1701 Mountain Rd, NW
Albuquerque, HM 87104
Rescheduling or Canceling a Program
Because Explora reserves space and an educator for your group, these policies apply:
More than 5 business days before visit – no fee.
5 business days or fewer before visit – 15% booking fee.
More than 5 business days before visit – 15% booking fee.
5 business days or fewer before visit – 50% late cancelation fee.
The full amount will be charged.
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 at 2 pm on Dec. 24 and 31.
1701 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
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.
Explora is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, and all purchases at our store are always tax-free.
Proceeds from your purchases at Ideas, the store at Explora, help fund our programs and exhibits.