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Store Hours:

  • Monday-Saturday, 10 am-6 pm
    Sunday, 12-6 pm
  • Located inside Explora, general admission is not required to visit our store.
  • Call 505-224-8349 for information and special orders.

Members' Shopping Spree, August 21-23!

Explora Members, double your discount for a total of 20% off all merchandise during member shopping days, Friday, August 21 through Sunday, August 23. Get sciencey with awesome supplies, equipment, and kits for back to school!

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Unusual and unique gifts will inspire the imagination, and challenge the brain!

Explore our array of hands-on learning tools, gadgets, and games that will have your family and friends engaged in the world of science.

Choose from items such as science kits, 4D anatomy sculpture kits, puzzles, art supplies, and science hardware, just to name a few.

Back to School Science Fun!

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Make studying fun with hands-on activities, science materials, and unique school supplies.
Experiment at home with our wide array of beakers, test tubes, and pipettes. Become a rock & mineral expert with a Fluorescent Rock or Minerals Kit. Shape it, bake it, and erase it using a design your own Eraser Kit.

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Explora Gift Cards

Purchase a Gift Card for that special someone. Gift Cards can be used towards Membership, Admission, Store Purchases, Birthday Parties, and even for Education Programs.

Explora Members

Members receive a 10% discount year-round, and are invited to special double-discount shopping days several times a year.

Educator discounts year round!

Educators always receive a 10% discount on their class or school purchases at Ideas.

We offer quality classroom resources, materials, and tools related to science, technology, and art. Ideas, the Store at Explora, carries a wide selection of items that provide hours of hands-on learning, like science kits, nature explorations, books, optics, and intriguing puzzles.

School checks and purchase orders are welcome, and purchases over $200 get a 20% discount.
Special orders are welcome.

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.

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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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