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

Get a 40% Off coupon for one item at Ideas, the store at Explora!
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New Construction and Building Items

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Just in time for our new Rotary Pavillion opening
Working together to build a village.

Summer is the perfect time for your little builder to explore the world of construction, engineering and transportation with these items.

Construction Builder Kits
Puzzles
Road Rugs
Tool Sets

 

Member Shopping Discount Weekend! Friday, June 24 - Sunday, June 26 
Explora members, double your regular discount, for a total of 20% off all items at Ideas, the Store at Explora. Find great art, science, and outdoor activity products. Try the NEW tiny Wubble™ which looks like a bubble, but plays like a ball. Or beat the heat with indoor challenges like puzzles and intricate coloring books. We have unique products for unique ways to spend your time!

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, science hardware, and much more!

                   

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Curious Bubbles

If you have had a chance to visit Explora recently, you have probably noticed our new expanded bubble exhibits, Curious Bubbles.  

Explora's very own bubble solution is now available in our Gift Shop.  Come in and pour yourself a bottle.  Three sizes available for purchase as well as small and large bubble wands. Leave equipped for your very own bubble explorations at home. 

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Gift Cards & Gift Memberships

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.

Or, give a Membership as a gift, to know you've given a whole year of educational fun!

 

Member Discounts

Explora members receive a 10% discount on store merchandise year-round, and are invited to double-discount shopping events several times a year. See "Shopping Discounts" above.

Educator Discounts

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.

Visitor Information

LOCATION:
1701 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104

505-224-8300
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HOURS:
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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ADMISSION:
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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