Explora is closed due to the coronavirus outbreak. Thanks for your patience and understanding as we work to protect one another and our community. If you need assistance, please contact explora@explora.us. Visit our social media channels for continued STEAM programming: Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter

If you would like to donate to Explora’s Recovery Fund, please click here: https://esccma.explora.us/Donation.aspx?C=RF 

Thank you!

Explora está cerrado debido al brote de coronavirus. Gracias por su paciencia y comprensión mientras trabajamos para protegernos unos a otros y a nuestra comunidad. Si necesita ayuda, comuníquese con explora@explora.us. Visite nuestros canales de redes sociales para la programación continua de STEAM: Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter

Si desea donar al Fondo de Recuperación de Explora,  por favor vaya a  https://esccma.explora.us/Donation.aspx?C=RF 

Muchisimas gracias.


Group Visits

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:

  • Field Trips for exhibit and classroom programs
  • Outreach to schools, community centers, libraries, and other community venues.
  • Workshops for educators
group visits

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 cancellation fee.


The full amount will be charged.

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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