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Albuquerque Old Town

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Experience the beauty and charm of Old Town Albuquerque! Founded in 1706, Old Town centers around the Plaza and San Felipe de Neri Church, built in 1793. Surrounding historic homes and buildings have been renovated into today’s shops, galleries and...more
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A1 404 San Felipe St. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104
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Reviewed yesterday

We went to check the places out. Nice shops to visit and discover new "souvenirs" each time we go. Nice restaurants also.

Thank Karen D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I LOVE original artist created jewelry, accessories art etc. Really tried hard to find anything reasonably priced. $46 for a low quality tshirt with a silkscreen is ridiculous. 12 x 12 silkscreened decor pillows $48 really!?! I didn't buy anything. Tried to come back later...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

The historic buildings were interesting but overrun with touristy shops. So I guess this is the best place to pick up gifts and memorabilia. If you plan on eating there make sure to get there before/after the tour buses! We did enjoy the stories, dancing...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

When we visited this quaint place, a Mexican dance troupe was performing a series of dances to Mexican music on the centrally located gazebo. Delightful to watch. The plaza is spacious, and is surrounded by wonderful shops. You need over two hours t really enjoy...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots of small shops surrounding a well shaded, grassy and well kept park square. Relaxed and safe atmosphere with a healthy amount of shoppers in the area. It is easy to get to and we had no problem finding a close pay lot ($5.00). Trolley...More

Thank Ickibod
Reviewed 2 days ago

We only spent one afternoon there, but it was so fun! I love the ABQ residents and merchants! Never felt hounded or pressured when window shopping or buying! Great experience!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

David is a fantastic person who is down-to-earth, caring, and does fabulous native american art. A must place to go and see.

Thank stevezerbe
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed the shops in Old Town. Bought quite a bit of jewelry and was pleased with options and prices.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Probably the most popular tourist area in Albuquerque with cafes, restaurants,bars, shops and historic buildings. Live music in the plaza and some of the restaurants. If you don't visit Santa Fe or Taos, this is a great place to get a taste of the classic...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited Old Town with my friend who is lives in Albuquerque. I found the town very cute and charming. There were traditional dancers but we didn't see any performances since the weather was rainy. There are lots of cute little shops and a beautiful...More

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Hello! The Portal Market is 7 days a week - rain or shine. The Market serves as an outlet for local Native American artisans to sell their handmade jewelry and art. If you're looking for a place to buy authentic, handcrafted... More
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Response from NMTourismHeather | Property representative |
Hello! Many Old Town shops and restaurants are open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. You can contact the specific shop/restaurants for their exact hours, but you can always find something fun during the holidays! Be... More