What time does Old Town close in Albuquerque?

5pm – 6pm
Walked around for some souvenirs, took in some music in the town center, found a great place for dinner, and then some sweets for an evening treat. Most stores closed around 5pm – 6pm. Large inexpensive parking lot attached to the area that made it easy to park and start browsing.

Is parking free at Old Town Albuquerque?

There is limited free, two hour, parking on all the streets in the Old Town area. There are also numerous city owned and privately owned paid parking lots.

What is in Old Town Albuquerque?

Old Town Albuquerque Museums

  • Albuquerque Museum of Art & History.
  • The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science.
  • Explora Museum.
  • ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden & Aquarium.
  • Bottger Mansion of Old Town.
  • Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town.
  • The El Vado Old Town.

Are there bathrooms in Old Town?

The public restrooms in Old Town are located at 303 Romero Street NW – Albuquerque, NM 87104.

How old is Albuquerque Oldtown?

Old Town was Albuquerque’s first neighborhood. More than 300 years after its founding, it remains a center for culture, architecture, shopping, art and cuisine. Old Town was established in 1706, when a group of Spanish families settled here, not far from the Rio Grande.

What food is Albuquerque known for?

Albuquerque dining is best known for its unique local cuisine—blending Native American and Spanish flavors—and preparations with our signature ingredients: red and green chiles. The smoke-kissed flavor of freshly roasted green chiles and the earthy fruitiness of red chile sauce are the backbone of New Mexican cooking.

What is the oldest building in Albuquerque?

San Felipe de Neri Church
Centered around the plaza, Albuquerque’s Old Town comprises about ten blocks of historic adobe buildings. On the north side of the plaza is the San Felipe de Neri Church, the oldest building in the city, built in 1793.

What to do in Old Town Albuquerque?

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 restaurants.

How far in advance should I book Albuquerque Old Town tours?

We recommend booking Albuquerque Old Town tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 13 Albuquerque Old Town tours on Tripadvisor

Where is old town located on the map?

Old Town is located south of Interstate 40 (take Rio Grande Blvd. at exit 157 and head south). Suggest edits to improve what we show. Explore different ways to experience this place.

What to eat in Old Town?

Savor traditional New Mexican dishes prepared with red and green chile, great steaks, and even classic country French cuisine. Old Town is located south of Interstate 40 (take Rio Grande Blvd. at exit 157 and head south). Suggest edits to improve what we show.