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Things to Do in Downtown

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Following Route 66, Albuquerque’s downtown is funky and fun. Downtown offers a mix of trendy art destinations, businesses and exciting nightlife. The historic KiMo Theater, one of the city’s most iconic landmarks, is located here with regular performances ranging from theater to rock music. From the Albuquerque Convention Center to the intimate improv at The Box Performance Space, the neighborhood offers a variety of entertainment options.

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Brittania & W E Mauger Estate B & B Inn

701 Roma Ave Nw, Albuquerque, NM 87102

The Brittania & W E Mauger Estate Bed & Breakfast offers beautiful, unique accommodations in Albuquerque. This immaculately restored Queen Anne Victorian home stands out from its many adobe or pueblo-style neighbors, promising guests an experience in both


Hotel Andaluz

125 2nd St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

American Restaurants

Slate street cafe

515 Slate Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

A locals favorite on the edge of downtown


DoubleTree by Hilton Albuquerque

201 Marquette Avenue NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102


KiMo Theatre

423 Central Avenue NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

Home to a variety of theatrical performances, movies, concerts, and more, the iconic KiMo Theatre continues to offer a unique venue for quality entertainment in Downtown Albuquerque.

Mediterranean Restaurants

Lucia at Hotel Andaluz

125 2nd St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

Mediterranean. Located within the only “green,” historic and AAA four-diamond hotel in Albuquerque, Lucia at Andaluz Hotel matches its posh surroundings with superb Mediterranean fare. The menu is comprised of dishes crafted from fresh ingredients to be p


Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Ride at Sunset

Book Tours Online!, Albuquerque, NM 99999

Soar over the Rio Grande Valley in a hot air balloon on a sunset flight from Albuquerque. As the sun goes down over the mesa, marvel at the dramatic oranges and reds that paint the sky, and see the Sandia Mountains loom over the New Mexico landscape. Your


Hyatt Regency Albuquerque

330 Tijeras Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

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