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Santa Fe
Houses the largest collection of international folk art in the world.
Santa Fe
The new museum includes permanent and temporary exhibitions that span the early history of indigenous people, Spanish colonization, the Mexican Period, and travel and commerce on the legendary Santa Fe Trail. One of the many fun family places to visi...
Santa Fe
The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture is located on beautiful Museum HillTM at 710 Camino Lejo off Old Santa Fe Trail in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The museum is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. A visit to the Museum of Indian...
Santa Fe
Enjoy a Santa Fe Southern Railway day trip, night train, holiday or special events train, rambling along in vintage coaches with family and friends through High Desert scenery. Tours run on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Santa Fe
The range of interactive exhibits, beauty of the outdoor garden, diversity of programs, and professional staff make for a special museum visit.
Santa Fe
Welcome! We invite you to take a journey to the past at "The Ranch of the Swallows". This historic rancho,now a living history museum, dates from the early 1700s and was an important paraje or stopping point along the famous Camino Real, the Royal Ro...
Chimayo
El Santuario has been called the "Lourdes of America". No one seems to know exactly how this came about. However, there are testimonies that the extraordinary has occurred. Fr. Sebastian Alvarez in his letter to the Episcopal See of Durango, dated No...
Madrid
When you stroll up the tunnel from the Mine Shaft Tavern to the Old Coal Mine Museum you will step back into time... A time when the last train carrying Madrid coal left town and everything ground to a hasty halt. The few houses still occupied were e...
Los Alamos
Hands on interactive exhibits with some serious subject bases related to the laboratory's research in defense and technology.
Embudo
New Mexico River Adventures is a family owned company focused on providing the highest quality, fun and exciting rafting and multi-adventure trips in New Mexico.
Pilar
Perfect day out for the adventurous family who want to get out and enjoy nature.
Sandia Park
Tinkertown Museum is an amazing animated wood-carved western town and three ring circus enclosed in a compound made of 50,000 glass bottles.
Sandia Park
Skiing and snowboarding with snow school available, plus a special zone for 4 to 6 year old skiers. Around one third green runs, plus beginner to intermediate terrain park and scenic tramway.
Rio Rancho
About 60 antique cars and trucks of varying vintage all maintained with love, on display to delight rev heads of all ages, including 12 classic cars which have competed in the Great American Race.
Rio Rancho
Warm days, cool nights and beautiful sunsets will welcome families staying at The StageCoach Stop RV Park in Rio Rancho, with all sites full hook up, and a heated pool!
Edgewood
Wildlife West Nature Park, a wildlife preserve and "enhanced zoo," is located just 20 minutes from Albuquerque, New Mexico in nearby Edgewood. Conveniently located near Interstate 40, Wildlife West Nature Park provides a very special look into the an...
Albuquerque
Come to the CooLLest place to have fun in New Mexico! This ice rink has been operating for 24 years. Their new and unique CooLLoop is NOW OPEN and is has the worlds only twin rinks linked by two skate-able smaller ice rinks: How CooLL is a 1/5th mile...
Minitown
(48 Miles)
San Antonio
Minitown is a pretend play place that welcomes parents and kids to a safe and clean place to their kids, where they can have a good time. We are also open for Birthday parties, open play, field trips, school groups, or any other special event.
Sandia Peak
A trip on the world's longest aerial tramway transports you above deep canyons and breathtaking terrain a distance of 2.7 miles. See some of nature's more dramatic beauty unfold before you. At sunset the desert skies produce a spectacular array of ...
Albuquerque
You can walk-in for open play, dress up in the costume room, sing karaoke songs in the one-of-a-kind Hollywood room, create arts and crafts, watch a movie in the Jungle tree media center, have fun in the jumping area. For the toddlers there is a spec...
Rainbow Ryders
(50 Miles)
Albuquerque
Specializing in hot air balloon rides all year round, Rainbow Ryders is the authorized hot air balloon company for the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
Albuquerque
The Balloon Museums collection includes more than fifty historic and contemporary gondolas, many accompanied by complete balloon systems. Of special note are gondolas related to scientific and record-setting flights.
Albuquerque
It's the PLACE TO HAVE FUN! You can party, you can ride,Or play Lazer Tag inside!We've got "Jungle Play"and Bumper Cars. Play under the sun or the stars!We've got Mini Golf by streams and lakes Come and see us ... that's all it takes!
Albuquerque
An interactive, educational open play and party center that offers unique experiences for kids up to 12, and their parents.
Taos
The Carson National Forest is one of five National Forests in New Mexico. The National Forests are Americas Great outdoors, here to serve the American people at work and play! Some of the finest mountain scenery in the Southwest is found in the 1...
Albuquerque
Uncle Cliff's Kiddieland may have grown-up, but Cliff's Amusement Park is still the #1 place for family fun. Moms, Dads, sons, daughters, brothers, sisters, even Grandmas and Grandpas, can enjoy twists, turns, bumps, spins, and smiles all day long. Q...
ITz
(53 Miles)
Albuquerque
Hungry for some good food and family fun? Head over to iTz where you can enjoy a delicious all-you-can-eat buffet and enjoy the latest arcade games and exciting amusement park rides!
Watrous
ort Union was established in 1851 as the guardian of the Santa Fe Trail. During its forty-year history, three different forts were constructed close together. The third Fort Union was the largest in the American Southwest, and functioned as a militar...
Harwood Museum
(54 Miles)
Taos
The Harwood Museum of Art of the University of New Mexico preserves, collects and exhibits historic and contemporary art and culture of the Taos region. The Museum stimulates learning, creativity and research for the Taos community and all who share ...
Taos
Raft the white-knuckle whitewater of the world-famous Taos Box. Float through the spectacular Chama river canyon and sleep under the stars. Enjoy a traditional Pueblo Indian feast after floating a calm stretch of the Rio Grande with a native guide. O...
Taos
Cottam's Ski & Outdoor offers extreme fun for adventurous families with lots of adrenaline in the magnificent landscapes of Rio Grande: river trips, mountain bike, fishing, paintball and skateboard. One of the many fun family places to visit if you'r...
Taos Pueblo
(54 Miles)
Taos
Taos Pueblo is the only living Native American community designated both a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and a National Historic Landmark. The multi-storied adobe buildings have been continuously inhabited for over 1000 years. We welcome you to visit...
Taos
A magical palce for chiuldren up to twelve to gather, learn, create and play and for the parents and teachers to meet and share knowledge. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in New Mexico
Taos
Bringing to the Taos Community World Class Cultural Events,Concerts, Shows, Youth Programs in Drama and Art. One of the many places to visit if you're looking for things to do with kids in New Mexico
Albuquerque
A fully automated water park where all ages can get wet during the hot summer months.
Albuquerque
Learn the atomic story from frightening early research through to more modern and peaceful intentions, featuring both permanent and travelling multi media exhibitions and displays.
Albuquerque
26 water play features including a Tipping Bucket, Three Basketball Hoops, Waterfalls, Spray Features, miles of slides, pools, rivers, and a dual FlowRider surf machine and comfortable snack-bar & lounge area.
Albuquerque
Mom and Baby Yoga, Toddler Yoga, Kids Yoga ages 6-11, Teen and Tween yoga, and a Yoga for the entire family class. High Desert Yoga provides family price packages, drop in rates as well as online purchase. Some of the family and kids yoga classes ar...
ABQ Jump
(56 Miles)
Albuquerque
ABQ Jump is a place where kids of all ages can run, jump, climb and play! ABQ Jump is Albuquerque's premier, affordable, indoor, climate- controlled amusement facility which features six, giant inflatable slides, bounce houses and obstacle courses! ...
Albuquerque
Every weekend, year-round, American Indian dance performances are scheduled at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Many of the dance groups are world-traveled and nationally recognized performers. Pueblo dance groups from the 19 New Mexico Pueblos are...
NW Albuquerque
Petroglyph National Monument protects a variety of cultural and natural resources including volcanos, archeological sites and an estimated 20,000 carved images. Many of the images are recognizable as animals, people, brands and crosses; others are mo...
ABQ Trolley Co
(58 Miles)
Albuquerque
All aboard! Experience the Best of Albuquerque from a completely-custom, uniquely-Albuquerque, open-air trolley. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Nassau County for kids
Explora
(58 Miles)
Albuquerque
Ideas you can touch! Creating opportunities for inspirational discovery and the joy of lifelong learning through interactive experiences in science, technology and art. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do wit...
Albuquerque
This interactive, high-tech museum features an active volcano, Ice Age cave, and dinosaurs galore; including an enormous T-rex and Seismosaurus. The Planetarium and Lockheed Martin DynaTheater are exciting detours too.
Albuquerque
The National Atomic Museum is the nation's only Congressionally chartered museum of nuclear science and history. The museum was established in 1969 as an intriguing place to learn the story of the Atomic Age, from early research of nuclear developmen...
Albuquerque
Offers exhibits and programs relating to cultures of the world, with a special emphasis on the cultural heritage of the Southwest.
Albuquerque
Tours of Old Town specializes in informative, interesting & entertaining outdoor walking tours which share a wide variety of interesting trivia & historical facts in the heart of the Duke City. We KNOW Old Town! We know the sights, sounds, flavors, p...
Albuquerque
The Rattlesnake Museum is an exciting and educational experience for the entire family. This animal conservation museum reveals the hundreds of ways that rattlesnakes and other "less desirable" animals have influenced our lives. Examples are given th...
Albuquerque
The Albuquerque Aquarium takes visitors on a journey down the Rio Grande from Albuquerque to its mouth in the Gulf of Mexico. Fresh water riverine, estuarine, surf zone, shallow waters, coral reefs, open ocean and deep ocean species are represented a...
Albuquerque
Albuquerques lush and peaceful Botanic Garden is an oasis in the desert. A fourteen-foot high dragon guards the entrance of the Fantasy Garden that gives children a mites eye perspective on the garden. Giant rakes, hoes and watering cans are tools us...

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There are so many fun places to go with kids in New Mexico - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), historical places of interest, activities and indoor play centres for toddlers as well as the usual family tourist attractions - take a look above, lots of the best things to do with children in NM