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Hours and Admission

As a public health precaution due to COVID-19, the NHCC is temporarily closed to the public. The closure applies to all buildings, including the Torreón Fresco. All hours of operation below are not applicable at this time. We hope to resume public hours as soon as possible. Please come back to this page for more information and an announcement on our reopening.


Monday–Friday, 8 am–5 pm (Closed 12–1 pm)

Art Museum

Tuesday–Sunday, 10 am–5 pm
$6 for Adults (17+), $5 for NM Residents (17+), Half Price for K-12 NM Educators and Administrators, Free for Youth (16 and under), NHCC Foundation Members, Foster Parents and Children in the Custody of Foster Parents, NM Resident Seniors (60+) on Wednesdays, and US Active Duty Military Personnel between Memorial Day and Labor Day, and for NM Residents on the first Sunday of each month.

Box Office

Tuesday–Friday, 10 am–5 pm
Saturday, 12 pm–5 pm
For ticketed events, one-hour before each performance.

Education Building

Tuesday–Saturday, 10 am–5 pm
Admission varies by event

Library & Genealogy Center

Tuesday-Friday, 10 am–5 pm
1st Saturday of the Month, 1 pm–5 pm

History and Literary Arts Building

Tuesday-Friday, 8:30 am–5:30 pm
1st Saturday of the Month, 10 am–5 pm


Saturday–Sunday, 12 pm–5 pm

Pop Fizz Paleteria

For hours, please check the website:

La Fonda del Bosque

For hours, please check the website:

Holiday Closures

New Year’s Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day
Memorial Day
Labor Day

Whether you're a little hungry or a lot hungry, we have you covered.

Pop Fizz Paleteria

Visit Pop Fizz Paleteria in the Pete V. Domenici Education Building for lighter fare (including delicious sandwiches/tortas and frito pie) and their unique and fantastic frozen treats. For hours and menus, visit the website.

La Fonda del Bosque

Visit La Fonda del Bosque in the History and Literary Arts Building for unique Latin fusion fare, with New Mexico inspired decor. For hours and menus, visit the website.

Looking for a Place to Stay?

We know there’s too much to see at the Center and in Albuquerque for a single day. If you’re looking for a place to stay the night, Visit Albuquerque has a listing of local hotels. Search based on name, neighborhood or price for the perfect selection. Or, check out our preferred hotel partner, Heritage Hotels.


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