Facility Rentals

Let us host your event in a unique setting, with spectacular indoor and outdoor venues.

Party, conference event, company team-building workshop or meeting, wedding, anniversary, birthday or prom… at Explora almost anything is possible! Imagine everyone’s delight when they enter a contemporary site with stunning architecture, city and mountain views, and hundreds of exhibit activities.

Facility Rentals

Facility Rentals

Explora offers several indoor and outdoor spaces for your special event.

Our Facilities:

Rent it all, rent one floor, or simply choose the areas that suit your group’s needs from our facilities rental list. Whether you are a large organization seeking to offer a fabulous new experience to hundreds of people, or a small group looking for a unique new meeting or party venue, Explora can offer your group just the right space for your event. Explora’s rental areas include outdoor patios with seating, upper west and east decks with views, indoor meeting rooms, classroom settings, and even a theater!

“I am sure all of our out-of-town guests appreciated your beautiful facility… It was a powerful week, and your facility helped to make it very enriching.”

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Host your next personal or business event at Explora:

  • Food and refreshments may be served on the outdoor decks, patio, classrooms or community room.
  • Alcoholic beverages are permitted during non-business hours.
  • Staff will be provided during the entire event.

To rent all or part of Explora:

  • Call Explora’s Rental Manager at 224-8391.
  • Ask about special pricing for schools and other 501(c)(3) non-profits.
  • A deposit of 50% of the rental price is due at the time of the reservation to guarantee the date and time.
  • The deposit will be applied to the rental fee, with the balance due 7 days prior to the event.

Cancelation will forfeit all deposit money.

Visitor Information

Mon-Sat: 10 am – 6 pm Sun: 12 pm – 6 pm
Closed on Jan. 1, July 4, the week after Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Dec. 25. We close at 2 pm on Dec. 24 and 31.

1701 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
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Groups: Reservations Required
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Explora is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, and all purchases at our store are always tax-free.
Proceeds from your purchases at Ideas, the store at Explora, help fund our programs and exhibits.

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