Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum

9201 Balloon Museum North East Albuquerque, NM
Max Capacity: 1000 people
The Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum showcases a vast collection of balloons, art work, and aerial artifacts. The Balloon Museum is the perfect place to entertain your group, whether it is a wedding, corporate meeting, "night out" dinner and tour, or a lively party. Our award-winning architecture features soaring spaces and panoramic views of the northwestern skyline and the Sandia Mountains. It offers one of the most unique event venues in Albuquerque. With two large event spaces from which to choose, a walkout balcony or patio, flexible seating plans and great amenities, which include plenty of free parking. The Museum can be your solution to planning a perfect wedding. We offer spaces to accommodate groups from over 200 to a small meeting. Most offer balcony or patio access that provides indoor/outdoor accessibility.
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Designated Bus Loading Area
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Non-Smoking
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Valet Parking
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major Credit Cards Accepted.
  • Facility Location Setting: Located by Balloon Fiesta Park with unobstructed views of the Sandia Mountains, the Balloon Museum has spectacular vistas day and night. The award-winning architecture resembles a partially inflated hot air balloon.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 1000
  • Nearest Airport: 6-10 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: 6-10 miles
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 6
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Special Features: White boards, AV equipment, screens and other equipment available for additional fees.
  • Total Exhibit Space (Square Feet): 25,000
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 4,970
  • Year Built: 2005
Albuquerque, NM  
Capacity: 250
$1,400-$2,300 per event
A unique event facility that features a lovely seasonal garden setting as well as a large indoor hall. Booking Weddings, Graduations, Anniversaries & other celebrations through December of 2018
Corrales, NM  
Capacity: 50
$2,000 per event
The Chocolate Turtle is located in the picturesque Village of Corrales, a historic farming community in the Rio Grande River Valley. Gracious hospitality and southwestern charm describe the experience awaiting you at the Chocolate Turtle. A classic adobe style home with four colorful, uniquely appointed guestrooms is just the beginning. From our porch and the patio, both surrounded by colorful gardens of fragrant, southwestern plants, you have a magnificent view of the ever-changing Sandia Mountains. A continuous parade of wildlife, including bunnies, quails, roadrunners, and hummingbirds, provides ongoing entertainment. The Chocolate Turtle Bed and Breakfast can provide intimate ceremonies and memorable receptions for up to 50 people. For your outdoor Albuquerque area wedding, the ever-changing Sandia Mountains provide a breathtaking, magical background for your special event. A graceful mimosa tree and the garden of fragrant native shrubs and flowers that surround the patio, featuring a rustic arbor covered with lace vine, provide a pastoral setting for your wedding ceremony. The arch, with the mountains as the background, will frame you and your bridal party in a romantic setting as you take your vows.