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Check here each week to discover a new FUN activity available when you attend the AHNA annual conference 


Excited for the 2020 Conference? Click here to see what 36 hours in Albuquerque can look like here.

June 1 to 6, 2020 in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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15 Weeks to the Conference

Local Attraction: The Wheels Museum

the Wheels Museum is a non-profit organization that works to preserve the history of transportation and travel,, especially as it pertains to the development Albuquerque and the West. Built in 1914, the museum is housed on the site of the Santa Fe Railyard and yards in Albuquerque's historic Barelas neighborhood downtown. The museum has model trains, full size vehicles, a gift shop and many more.

Location; 1100 2nd St. SW, Barelas Railyard, Albuquerque, NM 87102
ONLY 10 MINUTES FROM THE HOTEL

(505) 243-6269 or info@wheelsmuseum.org

http://wheelsmusem.org/ 

16 Weeks to the Conference
Local Attraction: The Turquoise Museum

View some of the world's rarest and most collectible pieces of turquoise and turquoise jewelry. You will learn fascinating information about mining, science, grading turquoise, lapidary techniques, and Mystical Qualities, as well as antiques. They also have a gift shop.

Location; 400 2nd St. SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
ONLY 10 MINUTES FROM THE HOTEL!!

(505) 550-0127 or turquoisemuseumbq@gmail.com

$16 per person and also $16 per group

http://turquoisemuseum.com/









17 Weeks to the Conference
Local Attraction: American International Rattlesnake Museum

A great place to learn facts about Rattlesnakes, including their history and origins and learn where they got their names. The museum has the largest collection of Rattlesnakes in the world. They also have a gift shop.

Location; 202 San Felipe St. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104
ONLY 4 MINUTES FROM THE HOTEL

(505) 2242-6569

Tickets; Adults $6, seniors, military, students, and teachers $5, they also have group tours available

http://www.rattlesnakes.com/


18 Weeks to the Conference

Local Dining: Los Ranchos Growers' Market & Art Market


Starts June 1st and last all summer on Saturdays from 7 A.M. to 12 P.M. Come to sample and purchase locally grown produce such as, jams/jellies, various pastries (regular and gluten free), honey, local products, burritos and the Art Market is a wonderful place to find creative and unique products handcrafted by New Mexico artists.

Location; 6718 Rio Grande Boulevard NW, Los Ranchos, NM 87107
ONLY 11 MINUTES FROM THE HOTEL!!

610-9591 or montoya4664@hotmail.com 

http://losranchosnm.gov/growers-market

19 Weeks to the Conference


Local Attraction: 516 ARTS


516 ARTS is a contemporary art museum featuring a mix of local, national and international artists, 516 Arts focuses on themes of environment, immigration, and the North/South axis of culture exchange with Latin America. Located in the center of Downtown Albuquerque

Location; 516 Central Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
ONLY 6 MINUTES FROM THE HOTEL!!

(505) 242-1445

http://www.516arts.org/about/about-516-arts







20 Weeks to the Conference

Local Attraction: National Hispanic Culture Center

This attraction has performances, events, and exhibitions, and a museum that shows the hispanic culture. The cafe that featured Churrasco that you can order during the events.The Salud Celebrates Peru, is a free event that features food, are, culture, and entertainment celebrating our communities and connecting families with nutrition,cooking, healthy lifestyles and play

Location; 1701 5th St SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
ONLY 10 MINUTES FROM THE HOTEL!!

http://www.nhccnm.org/visit/

Tickets are $6.00 per person

21 Weeks to the Conference

Local Attraction: Heritage Inspirations

 Provides all-inclusive guided experiences highlighting adventure, art, culture, and heritage across New Mexico. We introduce our guests to the people and their stories, the history and their voices behind it, the culture sites and the traditions, as well as an insight to the diversity of adventurous landscape and natural wonder

Location; 201 3rd St NW #1140, Albuquerque, NM 87102
ONLY 8 MINUTES FROM THE HOTEL!!

(575) 779-5516

https://www.heritageinspirations.com/hiking-tour-in-tent-rocks/

Ranging between $85.00 and $115.00




22 Weeks to the Conference

 Local Attraction: Watermelon Mountain Tours

With over 30 years' experience exploring the mountains of northern New Mexico. We are proud to share the beauty, history and geography of this special area. We offer small personal tout\rs that can be customized to your interests and schedule Local guides, we will pick you up at your hotel or other location in our late model van or SUV, with tours lasting 5-10 hours. Seating for 12 people per tour. Lager groups can be accommodated with advance notice.

Location; 6850 Piedra Quemada Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114

ONLY 18 MINUTES FROM THE HOTEL!!

(505) 363-6287

https://watermelonmountaintours.com/

Ranging between $79.00 and $149.00