Anderson-Abruzzo International Balloon Museum, Albuquerque

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Learn more than you imagined possible about balloons at Anderson-Abruzzo International Balloon Museum, named after Ben Abruzzo and Maxie Anderson, two ballooning pioneers. Exhibits highlight gas and hot-air balloons, and their uses in scientific experiments, art, warfare, and even space exploration. Check the website for a calendar of events, and if you're visiting in Octorber, don't miss the annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, the world's largest balloon festival. See Anderson-Abruzzo International Balloon Museum and all Albuquerque has to offer by arranging your trip with our Albuquerque vacation builder app.
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  • Balloons...and SNOW!! Nice to spend about an hour learning about the history, science and adventurers in ballooning on a snowy winter day. Named after two Albuquerque pilots, Ben Abruzzo and Maxie...  more »
  • As an aviator this was fascinating. Lots of info I knew but it really added details to my knowledge. It's not all Anderson-Abruzzo history but covers worldwide balloon (hot air and gas) feats. Many...  more »

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