Albuquerque Shopping and Districts

(Albuquerque, New Mexico - NM, USA)

Being the largest city in New Mexico, Albuquerque is a big regional center for shopping and is home to three of the largest shopping malls in New Mexico, two of which are within blocks of each other.

Albuquerque offers shoppers everything from handmade crafts and designer boutiques to big-name international brands. The Nob Hill district of Albuquerque has evolved into a popular shopping area sporting quirky shops and galleries, while Uptown Albuquerque has some large indoor shopping malls and the area around the Old Town's plaza is home to art galleries and fashion shops. For traditional handicrafts, beautiful jewelry and inexpensive clothing in Albuquerque, head for the flea market held at the fairground on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the year. The number of vineyards and wineries in the area also make Albuquerque a good place to pick up a few bottles of fine local wine.

Opening Hours

Business opening hours vary in Albuquerque, but the majority of shopping malls and department stores are open from Monday to Saturday, 10:00 to 21:00, and on Sunday from 12:00 to 16:00. Opening times for smaller, independent outfits may vary.

Shopping Centers

There are numerous shopping centers and shopping strips in and around Albuquerque city center.

Coronado Center - 6600 Menaul Northeast, Albuquerque, New Mexico NM, 87110, USA
A two-story shopping mall complete with food court, national chains, clothes and specialty shops.

Cottonwood Mall - 10000 Coors Bypass Northwest, Albuquerque, New Mexico NM, 87114, USA
New Mexico's largest indoor shopping mall complete with a staggering array of shops and a food hall that looks out onto the picturesque Albuquerque landscape.

First Plaza Galeria - 20 First Plaza, Albuquerque, New Mexico NM, 87102, USA
This shopping center is located beneath the Albuquerque Convention and Visitor Bureau and features art galleries, chic boutiques and some fine restaurants.

Scottsdale Village - 3107 Eubank Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, New Mexico NM, 87111, USA
This small shopping center has 23 shops including antique and gift shops, a bookstore and an old fashioned barber.

The Courtyard - 1100 San Mateo Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, New Mexico NM, 87110, USA
The Courtyard is a split level shopping center with a spa, specialty stores and restaurants.

Winrock Center - 2100 Louisiana Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, New Mexico NM, 87110, USA
This is a small centrally located Albuquerque shopping mall with an array of shops and a food court.