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10 Treasures for Travelers (and Locals) at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

What are some of the top things you look for when you travel — food, new experiences, art, culture, entertainment, lodging? The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center features all of these in one convenient location. Whether you’re visiting from across the world or across the street, we’ve got a lot to offer.


Pueblo Inspired. Native Sourced.

From pre-European-contact dishes to modern Pueblo-inspired and regional cuisine, the Pueblo Harvest Café is a dining destination. Experience flavor palettes from half a millennium ago, favorites found today in Pueblos on feast days, or regional dishes expertly crafted by our award-winning culinary team. Plus, join us every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday for Party on the Patio with live music and all-you-can-eat horno-baked artisan pizzas and street tacos for $10.

Discover the History, Culture, and Art of the 19 Pueblos of New Mexico

Owned and operated by the 19 Pueblo Indian Tribes of New Mexico, Shumakolowa Native Arts brings you an unsurpassed collection of original, handcrafted works of Native American art. Be sure to catch one of our monthly artist demonstrations, where a Native artisan takes you step by step through the creation process of their specialized art form.

Generations in the Making

The IPCC is the only place in North America to offer traditional Native American dances every week year-round, providing unprecedented access to centuries-old traditions of cultural heritage from dance groups from the 19 Pueblos of New Mexico, as well as Plains style, Navajo, Apache, and Hopi dancers.

Immersive Experiences Await

Take an educational stroll through our world-class museum and interactive exhibits to learn about the Pueblo people of New Mexico, share their legacy of resilience, and hear the Pueblo story in the words and voices of Pueblo people.

Our Goal is to Inspire and Educate

In addition to the wealth of knowledge contained in our museum exhibits, there are additional opportunities to advance your knowledge, skill set, and worldview: Cooking classes, lectures, and monthly Pueblo Book Club meetings can be found on our events calendar and Facebook page.

Year-Round Events and Festivities

An abundance of additional dances and activities take place during American Indian Week and the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Throughout the year we also have Stories by the Fireside, our Resilience Garden, Pueblo Film Fest, Pueblo Shop and Stroll, Pueblo Gingerbread House Contest, touring Native American musical acts, and more. Visit our events section and follow us on Facebook to keep up with current event schedules, or see what’s happening when you plan to visit.


Cheapest Gas Around

The Four Winds Travel Center located next to the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center has some of the cheapest gas in the state because it is on tribal land, and owned by the 19 Pueblos of New Mexico. Both travelers and locals can enjoy the benefit and convenience.

Support Local Craft

Albuquerque has attracted attention as one of the top craft beer cities in the country, and the Four Winds Travel Center offers several local brews, with 64 oz. growler fills starting at $7.99. The growler station is located next to the walk-in humidor, containing a wide selection of fine cigars.

24,000 Square Feet of Rental Space

We’ve got 24,000 square feet of space available for weddings, meetings, seminars, graduations, luncheons, award ceremonies, or other functions, plus every level of catering and décor to meet your specific individual needs and desires.

Just Minutes from Old Town and Downtown Albuquerque

Holiday Inn Express and Suites Albuquerque Old Town across from the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center is conveniently located near popular historical and cultural attractions, museums, dining, and shopping, and offers easy freeway access. It is owned and operated by the 19 Pueblos of New Mexico and provides a welcoming environment inspired by the tradition of Pueblo hospitality. Hotel amenities include a 24‐hour fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool, free high‐speed internet, a 24-hour business center, and hot complimentary Express Start breakfast bar every morning.

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  1. Beverly James says

    Thank you for all the useful info!! If or when I travel, I’ll definitely check out these offers!!!

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