Museums, Spanish Language Schools, and Pools in Barelas - Albuquerque, NM

Barelas has a number of Museums, Spanish Language Schools, and Pools we’ll discuss in this short post. First, a quick introduction to the area.

Barelas is a small neighborhood in Southwest Albuquerque with many tourists attractions and several local hotspots too. It's just south of the Downtown/Plaza Vieja area, which makes it easy for visitors to get around town without having any trouble finding what they're looking for! 

Wheels Museum

Wheels Museum is a nonprofit organization in the heart of Albuquerque's Rail Yards, dedicated to collecting and preserving transportation history. They have extensive exhibits on their website that explore how trains shaped the city as well an array of other modes including automobiles, horses & wagons among many more! It was a long and narrow building that once held an inventory for all sorts of parts at the Santa Fe Railyards. 

Instituto Cervantes

The Instituto Cervantes in Barelas, Albuquerque is home to some of the most prestigious Spanish classes in all-- if not worlds! You can choose from a variety starting with contemporary high-school level programs and going right down through children's instruction. No matter what your goal or current skill set may be, they'll have an option just perfect for you at this world-renowned institution.

One Google reviewer, Teresa B. shared;

“Best place to discover the Bosque, riding your bike, walking, and see the trees turning different colors.  There are so many places to eat, attend church, and appreciate nature!”

Rio Grande Pool

What better way to spend your time in Albuquerque than by jumping into the Rio Grande Pool? The waters are warm and inviting, just one mile away from downtown. If you’re looking for an outdoor activity with family or friends that will provide some good old-fashioned bonding opportunities then look no further!

Driving Directions from Rio Grande Pool to Authentic Web Solutions

17 min (9.9 miles)

Rio Grande Pool

1410 Iron Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102, United States

Get on I-25 N from Iron Ave SW and Coal Ave SW

7 min (1.9 mi)

Head east on Iron Ave SW toward 14th St SW

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Turn left onto 8th St SW

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Turn right at the 1st cross street onto Coal Ave SW

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Use the left lane to take the ramp onto I-25 N

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Follow I-25 N to Pan American Frontage Rd N. Take exit 231 from I-25 N

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Merge onto I-25 N

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Keep left to stay on I-25 N

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Take exit 231 toward San Antonio Dr/Ellison Rd

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Take Ellison St NE and Jefferson St NE to your destination

5 min (1.7 mi)

Use the left lane to merge onto Pan American Frontage Rd N

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Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Ellison St NE

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Turn right onto Jefferson St NE

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Turn right onto Lang Ave NE

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Turn left

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 Destination will be on the left

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