Albuquerque Science Classes for Kids

Here is a list of organizations offering science and technology classes to kids in Albuquerque.

Explora

Where: Near Old Town
When: Classes available year round
Ages: pre-school to high school
Class topics:

  • Robotics
  • General physical science

Cost: $90 - $200
Class length: Semester format
Web: http://www.explora.us/en/educational-programs/semester-programs-and-seasonal-camps


Natural History Museum

Where: Near Old Town
When: Classes available year round
Ages: pre-school to high school
Class topics:

  • Archaeology
  • Paleontology
  • Ecology/Geocaching/wildlife identification
  • Astronomy
  • Junior Docents

Costs: $75/day in Fall up to $300 for a summer course
Class length: Summer courses and daily courses during school year.
Web: http://www.nmnaturalhistory.org/youth-family.html


Engineering for Kids

Where: Carlisle/Menaul
When: Classes available year round
Ages: 4 - 14
Class topics:

  • Robotics
  • Video game design
  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Civil engineering

Cost: $70 - $135
Class length: 1 hr/week for 2-6 weeks.
Web: https://www.iclassprov2.com/icpv2/parentportal/newmexico/classes


UNM Continuous Education

Where: All over town
When: Class availability varies throughout the year
Ages: Varies, general school age and above.
Class topics:

  • Check website for current offerings, which tend to vary widely.

Web: http://ce.unm.edu/enrichment/youth/index.php