Downtown Albuquerque is at the City Center

Downtown Albuquerque is one of a few neighborhoods that make up the city center of Albuquerque. Along with Plaza Vieja and Old Town, this is the area where all the high rises are, the best dining and nightlife, and many of the main tourist attractions of the city. Here are some of the highlights of the neighborhood.

Best Private Schools in Albuquerque

If you’re looking for an alternative to public schools in the Downtown area, check out Manzano Day School. They’re a non-profit school for pre-k through 5th grade serving Albuquerque families with the joy of learning since 1938. The curriculum is based on communication and fundamental academics. Alongside the core subjects, they have a rotation of electives including art, library, music, physical education, Spanish, and technology.

“Manzano Day School has been an incredible educational experience for our daughter who is now in third grade. She loves going to school…The faculty is invested, experienced and professional. Most importantly, the campus is a happy place to be. From the faculty/staff to the parents and students, Manzano Day School provides an open, accepting, and diverse environment for all children to learn.”

Best Pawn Shop in Downtown Albuquerque

Pawn shops are more than just a great way to get some quick cash. You can find some pretty sweet deals there too. Albuquerque Pawn Shop is a favorite in the Downtown area, and they have lots of Albuquerque classics you love, like plenty of turquoise jewelry. In fact, you can even shop on their website and browse by specific types and styles of jewelry.

Driving Directions from Albuquerque Pawn Shop to ABQ-IT

Drive 13 min (8.4 mi)


Albuquerque Pawn Shop

501 Lomas Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102, United States

Get on I-40 E from 5th St NW

5 min (1.6 mi)

Head west on Lomas Blvd NW toward 6th St NW

0.1 mi

Turn right at the 2nd cross street onto 7th St NW

0.3 mi

Turn right onto Mountain Rd NW

0.2 mi

Turn left onto 5th St NW

0.7 mi

Slight right onto 6th St NW

410 ft

Turn right to merge onto I-40 E

0.3 mi

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

6 min (5.6 mi)

Merge onto I-40 E

0.3 mi

Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 159B-159C to merge onto I-25 N toward Santa Fe

4.8 mi

Take exit 231 toward San Antonio Dr/Ellison Rd

0.5 mi

Take Ellison St NE to Hawkins St NE

3 min (1.2 mi)

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

0.1 mi

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

0.4 mi

Turn right onto Jefferson St NE

0.1 mi

Turn left onto Hawkins St NE

Destination will be on the left

0.5 mi


3734 Hawkins St NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109, United States

What Kinds of Services Do I Get With Managed IT Support

With Managed IT Support, we offer complete “IT In A BOX” or Ala Carte. Whatever it takes to run your business or just a small part. You let us know and we’ll build a service agreement that fits.

What brands of hardware do you sell?

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