Guide Launch Party: Friday, Nov 1

5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
El Vado Event Center
RSVP for Launch Party only >>
If attending both events, get your tickets for just $8 when completeing the tour registration form.  

Architectural Tour: Saturday, Nov. 2

Saturday, November 2, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM MDT
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Tour Rendezvous: El Vado Motel

2500 Central SW
Albuquerque, NM 87104

Driving Directions 

For the Saturday rendezvous, we recommend parking at the Monterery Motel just east of El Vado. We will be leaving directly from there for our second stop. 

This year’s tour will require participants to drive between sites. We encourage you to carpool with your new and old NMAF friends 

Lodging Information - El Vado 

Participants can call El Vado for overnight room arrangements at a 25% off regular room rate ***

We have reserved all 22 rooms for our guests! Stay Friday and/or Saturday night. 

***Must call El Vado to get specail rate (505) 361-1667. Use code "NM Arch" ***


Audra Bellmore 
New Mexico Architectural Foundation 

2019 Architectural Tour
Curated: The Guide to New Mexico Architecture
Join a special curated tour that features selected sites from the renewed
Guide to New Mexico Architecture in Downtown Albuquerque & EDO.

Register Today!

Cost of registration includes lunch and evening reception.
If attending the Friday night launch party, get your tickets when completing the tour registration form. 

AIA Architects: The tour is potentially eligible for 6 HSW learning units. Fee is applied at registration. 



Friday, Nov. 1

5:30pm:        GUIDE LAUNCH PARTY!   Get tickets for launch party only >> 

Saturday, Nov. 2

Pre-tour morning walk
7:30am:         Optional: Meet up at El Vado for a walk along the Bosque Trail 

8:30am:       Welcome at El Vado courtyard for morning coffee 

Tour begins
9:00am:         El Vado & Monterey Motels - Behind-the-scenes tour 

10:45am:       Glorieta Station & Sign Museum 

12:30pm:       Special Collections Library - Tour and lunch catered by Artichoke Cafe

3:00pm: ABQ Press Club - Afternoon refereshments and tour

3:30pm: Huning Highlands Virtural Tour - Demo of Guide the NM Architecture