The City of Tijeras, NM
The city of Tijeras is located in the state of New Mexico in Bernalillo County and has a population of 515 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Tijeras is Albuquerque, approximately 22 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Tijeras, including Country Meats, Ponderosa, Dairy Queen Travel Center, Blackie's Bar & Grill and Subway. For a larger selection of Tijeras restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Tijeras Zoos, Golf Courses, Arenas, Ski Resorts and/or Museums, including the Executive Course at Los Altos Golf Course, Sandia Peak, Paa-Ko Ridge Golf Club, Wildlife West Nature Park and Tingley Coliseum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Tijeras please click on the Attractions tab above.
Tijeras, New Mexico Climate and WeatherIn the month of June, Tijeras experiences an average high temperature of 82 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in June are usually about 50 degrees with an average rainfall of 1 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Tijeras with daytime temperatures averaging 80 degrees in the summer, and 44 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Tijeras to receive an average of 1.27 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 2.63 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 100 degrees in the summer and as low as -21 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Tijeras should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 63 degrees, and nighttime lows of 35.
Tijeras, New Mexico Attractions
1Albuquerque Aquarium - Albuquerque,
The ABQ Biopark Aquarium, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico is a facility of the Albuquerque Biological Park and is located next door to the Rio Grande Botanic Garden. The ABQ Biopark Aquarium exhibits Gulf of Mexico saltwater species from a variety of habitats, including surf zone, shallow waters, coral reefs, open ocean and deep ocean. The highlight of the aquarium is a 285,000 gallon shark tank with a 38-foot-wide, 9-foot-high, 8-inch-thick acrylic viewing window.
2Albuquerque Museum of Art and History - Albuquerque,
The Albuquerque Museum is museum that is situated in Albuquerque, New Mexico in Old Town Albuquerque dedicated to preserving the art and history of Albuquerque and the Middle Rio Grande Valley of New Mexico and to pursue and further the cultural and educational programs in the city of Albuquerque, . The museum features art of the Southwest as well as 400 years of Albuquerque history with permanent displays and special exhibitions.
3American International Rattlesnake Museum - Albuquerque,
The American International Rattlesnake Museum is a museum that is situated in Albuquerque, New Mexico in Old Town Albuquerque, . The museum is devoted to snakes, particularly rattlesnakes.
4Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum - Albuquerque,
The Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum is a museum dedicated to the worldwide history, science, and art of all types of ballooning and lighter-than-air flight. It is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico in the US, and is situated just outside the grounds used for the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, the world's largest yearly balloon fiesta, and is named for Ben Abruzzo and Maxie Anderson, two Albuquerque natives who established several ballooning firsts, such as crossing oceans and continents.
5Championship Course at Arroyo del Oso Golf Course - Albuquerque,
The Championship Course at Arroyo del Oso Golf Course is a 27 hole public golf course in Bernalillo County New Mexico. Built in 1965, this Albuquerque course designed by Jack Snyder is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 505-884-7505. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 7001 Osuna Rd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109
6Championship Course at the U of New Mexico - Albuquerque,
The Championship Course at the U of New Mexico is an 18 hole public golf course in Bernalillo County New Mexico. Built in 1966, this Albuquerque course designed by Red Lawrence is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 182 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 505-277-4546. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 3601 University Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106
7Cliff's Amusement Park - Albuquerque,
Cliff's Amusement Park is an amusement park in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The thrill rides consist of:
8Coronado State Monument - Bernalillo,
Coronado, New Mexico's first state monument to open to the public, was dedicated on May 29, 1940, as part of the Cuarto Centenario commemoration of Francisco Vasquez de Coronado's entry into New Mexico.
9Coronado Village Golf Course - Albuquerque,
The Coronado Village Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Bernalillo County New Mexico. This course is located in the city of Albuquerque, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 505-823-2515.
Address: 8401 Pan American Fwy Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87113
10Ernie Pyle House/Library - Albuquerque,
The Ernie Pyle House/Library, at 900 Girard Boulevard, SE in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is the former home of famed war correspondent Ernie Pyle. It is a branch of the Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Library System and contains Pyle memorabilia and a monument to Pyle, who was killed in the Pacific in 1945.
Tijeras, New Mexico Hotels
Tijeras, New Mexico Restaurants
This is a list of Tijeras Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Bar & Grill Restaurants and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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