List of Famous Albuquerque Buildings & Structures

List of the famous landmarks that make up the Albuquerque skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Albuquerque architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Albuquerque are included on this list. Information about these Albuquerque buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Albuquerque and older historic landmarks.

This list below has a variety of buildings in it, from Art Annex to Old Post Office.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Albuquerque?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Albuquerque. Famous architectural houses within the city of Albuquerque are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.

  • 500 Marquette

    500 Marquette is a 15-story, 71.7 m office skyscraper in downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States. The building was designed by Dwayne Lewis Architects and opened in 1986. It is the fourth tallest building in the city. The top floor of the building was home to the Albuquerque Petroleum Club, a members-only dining club which closed in 2007. During the 1990s, 500 Marquette was owned and managed by the Chicago-based Equity Office Properties Trust. Bernalillo County was in negotiations to purchase the building in 2008 but backed off from the deal due to the worsening financial crisis.
    • City/Town: New Mexico, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1986
    • Structural Height (m): 71.63
    • Floors: 15
    • City/Town: Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
  • Adrian Barela House

    • City/Town: Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
  • Albuquerque Plaza

    Albuquerque Plaza also known as the Bank of Albuquerque Tower is a 107 m high-rise on the south side of Civic Plaza 201 Third Street NW, in Downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico. It is the taller of a two tower complex that contains class-A office space connected at ground level by a two-story promenade containing retail space connecting to the shorter Hyatt Regency Albuquerque hotel tower. At 22 stories it is the tallest building in New Mexico. The hotel tower, with 21 stories, is the state's second tallest building at 78.03 m. Their similar height, color, and pyramidal roofs make them the focal point of the Albuquerque skyline. Albuquerque Plaza complex was designed by Hellmuth, Obata & ...more
    • City/Town: New Mexico, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1990
    • Structural Height (m): 107.0
    • Floors: 22
  • Antonio Vigil House

    • City/Town: Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
  • The Art Annex is a historic building on the campus of the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Built in 1926, it originally served as the university's library. The building was designed by Trost & Trost and Elson H. Norris and features a Mayan-influenced hybrid form of Pueblo Revival architecture. It was listed in the New Mexico State Register of Cultural Properties in 1975 and the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.
    • City/Town: Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    • Architect: Trost & Trost
    • Created By: Trost & Trost
    • Style: Mission Revival Style architecture, Pueblo Revival Style architecture