Client: City of Albuquerque, Cultural Services Department

The official City of Albuquerque app for the Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum. Visit the museum during Balloon Fiesta and use the in-app camera in the Virtual Tour feature to share your images with the museum. Use this app to learn about Ballooning and take a visual virtual tours. Check out our upcoming events, the museum's permanent and special collections, and more. Discover the world of ballooning with our vast collection of balloons, art work, and aerial artifacts.

Customer Problem

The cultural services department wanted to provide easier access to information for visitors of the Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum as well as push notices about upcoming events, emergency closures and real-time information during the city’s adjacently-hosted Balloon Fiesta.

CityLife Solution

The ABQ Balloon Museum mobile app provides easily accessed information for planning a visit to the museum and for attendees at the museum including hours, ticketing, costs, upcoming events, rentals and detailed information about permanent and temporary exhibits on display.


Maps: geolocated map of museum location and indoor museum map for visitors to easily find specific displays, restrooms, etc. during their visit


Exhibits: information and images of permanent and temporary exhibits on display within the museum.


Push Notifications: users opt in to receive notices on upcoming events, ticket giveaways, closures or other musuem-related information. 


Info: General venue information including website, ticketing, social media, rentals etc.