of the Wells Park
neighborhood of Albuquerque
attracts artistic types to this historic area. Residents enjoy paying below-market rents for their modest apartments and single-family homes. They also have the added advantage of the neighborhood's easy access to Old Town and downtown
Albuquerque, making it attractive for anyone looking for an easy commute.
The Wells Park Neighborhood Association maintains an active presence in the rejuvenation of the neighborhood. Followers gather at the Wells Park Community Center to enjoy art classes, a robust after-school program, and pickle ball tournaments. The Harwood Art Center serves as a neighborhood hub, gathering people to participate in collaborative projects and to view the works of New Mexican artists.