This animal conservation museum is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico in Old Town. The American International Rattlesnake Museum is devoted to snakes, especially rattlesnakes, and rattlesnake education. The museum hosts viper research events and has the largest collection of living rattlesnakes in the world as well as an extensive library of study material and educational tools. A large collection of snake-related artwork is housed in the museum along with artifacts, and memorabilia. The museum also contains a gift shop.