Things to do in Dallas TX

Dallas, a modern metropolis in north Texas, is a commercial and cultural hub of the region. Downtown’s Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza commemorates the site of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination in 1963. In the Arts District, the Dallas Museum of Art and the Crow Collection of Asian Art cover thousands of years of art. The sleek Nasher Sculpture Center showcases contemporary sculpture.

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Dallas, TX, USA

Dealey Plaza

Site of JFK's assassination

City park & National Historic Landmark where President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963.

Reunion Tower

Iconic observation deck with city views

Landmark observation deck featuring light shows, 360-degree city views, 2 restaurants & a gift shop.

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens

Lakeside botanical garden & event venue

70-acre botanical garden set on White Rock Lake with frequent concerts, special exhibits & classes.

The Dallas World Aquarium

Exotic animals in replica habitats

Replica habitats containing exotic birds, mammals & fish are open for public tours & private events.

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

Exhibits at JFK assassination site

Comprehensive exhibits on John F. Kennedy's presidency & assassination at site of the sniper's nest.

Boston's Support Center

Dallas, TX


Homestyle pot roast, fried chicken, cobbler & more in a relaxed, family-oriented setting.

Dallas, TX

Comfort food · Outdoor seating · Healthy options

Fearing's Restaurant

Chef Dean Fearing's splashy Southwestern destination with a celebrated bar in the luxe Ritz-Carlton.

Dallas, TX

Happy hour food · Happy hour drinks · Comfort food

Meso Maya Comida Y Copas

Contemporary Mexican eatery serving Oaxaca- & Puebla-inspired recipes to a trendy crowd.

Dallas, TX

Happy hour food · Late-night food · Comfort food

Pecan Lodge

A variety of smoked meats, sides & desserts are served at this BBQ eatery along with beer & wine.

Dallas, TX

Comfort food · Outdoor seating · Casual