Dallas County - 21 Attractions You Must Visit
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About Dallas County
This is the Texas state's second-most populous county and the ninth largest city in the United States.
Types of Attractions in Dallas County
List of Attractions in Dallas County
African American Museum of Dallas
An old art museum that was founded in 1974, which was the only one of its kind in the Southwestern United States devoted to the preservation and display of African American artistic, cultural and historical materials. It also has the largest African American folk art collection in the US.
Lake/ River/ Ponds
A small freshwater lake located in the Bachman Lake community of northwest Dallas. It is one of the main water resource of the city. Today, Bachman Lake is used as a recreational area that includes the Bachman Recreation Center several picnic areas, and a playground, walkways,fitness stations, benches, water fountains and more.
George W. Bush Presidential Center
Man-made Structures- Other
A complex that includes President George W. Bush's presidential library and museum, the George W. Bush Policy Institute, and the offices of the George W. Bush Foundation. It will be the future resting place of George W. Bush.
John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza
This is a monument of the former United States President John Fitzgerald Kennedy in the West End Historic District of downtown Dallas. It lies in the block bounded by Main, Record, Commerce, and Market Streets. A historically important place and a lot of people comes this place and spend some valuable time here.
Klyde Warren Park
A public park in Downtown Dallas which creates an urban green space constructed over a section of the below-grade Woodall Rodgers Freeway. It includes a children's park, reading room, great lawn, restaurant, performance pavilion, fountain plaza, games area, urban dog park, and botanical garden.
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
This is a 66-acre botanical garden and arboretum which was located in East Dallas. The arboretum is a series of gardens and fountains with a view of the lake and the downtown Dallas skyline. This place is one of the main attractions in Dallas county because it was in the centre of the county and there is so many activities are there in this garden.
The Dallas World Aquarium
This is an aquarium and zoo which was located at the West End Historic District of downtown Dallas. It aids conservation and education by housing many animals that are threatened or endangered as part of a cooperative breeding program with other zoos around the world.
The Mustangs of Las Colinas Museum
A bronze sculpture by Robert Glen, that decorates Williams Square in Las Colinas in Irving, Texas. The sculpture commemorates the wild mustangs that were historically important inhabitants of much of Texas, running through a watercourse, with fountains giving the effect of water splashed by the animals' hooves.
The Samurai Collection
Also known as "The Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum" is a museum of Samurai armor which contains nearly three hundred Japanese samurai objects, including suits of armor, helmets, masks, horse armor, and weaponry, dating from the 12th to the 19th century AD with a focus on the Edo period.
Map of attractions in Dallas County
For more information about Dallas County, visit: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dallas_County,_Texas