Top 21 attractions to explore in Dallas County
This is the Texas state's second-most populous county and the ninth largest city in the United States.
Attractions in Dallas County
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.
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.
A museum which was in downtown Dallas, Texas, dedicated to celebrating the arts and cultures of Asia including China, Japan, India, Korea, Nepal, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Indonesia, Myanmar and the Philippines, from ancient to the contemporary.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This is a huge reservoir which was located at Dallas. It was formed by damming White Rock Creek, which today widens into the lake before continuing south out of the spillway and emptying into the Trinity River. The lake covers 1,254 acres (5.1 km²) in the East Dallas community.
Map of attractions in Dallas County