Take a moment to look at a few of our North Texas local attractions. There are so many great aspects of life and entertainment in Texas it is hard to list just a few but here are some of our favorites. From great restaurants to world class museums, our local attractions are something to see.
Dallas World Aquarium – Downtown Dallas
Admission: Adult-$20.95, Child-$12.95 (2-12), Under 2-free, Senior-$16.95 (65+)
The Dallas World Aquarium has been accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) since 1997 and a member of the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) since 2000.
Perot Museum of Nature and Science – Downtown Dallas
Admission: General Admission $15; some exhibits have additional pricing
The Perot Museum of Nature and Science located in Victory Park, near Downtown Dallas is said to be a “world of wonder” by The Dallas Morning News. Passing the test of school children, inspiring curiosity in all ages and boasting as a living science lesson, this new Museum opened its doors to the public on December 1, 2012. Get ready to amaze your brain through hands-on learning experiences.
Ft Worth Stockyards – Downtown Fort Worth
Free: daily cattle drive thru the Stockyards
For the drovers heading the cattle up the Chisholm trail to the railheads, Fort Worth was the last major stop for rest and supplies. Beyond Fort Worth they would have to deal with crossing the Red River into Indian Territory. Between 1866 and 1890 more than four million head of cattle were trailed through Fort Worth, which was soon known as “Cowtown.” Cowtown soon had its own disreputable entertainment district several blocks south of the Courthouse area known all over the West as “Hell’s Half Acre”.
Tarantula Train – Grapevine, TX
Roundtrip tickets in the First Class enclosed heated and air conditioned coaches are: $28 for adults and $18 for children 13 months – 12 years old. Roundtrip tickets in the Touring class coaches are $20 for adults $20 and $10 for children 13 months – 12 years old
ATT Stadium-Dallas Cowboys – Arlington, TX
AT&T Stadium is more than the home of the Dallas Cowboys, it’s a world of facts and figures about the world’s largest domed structure, an art museum, a classroom. The things you can do inside AT&T Stadium are endless, and with AT&T Stadium Tours, you can experience them all.
Globe Life Stadium-Texas Rangers – Arlington, TX
The Texas Rangers are a professional baseball team located in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, based in Arlington, Texas. The Rangers franchise is currently a member of the Western Division of Major League Baseball’s American League.