Historical and Educational Attractions

This page lists attractions of historical, cultural, or educational significance in the Dallas, Texas area. Listings may include historical homes, battlefields, forts, monuments, famous birthplaces, and other places of historical significance, as well educational attractions such as planetariums.
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Dallas Architecture and Design Exchange Walking Tours

The Arts District tour, a 90 minute walk through the largest urban arts district in the country, exa ...

325 N. St. Paul Street Ste 150, Dallas, TX, 75201
Dallas Heritage Village

Dallas Heritage Village is home to the largest and finest collection of 19th century pioneer and Vic ...

1515 South Harwood Street, Dallas, TX, 75215
Dealey Plaza

View the grassy knoll. Just outside the former School Book Depository is the infamous ‘grassy knoll' ...

400 Main Street, Dallas, TX, 75201
George W. Bush Presidential Center

The George W. Bush Presidential Center is a state-of-the art facility in a prominent 23 acre site on ...

2943 SMU Boulevard, Dallas, TX, 75205
Historic Majestic Theatre

One of the most elegant performing arts venues in the southwest, the historic Majestic Theatre hosts ...

1925 Elm Street, Dallas, TX, 75201
John F. Kennedy Memorial

Renowned American architect Philip Johnson’s design is a cenotaph, or “open tomb,” that symbolizes t ...

646 Main Street, Dallas, TX, 75202
Juanita J. Craft Civil Rights House

The historic home of Juanita Craft is in sunny South Dallas, Texas and displays memorabilia from her ...

2618 Warren Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75215
Pioneer Log Cabin

The cabin, formerly heralded as the very first dwelling in the city, is now more correctly identifie ...

411 Elm Street, Dallas, TX, 75202
Pioneer Plaza

In 1994, the Texas Trees Foundation dedicated Pioneer Plaza to the City of Dallas providing a focal ...

1428 Young Street, Dallas, TX, 75202
Reunion Tower

Reunion Tower is a 561 ft (171 m) observation tower in Dallas, Texas and one of the city's most reco ...

300 Reunion Blvd. E, Dallas, TX, 75207
Swiss Avenue

The Swiss Avenue Historic District is one of the finest early 20th century neighborhoods in the Sout ...

5521 Swiss Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75206
Urban Adventure Quest: Dallas

Your amazing scavenger hunt adventure will begin in the heart of the historical district and will ta ...

400 S Houston Street, Dallas, TX, 75202