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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A.W. Perry Homestead Museum

The A.W. Perry Homestead Museum offers a glimpse of life as it was in north central Texas at the tur ...

1509 N Perry Road, Carrollton, TX, 75006
Dallas Center for Architecture - Walking Tours

Our 90-minute outdoor architecture walking tour is led by a trained tour guide and will examine buil ...

1909 Woodall Rodgers Fwy, Dallas, TX, 75201
Dallas Heritage Village Historical Attraction

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

Phillip Johnson, a Kennedy family friend, constructed this stark and simple memorial to the late pre ...

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

Pioneer Plaza is a large public park located in the Convention Center District of downtown Dallas. I ...

1428 Young Street, Dallas, TX, 75202
Reunion Tower

Reunion Tower is the iconic centerpiece of the ever-changing Dallas skyline. Futuristic and always r ...

300 Reunion Blvd. E, Dallas, TX, 75207
Sci-Tech Discovery Center

The Sci-Tech Discovery Center provides dynamic educational experiences that inspire people of all ag ...

8004 N Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX, 75034
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