Welcome To Dallas Things To Do
Dallas Things To Do is your guide to all things Dallas. From the top attractions and best museums for kids to the latest nightlife hotspots and tastiest restaurants, we’ve got it all here!
Whether you’re bringing the kids, in town for business or enjoying a romantic weekend getaway with your spouse, there’s something for everyone in the Big D.
Use the links on the left side of the page, visit our archives and blog, check out our Top 30 Things to Do in Dallas, the best free attractions, or read on to learn more about all Dallas has to offer. And if you’re searching for a great deal on airfare, be sure to check out our guide to affordable flights.
Whether you’re in town for a day or a week, you can’t miss the Sixth Floor Dealey museum. It’s located at the former Texas School Book Depository, the very site where Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated JFK on November 22, 1963. Brush up on your history here, and honor one of our nation’s most beloved Presidents.
Traveling with children? They’ll love digging for dinosaur bones at the Dallas Museum of Nature and Science, a three-in-one museum that combines nature exhibits, science experiments and an interactive children’s museum. Learn more about Dallas’ family-friendly attractions, and be sure to check out the special Dallas World Aquarium coupons and Dallas Zoo coupons.
Are you an art buff? Even if you don’t know your Picasso from your Monet, take time to admire the masters at the critically acclaimed Dallas Museum of Art, the Nasher Sculpture Center and the Crow Collection of Asian Art.
From staples like Tex Mex and steakhouses to Iron Chef winning, inventive cuisine, Dallas chefs deliver. Satisfy your carnivorous cravings at Del Frisco’s, conquer the Mambo Taxi Margarita at Mi Cocina or dine above it all at Reunion Tower.
From pulsating techno clubs to two steppin’ Country Western, Dallas is home to a vibrant nightlife. Get your groove on at one of Dallas’ top clubs and dance the night away. Or take a break from the Highland/Uptown bar scene and explore this eclectic and vibrant neighborhood of Deep Ellum.
With more than 70,000 hotel rooms ranging from major international chains to local boutique hotels, Dallas has a bed for you! Downtown Dallas is home to a number of hotels, including the ultra-contemporary (and ultra-trendy) W Dallas, the Joule with its legendary suspended pool, the famous Adolphus, and the four diamond Hotel Palomar Dallas. Looking to save a bundle on hotel rooms and still stay downtown? Some hotels, like Aloft Dallas, offer special rates to Texas residents with a valid ID.
Do you have an early morning flight or a long layover? Check in to the Grand Hyatt DFW. Even though you’re just 10 minutes from baggage claim, you’ll never know it, thanks to the $50 million renovation. And check out the great hotels close to DFW.
And if you’re traveling with children, be sure to check out your new ‘home away from home’ at the Omni Dallas Hotel at Park West. It’s a great deal for your wallet, and your kids will love the warm cookies and milk at night.
Are you in Dallas for business? Check out our guide to the Dallas Convention Center. We’ve also done the hard work, and compiled helpful guides to navigating the complexities of Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Dallas Love Field (DAL). And for the best ways to get around Dallas, (and get to and from the airports without paying a bundle) check out our guides to Dallas limo services, taxis, airport shuttles and DFW parking.