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Entertainment - Museums

» The African American Museum
» Amon Carter Museum
» American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum
» Bush Presidential Center
» Cavanaugh Flight Museum
» The Trammell & Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art
» Dallas Arts District
» Dallas Firefighters Museum
» Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance
» Dallas Museum of Art
» Dallas World Aquarium
» Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
» Frontiers of Flight Museum
» Interurban Railway Station Museum
» Kimbell Art Museum
» Meadows Museum at SMU
» Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
» Nasher Sculpture Center
» The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame
» National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum
» National Scouting Museum
» Old Red Courthouse
» Perot Museum of Nature and Science
» A.W. Perry Homestead Museum
» Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

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African American Museum imageThe African American Museum
3536 Grand Ave., Dallas
The African American Museum is the only museum in the Southwestern United States devoted to the preservation and display of African American artistic, cultural and historical materials. It also has one of the largest African American folk art collections in the United States.
» View more information at aamdallas.org
» Plan a trip to The African American Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use African American Museum as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail stations: Fair Park Station and MLK, Jr. Station


American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum
4601 Hwy. 360 at FAA Road, Fort Worth
The American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum takes visitors on a flight through American Airlines history, with interactive exhibits that entice participation by all age groups. The museum features hundreds of historical artifacts, photographs, full-scale aircraft engines and a rare Douglas DC-3 airliner. In addition, the museum's state of the art digital theater features The Spirit of American, a film, featuring the history of commercial aviation as well as breathtaking aerial photography.
» View more information at crsmithmuseum.org
» Plan a trip to the C.R. Smith Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use CentrePort/DFW Airport Station as your destination to plan a trip on the TRE. From the station, take the T's Route 30 to FAA Blvd. (Route 30 service is available weekdays only.)


Amon Carter Museum imageAmon Carter Museum
3501 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth
The Amon Carter Museum features exceptional works of major 19th and 20th century American artists, including masterpieces by legendary Western artists Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell, plus other magnificent artists like Georgia O'Keeffe and Stuart Davis.
» View more information at cartermuseum.org
» Plan a trip to the Amon Carter Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Fort Worth Intermodal as your destination to plan a trip to Fort Worth on the TRE. From the station, take the T's Route 7 to the Museum District.


Bush Presidential CenterBush Presidential Center
2943 SMU Blvd., Dallas
SMU is home to the George W. Bush Presidential Center, which consists of the presidential archives, containing documents and artifacts of the Bush Administration; a museum with permanent and traveling exhibits; and an independent public policy institute. The Center will be dedicated on April 25, 2013, and will open to the public on May 1, 2013.
» View more information at www.bushcenter.org
» Plan a trip to the Bush Presidential Center.
Trip Planner Tip: Use SMU @ Dublin as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: Mockingbird Station


Cavanaugh Flight Museum imageCavanaugh Flight Museum
4572 Claire Chennault Drive, Addison
The Cavanaugh Flight Museum encompasses nearly 50,000 square feet of display area. The museum collects, maintains and flies an extensive collection of aircraft while also housing artwork and artifacts spanning the time period from World War I through the Vietnam conflict. These rare and significant aircraft comprise one of the largest private aviation collections in the country. Virtually all of the aircraft in the museum are maintained in airworthy condition and the majority of them are still flown regularly.
» View more information at cavanaughflightmuseum.com
» Plan a trip to the Cavanaugh Flight Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Cavanaugh Flight Museum as your destination.


Crow Collection logoThe Trammell & Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art
2010 Flora St., Dallas
Exhibiting works of art from Japan, China, India and Southeast Asia, the Crow Collection of Asian Art offers visitors a peaceful world of beauty and spirituality in the heart of the city.
» View more information at crowcollection.org
» Plan a trip to The Trammell & Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Trammell and Margaret Crow Collection as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: St. Paul Station


Dallas Arts District logoDallas Arts District
2010 Flora St., Dallas
This unique 17-block, 61.7-acre downtown neighborhood is the heart of Dallas' cultural environment. It includes the Dallas Museum of Art, the Trammell & Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art, the Nasher Sculpture Center, the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts and more.
» View more information at thedallasartsdistrict.org
» Plan a trip to the Dallas Arts District.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Pearl @ Ross as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: St. Paul Station


Dallas Firefighters Museum imageDallas Firefighters Museum
3801 Parry Ave., Dallas
The Dallas Firefighters Museum is located in one of the city's oldest remaining fire stations. Built in 1907, the station was originally the home of Hook and Ladder Company No. 3 and is found across the street from the Parry Avenue entrance of Fair Park. Included in the collection of old firetrucks is 'Old Tige,' a 1884 horse-drawn steam pumper named after then mayor W.L. Cabell, and a 1936 ladder truck. The museum is staffed Wednesday through Saturday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. by retired firefighters who are always happy to show to individuals and groups and to give a lesson in fire saftey to the many groups of children who regularly visit.
» View more information at dallasfiremuseum.com
» Plan a trip to the Dallas Firefighters Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Fair Park as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: Fair Park Station


Dallas Holocaust Museum imageDallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance
211 N. Record St., Dallas
Formerly located in the Jewish Community Center, the Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance is now located in the historic West End district. See artifacts and Nazi photographs illustrating the Holocaust and its devastation. View artwork and emotional sculptures including the Righteous of the Nations wall.
» View more information at dallasholocaustmuseum.org
» Plan a trip to the Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Dallas Holocaust Museum or West End Station as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: West End Station


Dallas Museum of Art imageDallas Museum of Art
1717 North Harwood St., Dallas
The Dallas Museum of Art's collection includes American masterpieces by Church, O'Keeffe and Wyeth, contemporary art by Pollock, Rothko, Warhol and Lichtenstein, European and impressionist art by Renoir, Van Gogh, Cezanne and Monet, and art of the Americas, Africa Asia and the Pacific.
» View more information at dallasmuseumofart.org
» Plan a trip to the Dallas Museum of Art.
Trip Planner Tip: Use DMA as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: St. Paul Station


Dallas World Aquarium imageDallas World Aquarium
1801 N. Griffin St., Dallas
Exotic plants and creatures from around the world inhabit the Dallas World Aquarium. You can explore a South American rainforest, take a walk through a water tunnel surrounded by reef life from the Continental Shelf and observe monkeys, stingrays, piranhas and penguins.
» View more information at dwazoo.com
» Plan a trip to the Dallas World Aquarium.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Dallas World Aquarium as your destination.



Fort Worth Museum of Science and HistoryFort Worth Museum of Science and History
1501 Montgomery St., Fort Worth
Established in 1941 as the Fort Worth Children's Museum, the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History provides hundreds of programs aimed at engaging children and families in learning. In addition to its Omni Theater, the Museum features four core exhibit galleries; a special exhibit hall; DinoDig®, an outdoor dig; the Noble Planetarium; KIDSPACE®; and Museum School®.
» View more information at fwmuseum.org
» Plan a trip to the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Fort Worth Intermodal as your destination to plan a trip to Fort Worth on the TRE. From the station, take the T's Route 7 to the Museum District.


Frontiers of Flight MuseumFrontiers of Flight Museum
6911 Lemmon Ave. (Northeast side of Dallas Love Field), Dallas
The Frontiers of Flight Museum exhibits the priceless artifacts, documents and photographs of the History of Aviation Collection donated to The University of Texas at Dallas by the legendary aviation historian George E. Haddaway.
» View more information at flightmuseum.com
» Plan a trip to the Frontiers of Flight Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Frontiers of Flight as your destination.


Interurban Railway Station Museum imageInterurban Railway Station Museum
Haggard Park, 901 E. 15th St., Plano
Between 1908 and 1948, the Texas Electric Railway ran from Denison to Waco, linking Dallas to smaller cities. Plano's Interurban Station was completed in 1908. The building was restored to its original condition and contains memorabilia of railway history.
» View more information at www.plano.gov
» Plan a trip to the Interurban Railway Station Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Haggard Park as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: Downtown Plano Station


Kimbell Art Museum imageKimbell Art Museum
3333 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth
The Kimbell Art Museum offers a world-class collection of art, with masterpieces from antiquity to the 20th century, including works by El Greco, Cezanne, Rembrandt, Picasso, and Matisse. The Kimbell building, designed by the great American architect Louis Kahn, is widely regarded as one of the most outstanding public art facilities in the world.
» View more information at kimbellart.org
» Plan a trip to the Kimbell Art Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Fort Worth Intermodal as your destination to plan a trip to Fort Worth on the TRE. From the station, take the T's Route 7 to the Museum District.


Meadows Museum imageMeadows Museum at Southern Methodist University
5900 Bishop Blvd., Dallas
The Meadows Museum was founded by Algur H. Meadows in 1965 for the display and study of Spanish art. The founding collection of Spanish art, the Meadows Museum Collection, includes over 500 works that span the millennium, from the 10th through the 20th century, and form one of the finest collections of Spanish art in the world. The Meadows Museum also stewards the 1,400-work University Art Collection, as well as the Master of Fine Arts Collection, which comprises about 150 representative works by graduates of Southern Methodist University's Division of Art.
» View more information at meadowsmuseumdallas.org
» Plan a trip to the Meadows Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Meadows Museum as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: Mockingbird Station


Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth imageModern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth
The Modern showcases masterworks of modern and contemporary American and European art from 1945 to the present, including painting, sculpture, works on paper, and photography.
» View more information at themodern.org
» Plan a trip to the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Fort Worth Intermodal as your destination to plan a trip to Fort Worth on the TRE. From the station, take the T's Route 7 to the Museum District.


Nasher Sculpture Center imageNasher Sculpture Center
2001 Flora St., Dallas
A leading collector of sculpture, Raymond Nasher has lent portions of his collection to the great museums of the world. When he suggested gathering it all in one place - the Nasher Sculpture Center - his proposal garnered international notice. The result is magnificent: an outdoor, roofless museum that forms a peaceful retreat right at the foot of the city's skyline. The collection serves as a who's who of sculpture.
» View more information at nashersculpturecenter.org
» Plan a trip to the Nasher Sculpture Center.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Nasher Sculpture Center as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: St. Paul Station


National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame imageThe National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame
1720 Gendy St., Fort Worth
The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame is the only museum in the world dedicated to honoring and documenting the lives of women who have distinguished themselves by exemplifying the pioneer spirit of the American West.
» View more information at cowgirl.net
» Plan a trip to the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Fort Worth Intermodal as your destination to plan a trip to Fort Worth on the TRE. From the station, take the T's Route 7 to the Museum District.


National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum and Hall of Fame The National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum and Hall of Fame
3400 Mount Vernon St., Fort Worth
The National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum and Hall of Fame offers visitors an historical perspective of the people and activities that built the unique culture of the American West. The work of artists who documented the people and events of the time through journals, photographs and other historical items are part of the collection.
» View more information at www.cowboysofcolor.org
» Plan a trip to the National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum and Hall of Fame.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Fort Worth Intermodal as your destination to plan a trip to Fort Worth on the TRE. From the station, take the T's Spur Route to the stop Lancaster & Tandy-Sanderson, then a short walk.


BSA Museum imageNational Scouting Museum
1329 W. Walnut Hill Lane, Irving
A tribute to the rich history of the Boy Scouts of America, this massive state-of-the-art facility features a Norman Rockwell art gallery.
» View more information at bsamuseum.org
» Plan a trip to the National Scouting Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use 1329 Walnut Hill as your destination.


Old Red Courthouse imageOld Red Courthouse (Museum of Dallas County History and Culture)
100 S. Houston St., Dallas
Construction on the Old Red Courthouse originally began in March of 1890. The sixth building (and the fifth county courthouse) to occupy the site, Old Red was designed in the Richardson Romanesque style by M.A. Orlopp. It was originally crowned with a clock tower, the clockwork rivaling that of London's Big Ben in quality, but the tower was removed in 1919 when prevailing winds threatened its stability. Today, Old Red is being revived, restored and reinfused with new purpose as the Museum of Dallas County History and Culture. The Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau also has a visitor information center located in the Old Red Courthouse.
» View more information at oldred.org
» Plan a trip to the Old Red Courthouse.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Old Red Courthouse as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: West End Station or Union Station


The Perot Museum of Nature and Science Perot Museum of Nature and Science
2201 N. Field St., Dallas
The Perot Museum of Nature and Science offers dynamic experiences to stimulate curiosity in visitors of all ages. With 180,000 square feet of space, standing 170 feet tall (equivalent to an average 14-story building) the revolutionary Perot Museum extends beyond the typical "museum" perception. The extraordinary building and outdoor space serves as a living science lesson, offering provocative illustrations of engineering, technology and conservation.
» View more information at www.perotmuseum.org
» Plan a trip to the Perot Museum of Nature and Science.
Trip Planning Tip: Use 2201 Field as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: Akard Station, then an approximately 1/2 mile walk on Field Street or West End Station, then Bus Route 49, Bus Route 52 or Bus Route 59 from Rosa Parks Plaza


A.W. Perry Homestead MuseumA.W. Perry Homestead Museum
1509 N. Perry Road, Carrollton
The A.W. Perry Homestead Museum offers a glimpse of life as it was in north central Texas at the turn of the 20th Century. A.W. and Sarah (Huffman) Perry were pioneer homesteaders of Peters Colony who came to Carrollton in the year 1844 from Carrollton, Illinois. They claimed 640 acres and built a house on this farm in 1857. In 1909, their son Dewitt Perry and his wife Francis (Grimes) tore down the first house and used some of the lumber to build the present day house. This structure is now the Museum, restored in 1976 for the bicentennial. You can still find the foundation stones of the first Perry farmhouse in the backyard of the Museum. Designated a historic landmark in 1977 by the Texas Historical Commission.
» View more information at cityofcarrollton.com.
» Plan a trip to the A.W Perry Homestead Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use 1509 N Perry as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: Downtown Carrollton Station


Sixth Floor Museum imageSixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
411 Elm St., Dallas
Located on the sixth floor of the Texas Book Depository - the vantage point from which Lee Harvey Oswald allegedly shot JFK - the Sixth Floor Museum is a must-see. It features a permanent historical exhibit chronicling the life, times, death and legacy of JFK; an eerily accurate recreation of the purported sniper's nest; several informative and engrossing films; an exhibit concerning the plethora of conspiracy theories that have been floated; and lots, lots more.
» View more information at jfk.org
» Plan a trip to the Sixth Floor Museum.
Trip Planner Tip: Use Sixth Floor Museum as your destination.
Nearest DART Rail station: West End Station or Union Station



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