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Best things to do in Dallas

Park
“It's a small park but its beautifully designed, and it's in the center of downtown Dallas. Great for taking pictures ”
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Art Museum
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“If you’re a fan of modern art then be sure to check out the DMA. Located in the arts district, you’re steps from Klyde Warren Park and Uptown. ”
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Science Museum
“The new Science Museum has only been around for a few years since its last location. Its more for children, but I have always had fun going as an adult as well. ”
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Botanical Garden
“The Arboretum has several acres of pleasant gardens and walking paths. It backs up onto White Rock Lake and is great place to visit when the weather is nice. ”
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Basketball Stadium
“American Airlines Center is a multi-purpose arena, located in the Victory Park neighborhood in downtown Dallas, Texas. The arena serves as the home to the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association, and the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League”
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Doctor's Office
“One of the largest shopping malls in Texas a must see! Tons of art through the shopping center. ”
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History Museum
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“A must see if you are in Dallas. You will see the vantage point where Lee Harvey Oswald stood. ”
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Natural Feature
“White Rock Lake is gem nestled with the Lakewood district of Dallas. The lake is a reservoir with over 10 miles of walking / biking trails and is great urban wilderness with several parks dotted throughout. ”
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Aquarium
“One of the best I have ever been to. 4 stories tall, you start on the top floor and make your way down through each level of the rainforest. Eventually you walk through a shark tunnel. Can be done in 1 hour, but probably take about 3 - 4 hours. ~$40 per person ”
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Scenic Lookout
“Reunion tower has an observatory deck around the high class restaraunt that is within the ball. The observatory deck is less than $5 and offers some incredible views of the city. 1 hour ”
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Bookstore
“Up and coming neighborhood. 15 years ago, no one would be caught in Deep Ellum after dark. In recent years, major renovations have made this place a very hoppin’ night spot. This is the place I always go to. ”
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Shopping Mall
“Huge mall with everything you could want/need! The mall has a ice rink inside the middle of it. ”
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Neighborhood
“The food here is wildly different from place to place. This neighborhood is quite eccentric. Like a small Austin, keeping it weird. ”
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Zoo
“I love the Dallas Zoo. If you're visiting December through February, they have discounted tickets. Weather is often VERY nice that time of year. You can even take the DART down there and enjoy the ride!”
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Route
“The beautiful Katy Trail takes you through Uptown and is a great way to get some exercise in Dallas while visiting the city”
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American Restaurant
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“The Rustic is a large beer garden with a great live music scene. Located ~0.5 miles from Brownstone, The Rustic is a perfect place to spend a few hours on a nice day or evening in Dallas. ”
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