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Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

A view of Dallas from the Sixth Floor Museum formally the site of the Texas School Book Depository that Lee Harvey Oswald allegedly used as his sniper perch to shoot President John F. Kennedy in Dallas, Texas. (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Best Tourist Attractions In DFW Worth The Hype

DFW is stocked full with both well-known and new attractions that match the hype and are worth the splurge. These are the places to include on the must-see list for North Texas.

11/23/2013

People photograph an 'x' on Elm street where John F. Kennedy was assassinated near the former Texas School Book Depository, now the Dallas County Administration Building. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

X’s Marking Spots Where JFK Was Shot Removed

The ‘X’s that mark the spots on the street where President John F. Kennedy was assassinated are gone. The disappearance of the marks came as Dallas prepares for events to commemorate the 50th anniversary of JFK being assassinated.

11/19/2013

Tourists visit the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

Sixth Floor Museum Adds Ruby Photo Items

The Dallas museum chronicling the life and death of President John F. Kennedy has added several items visible in a Pulitzer Prize-winning photograph of Jack Ruby shooting Kennedy assassin Lee Harvey Oswald.

11/08/2013

A visit to Dallas wouldn’t be complete without a stop at the infamous Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza. (Credit: jfk.org)

Vandals Paint Graffiti At Historic North Texas Museum

There has been an act of vandalism at one of the most historic places in North Texas. Graffiti found at the Sixth Floor Museum has officials discussing security for next month’s commemoration of the JFK assassination.

CBS 11–10/16/2013

A visit to Dallas wouldn’t be complete without a stop at the infamous Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza. (Credit: jfk.org)

Sixth Floor Museum Adds Kennedy Video

A video of President Kennedy’s trip to Texas taken just a day before he was assassinated is being added to the permanent collection at the Sixth Floor Museum in Dallas.

02/21/2011

Jack Rubinstein known as Jack Ruby (R) unloads his pistol 24 November 1963 in the underground parking garage of Dallas police headquarters at Lee Harvey Oswald (C), the former Marine charged with the assassination of President Kennedy. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Reluctant Juror Recalls Jack Ruby Murder Trial

Jack Ruby was convicted of murder, and reluctant juror J. Waymon Rose was among the 12 people on that jury.

CBSDFW.COM–11/22/2010

The Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District and one of the best ways to see Dallas and its surrounding areas in just 3 days. (Credit: fortworthstockyards.org)

Best Way To See North Texas In Just 3 Days

It can take a lifetime to explore all that North Texas has to offer both residents and visitors, but three days can still give you a taste of the spice and charm of the Metroplex.

CBS 11–10/18/2010