8687 North Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75225
People come to Dallas for a million reasons, and for most of them, shopping is near the top of the list. NorthPark Center is a landmark Dallas institution and frequently chosen among insiders as the best place to shop and dine in the city. Choose from luxury brands, such as Neiman Marcus, Tod’s, Versace, Kate Spade and Burberry, as well as mainstream labels such as the Gap, Banana Republic and Ann Taylor. Enjoy a film at the AMC Theatre or check out the numerous dining options in the food court. Best of all, NorthPark also boasts an impressive and critically acclaimed art collection, including works by Andy Warhol and Coosje van Bruggen.
Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
411 Elm Street
Dallas, TX 75202
Formerly the Texas School Book Depository, the museum offers an opportunity for the public to learn more about the assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy. Don’t miss the extensive exhibits, including a massive collection of media files – photos, film and video – in the archives. The museum is open every day except for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Mondays from noon to 6 p.m.
900 E. Randol Mill Road
Arlington, TX 76011
Cowboys Stadium is just minutes south of DFW International Airport and is centrally located in the Metroplex, making it easily accessible to visitors and guests. A must-stop for any sports fan, Cowboys Stadium opened in 2009, and is one of the largest stadiums in the world. The stadium can be seen from miles away, and hosts more than just Cowboys games, including concerts, basketball games, conferences, boxing matches and much more.
Fort Worth Stockyards
Stockyards Visitor Information Center
Across from the Livestock Exchange Building
Fort Worth, TX
The reason Fort Worth calls itself Cowtown can be found just north of downtown at the Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District. The Stockyards gives a chance to see “where the west begins.” If you get there at the right time of day, you can also get a glimpse of the daily cattle drive that passes through the Stockyards, just watch where you step afterward.