Arts and Cultural
Amon Carter Museum of American Art
Amon G. Carter, a legendary figure in Texas history, was for most of his life Fort Worth's leading citizen and champion. Mr. Carter's will provided for the establishment of a museum in Fort Worth devoted to American art. The museum features a diverse array of exhibitions, publications and programs that connect visitors to the masterworks of American art.
Irving Arts Center
The Irving Arts Center combines the best of two worlds – big time entertainment and cultural events with a great location in the center of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. The Irving Arts Center houses two state-of-the art theaters, four galleries, meeting, reception, classroom and rehearsal facilities, and an outdoor sculpture garden on a ten-acre site.
Mustangs of Las Colinas
The Mustangs of Las Colinas, the largest equestrian sculptures in the world, is a breathtakingly realistic bronze sculpture of nine wild mustangs running across a granite stream at the Williams Square Plaza. This is a must-see for visitors and residents alike.
Studios at Las Colinas
The Studios at Las Colinas is part of the Dallas Communications Complex. It is the largest soundstage and office master plan development between Florida and California. The studio lot is home to major motion picture, television, commercial and other related companies.
The Galleria Dallas is an upscale shopping mall located in north Dallas with over 200 stores and restaurants as well as an ice rink.
Grapevine Mills Mall
With over 1.6 million square feet of shopping, entertainment and restaurants, the Grapevine Mills Mall has something for everyone. The mall has over 180 stores to choose from, such as Abercrombie & Fitch, Victoria's Secret, Forever 21, Old Navy, Group USA, Oakley Vault, Ann Taylor Loft, Rainforest Cafe and Chili's Too.
Sam Moon offers fashion handbags and accessories at wholesale prices.
Points of Interest
6th Floor Museum
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza welcomes more than six million visitors from around the world seeking information and understanding about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Museum tours are self-guided.
Dallas World Aquarium
Regardless of age, a trip to The Dallas World Aquarium can be a simple education experience or an in-depth study of the habitat, conservation, distribution, anatomy, reproduction and behavioral/structural adaptations of plants and animals.
Grapevine is home to many of Texas' best wineries, with eight wineries located in the vicinity offering tours and tastings to visitors.
Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas
With a 50,000 square feet exhibition hall along with meeting rooms, banquet space and more, the Irving Convention Center provides flexible space for all Dallas-area meetings, events and conventions.
National Scouting Museum
Established in 1959, the National Scouting Museum is the official museum of the Boy Scouts of America. The museum is committed to preserving the rich, 94-year history of the scouting movement by collecting, organizing, preserving and displaying some of Scouting's greatest treasures. This collection not only documents Scouting's unique influence on American culture, but also tells the story of a movement that has touched more than 110 million young people.
Sports and Entertainment
American Airlines Center
The American Airlines Center is Dallas' beautiful, fan friendly venue with lots of high-tech touches. From its sweeping signature arches to the retractable seating, American Airlines Center's unique features single it out as the premier sports and entertainment venue in the country.
Experience the home of the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium, home of true Texas-sized hospitality.
Las Colinas Equestrian Center
The Las Colinas Equestrian Center is renowned as one of the finest equestrian facilities in the Southwest. The center is host to all levels of Hunter/Jumper Horse Shows, Horse Trials, Gaited Horses and individual Breed Shows.
Six Flags Over Texas
Six Flags Over Texas features more than 100 thrilling rides and attractions, including mega-coasters like Titan and the Texas Giant. Six Flags Over Texas has a variety of family-friendly shows and attractions, plus fun-filled themed areas like Looney Tunes USA for the kids.
Texas Motor Speedway
Texas Motor Speedway is known as the Great American Speedway, with a 1.5-mile oval with 24-degree banking in the turns that caters primarily to stock cars, trucks and open-wheel racing.
- Dallas Christian College
- Kimberly-Clark Corporation
- Las Colinas Medical Center
- North Lake College