The Dallas World Aquarium offers a unique experience for those looking to enjoy an afternoon indoors with all the excitement and adventure that nature has to offer. It contains much more than aquatic creatures- the Dallas World Aquarium contains six exhibits and features fourteen classes of animals. They emphasize conservation and education and also offer talks and feedings for kids and adults to engage with the animals and learn more about them! Some of the biggest hits are the Orinoco crocodiles, the jaguar, and even a sloth!
For those looking to immerse themselves in art and culture, the Dallas Museum of Art is widely regarded as one of the best museums in the country. The DMA contains more than 24,000 extraordinary works of art with great cultural significance. Featured artists include, Claude Monet, Jackson Pollock, Vincent van Gogh, and many more. It exudes history and exemplifies the best of artistic creation. Get lost in the Classical Art Hall or the Kier Collection of Islamic Art and be prepared to be moved by the beauty all around you!
Science has never been more exciting than at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science! A part of the nation’s largest art district, the Perot Museum offers a one of a kind interactive experience for kids and adults to learn and see all the wonders of the universe through science and technology. From the Expanding Universe Hall to the Being Human Hall, the Perot’s hands on activities and educational games will excite all curious minds and provide an unforgettable experience!
The most iconic part of the Dallas skyline is undoubtedly Reunion Tower. The tower offers 360-degree panoramic views of the city along with incredible dining and cocktail options. You may lose you way to the restroom in the revolving ball at the top that is Wolfgang Puck’s famous restaurant, Five Sixty. The glowing ball is 50 stories up and the view is enough to make your heart skip a beat! A visit to the GeO-Deck is an essential part of the experience and includes HD cameras, interactive touch screens, telescopes, and an indoor/outdoor observation deck. You’ll feel on top of the world just 470 feet up!
Shopping has never felt like such a luxury experience before visiting Northpark Center! Over 235 retailers, restaurants and department stores offer something for everyone. Consistently ranked among the top five shopping destinations in the country, Northpark is an upscale mall containing 11 restaurants and a movie theater. Though it is all enclosed, Northpark has beautifully maintained plants and flowers and also includes several sculptures and displays. The anchor stores are Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Macy’s and Dillard’s. Whether you are on a budget, or looking to seriously lighten your wallet, Northpark is a great place to spend the day!