The 1st Cavalry Division Museum exhibits more than 150 years of cavalry
uniforms, equipment and arms from sabers to assault helicopters. Highlights the
cavalry's evolving role in conflicts since the Civil War, with an emphasis on
combat during World War II, in Korea and in Vietnam. Also inc...
This historic structure was built in 1909 from material salvaged from the first Perry home, which was built in 1857. Furnishings, tools and the adjacent barn offer visitors a nostalgic look at an earlier time in Texas. Open 10 a.m.–noon and 1–5 p.m. Wed.–Sat. Free. 1509 N. Perry Road , north of B...
Texas' smallest state historic site includes the gravesite of Elizabeth Crockett, the second wife of celebrated folk hero Davy Crockett. A monument marks the burial site of Crockett's widow. Texas Historical Commission property. Open 9 a.m.–5 p.m. daily. Free. From Granbury, go 4.5 miles east on ...
Find local information at this walk-in information center, plus rotating art exhibits, artist studio spaces, arts-and-crafts classes and items for purchase. Visitor center open 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon.–Fri.; artisan studio hours vary, so call for details. 5100 Belt Line Road. 972/450-6219 or 800/ADDISO...
Founded in 1974 as part of the Bishop College Library, the museum houses one of the largest collections of African-American folk art in the nation. Open noon–5 p.m. Tue.–Fri., 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Sat. and 1–5 p.m. Sun. 3536 Grand Ave. in Fair Park. 214/565-9026. www.aamdallas.org.
Multipurpose facility hosts concerts and rodeos, and is home to the Allen Americans (Central Hockey League), Allen Wranglers (Professional Indoor Football League) and Dallas Sidekicks (Professional Arena Soccer League). 200 E. Stacy Road. 972/678-4646. www.alleneventcenter.com
This structure was built in 1836, just after the Runaway Scrape, by one of
the original "Old 300" settlers. The square-notch cabin is fully furnished and
an excellent example of the Texas Colonial Period. Doors open 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Mon.–Sat. 1224 Bowie St.
This museum is dedicated to C.R. Smith, the "father of American Airlines." Through interactive displays and hands-on exhibits, visitors see the operation of an airline, past and present. Also see a vintage Douglas DC-3, Flagship Knoxville that was meticulously restored by retired pilots, mechanic...
The center is home to the NHL's Dallas Stars and the NBA's Dallas Mavericks. The 72-acre park features two five-story retail buildings with facilities for concerts and events, a hotel and more. 2500 Victory Lane. 214/222-3687. www.americanairlinescenter.com.
This facility features Western and American art. It was first opened to house Amon G. Carter Sr.'s collection of 400 paintings, drawings and works of sculpture by Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell. The museum has gradually expanded to include works from a vast array of artists and a large...
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