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Park Central

Known for Shopping, Dining and Skyscrapers

Explore the family-friendly area of Park Central—entertainment choices, shopping, and sights from Museum of Biblical Art to Northwood Club.

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Explore the family-friendly area of Park Central—entertainment choices, shopping, and sights from Museum of Biblical Art to Northwood Club.

Things to do near Park Central

A peaceful green space with gorgeous displays of plant life offers a relaxing change from busy downtown Dallas. 

Enjoy a performance by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra in one of America’s finest concert halls, designed by famous architect I.M. Pei. 

An oasis within the city, this gallery is dedicated to quality sculptural work from some of the biggest names in the art world. 

There is more to this aquarium than fish; explore a South American rain forest, learn about Mayan culture and watch birds and animals under a leafy canopy.

Discover the details and artifacts surrounding the assassination of President John F. Kennedy at this multimedia museum. 

Get your adrenalin pumping at this theme park, home to the tallest and fastest roller coaster in Texas.

Experience the lively atmosphere, watch nail-biting baseball games and admire the retro design of the home ground of the Texas Rangers.

Relax and enjoy the atmosphere as you watch the Dallas Cowboys in their stunning stadium, one of the largest in the NFL.

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Hear ye, hear ye! Make haste to the castle to indulge in a night of feasting, combat, and revelry. The knights and horses of Medieval Times are here to thrill you with acts of showmanship and bravery reminiscent of legends of old, while you dine on a 4-course meal worthy of a royal table.

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Dallas CityPASS® tickets include prepaid admission to four of Dallas’s must-see attractions at significant savings off the price of the same tickets purchased separately. Extra perk: CityPASS travelers skip most main-entrance ticket lines.

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Ascend to the top of the Reunion Tower to witness a 360-degree view of Dallas in the fresh and exciting GeO-Deck. Interface with touch kiosks to discover the city's many landmarks, and then peer out through a telescope to identify the urban landscape from a startling vantage point.

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Discover the authentic shrunken heads, cannibal skulls, and the headless chicken at Ripley’s 12 expansive galleries. The 7,000 square foot (650 sq m) “odditorium” offers exhibits with hundreds of rare artifacts and exotic oddities from around the world—see if you can make it through without freaking out.

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A wonder for all ages, SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium is home to more than 5,000 sea creatures. Explore 30 displays including interactive touch pools, a turtle rescue center, a 360-degree walk-through tunnel, and an ocean exhibit where a blacktip reef shark swims alongside graceful rays.

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Let your imagination run wild as you build amazing creations, throw your hands in the air on the Kingdom Quest Laser Ride, and check out the fantastic 4-D Cinema show. Clamber on the climbing wall, fly down the slide, and play on the giant colorful jungle gym at the LEGO® Fire Academy.

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