Where to Stay and Play in Dallas, Texas

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas, Texas.
The Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas, Texas.

Dallas, Texas is a cultural hotspot home to many sports teams, tons of history, and plenty of museums. Among these museums is the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, an internationally acclaimed science museum with lots of hands-on learning, tours, school programs, and plenty of other interesting and fun things to do.

The 180,000-square-foot museum is situated in Victory Park on the edge of Downtown and the Dallas Arts District. The massive museum includes the largest and most comprehensive Maya exhibition in the United States, a large 3D theater, and five floors of interactive “amaze your brain” adventures.

The district is 68 acres large and is home to some of the city’s most significant cultural landmarks including facilities for visual, performing, and developing arts.

The Arts District is home to 13 facilities and organizations including The Annette Strauss Artist Square, the Belo Mansion/Dallas Bar Association, Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe, Dallas Black Dance Theatre, Dallas Museum of Art, the Symphony Orchestra, Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, Nasher Sculpture Center, St. Paul United Methodist Church, Fellowship Church, Trammell Crow Center, and the Trammell & Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art.

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science is a fantastic destination for kids and adults. Be sure to add this exciting museum to your itinerary the next time you’re in the Big D, or Texas for that matter!

And whenever you do plan your next trip to the city, book a stay in one of these beautiful hotels situated right near the Perot Museum.

The Omni Dallas Hotel is a four-star, lakeside hotel located just one mile from the Perot Museum. Luxurious and equipped with everything business-related for those who are always working, this hotel is perfect for anyone looking to relax and stay on top of things at the office. And the Omni Hotel is just a few miles away from Zero Gravity Thrill Amusement Park and Sandy Lake Amusement Park, so the kids will always find something to do!

The Fairmont Dallas was once a condominium complex, but now it is a beautiful and luxurious hotel located in the midst of the DArts District. The Fairmont Dallas is within minutes of great shopping, entertainment, restaurants, and of course, arts. You will barely have to walk anywhere from the Fairmont to get to the Perot Museum, as the two are separated by just a 10-minute walk!

Poolside at the Hotel Zaza, a boutique property in Dallas, Texas.
Poolside at the Hotel Zaza, a boutique property in Dallas, Texas.

Hotel Zaza Dallas is situated Uptown and is within walking distance of multiple business and shopping centers, not to mention some wonderful nightlife scenes as well. Hotel Zaza is a boutique hotel that boasts luxury suites, award-winning dining at their own “Dragonfly restaurant,” and a day spa. 

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