When Dallas showcases its art, it is done with grandeur. The Dallas Arts District is the largest urban arts district in the country, and is a hotbed of award-winning museums and galleries, including the Dallas Museum of Art , Nasher Sculpture Center , and Crow Collection of Asian Art . Outside the district, other artistic ambitions abound. Explore here to see what Dallas has to offer.
It's not all concrete and high-rises here. After all, this is Texas. For a refreshing adventure outdoors and breathtaking views, explore White Rock Lake , Klyde Warren Park , Katy Tail , Dallas Arboretum and more.
White Rock Lake Park
8100 Doran Circle
Dallas, TX 75238
Audubon Society-designated bird watching area and wetlands site Numerous scenic picnic areas - call (214) 670-8740 for reservations Rental facilities: Winfrey Point and Big Thicket - call (214) 670-8740 for reservations Fishing piers for catfish, sunfish, and bass fishing Special events, including the March of Dimes Walk America, White Rock Marathon, the White Rock Lake Trash Bash, and numerous sponsored runs - call (214) 670-8890 for information 1,120 acres; in Dallas; max depth 20 ft; reservoir controlling authority: City of Dallas; 2 boat ramps; Corinthian Sailing Club 214-320-0841 www.cscsailing.org/; White Rock Boat Club 214-327-9667 www.whiterockboatclub.com/
Klyde Warren Park
2012 Woodall Rogers Freeway
Dallas, TX 75201
Open Daily 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
We look forward to seeing you at Klyde Warren Park! With four to five activities each day and a host of weekend activities, any time is a good time to visit the park.
Game Cart hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.
How to Get Here
Klyde Warren Park is located at 2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway Dallas, TX 75201in between Uptown and Downtown Dallas over Woodall Rodgers Freeway, between Pearl Street and St. Paul.
Open Daily: 6 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Klyde Warren Park will be an enjoyable place for everyone. In order to maintain a clean, safe and active park, we have a few guidelines that will be posted and enforced. Visitors must comply with directions from park personnel and all posted rules.
Chairs & Seating
Please be considerate of those around you, keep personal belongings, feet and legs off seating.
Special events may be held in the park only upon obtaining a permit issued by Klyde Warren Park. Learn more about hosting your event at Klyde Warren Park .
Gardens & Landscape
Enjoy open areas and lawns without entering flowerbeds or plantings. Keep pets out of flowers and plants.
Pets are allowed off leash only while in My Best Friend's Park . Please clean up after your pet. Keep pets out of flowers and plants.
Organized team sports are not permitted within the park. Riding bicycles and skating are prohibited except on perimeter sidewalks.
Please keep our park clean. Place all recyclables and waste in the appropriate receptacles. Rummaging in trash is prohibited.
The following are prohibited
- Klyde Warren Park is a Smoke Free Zone
- Fireworks, firearms, or other weapons
- Commercial activity
- Excessive noise
- Open Flame
- Erecting tents or other structures
- Driving stakes or poles into the ground
- Barbecue grills
- Feeding birds
- Drug Use
- Glass bottles
- Outside alcohol
8525 Garland Road
Dallas, TX 75218
The Dallas Arboretum is full of 50,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash for its annual Autumn at the Arboretum, which goes through Nov. 27. Fodor's Travel named Autumn at the Arboretum one of the Best Pumpkin Festivals in America. Also, the NEW Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden is open, and adults as well as children will love learning about nature in nature. It's not just for kids!
Just minutes from downtown on the shore of White Rock Lake, the Dallas Arboretum features 66 acres with 11 lush display gardens that offer seasonal color all year long. Home of Dallas Blooms Spring, the Southwest's largest outdoor floral festival, the Arboretum provides a tranquil oasis where visitors are surrounded by the beauty of all four seasons. Amenities include the Hoffman Family Gift Shop, a dining terrace and several facilities available for rental.
Overlooking scenic White Rock Lake, Dallas Arboretum offers the perfect venues for workshops, lectures, dinners, receptions, weddings, and special events set in 66 acres of lush gardens and beautiful vistas. The new 5,000 square foot Rosine Hall, the historic DeGolyer Home and the elegant Camp House offer a variety of options to make each event unique.
Open daily from 9am-5pm Daytime admission is $15 for adults $12 for seniors 65 and older $9 for children 3-12 Free for children two and under On-site parking is $10