Top Museums in Dallas (Texas)

Dallas Museum of Art
  • Dallas Museum of Art

    The Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) is a major art museum located in the Arts District of downtown Dallas, Texas, along Woodall Rodgers Freeway between St. Paul and Harwood. In 1984, the museum moved from its previous location in Fair Park to the Arts District. The new building was designed by Edward Larrabee Barnes, the 2007 winner of the American Institute of Architects Gold Medal. The museum collection is made up of more than 24,000 objects, dating from the third millennium ...
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
  • Perot Museum of Nature and Science

    2201 N Field St (at Woodall Rodgers Fwy.) Dallas, TX 75201 United States
    An awe-inspiring destination for discovery, where visitors can explore 11 hands-on exhibit halls or experience3D films in The Hoglund Foundation Theater. For an additional fee, experience world-class traveling exhibitions, offering fresh, new content to the Museum year-round...
Perot Museum
  • Perot Museum

    2201 N Field St 75201 Dallas TX United States
    The new, world-class, adrenaline-rushing, mind-blowing, cooler-than-cool Perot Museum of Nature and Science is now open... right here in Dallas. Our roots date back to 1936, with the opening of the Dallas Museum of Natural History in historic Fair Park, which would later merge with the Science Place and the Dallas Children’s Museum in 2006 to create the Museum of Nature & Science. The Museum of Nature & Science in Fair Park which houses our historical wildlife dioramas and active paleontology ...
Nasher Sculpture Center
Crow Collection of Asian Art
  • Crow Collection of Asian Art

    2010 Flora St 75201 Dallas TX United States
    Centrally located in the heart of the Dallas Arts District, the Crow Collection of Asian Art features contemporary and historical art of Asia.
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
  • The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

    411 Elm St 75202 Dallas TX United States
    The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza chronicles the assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy, and interprets the Dealey Plaza National Historical Landmark District and the John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza.
Meadows Museum
  • Meadows Museum

    5900 Bishop Blvd 75205 Dallas TX United States
    The Meadows Museum's holdings also include a significant collection of 20th century sculpture, much of it on display in its outdoor plaza, and the University Art Collection, featuring works by a number of noted Texas artists. According to its mission to advance knowledge and understanding of art, the Meadows Museum collaborates with institutions and collectors around the world to serve its broad audience by mounting exhibitions of works of the greatest aesthetic and historical importance, as well as offering ...
Kettle Art
  • Kettle Art

    2650 Main St 75226 Dallas TX United States
    Kettle Art was founded in 2005 in historic Deep Ellum, one of Texas' most culturally significant entertainment districts established in the late 19th century. Throughout the past decade, the gallery has remained committed to the support and encouragement of emerging and mid-career North Texas artists by providing a relaxed and welcoming environment for both creatives and art patrons. In 2013, Kettle relocated from its original venue on Elm St. to the present, larger venue on Main St., both doubling in exhibition ...
The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum: The Samurai Collection
  • The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum: The Samurai Collection

    2501 N Harwood St 75201 Dallas TX United States
    This free and open to the public museum offers an introduction to the fascinating world of the samurai while presenting an intimate viewing experience of their spectacular armor and accoutrements. One section within the exhibition highlights helmets from around the world. Admission is free. The traveling exhibitions of The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum: The Samurai Collection have showcased a variety of works from the family’s collection, which has been built over a span of twenty five years. One hundred ...
The Hall of State
  • The Hall of State

    3939 Grand Ave 75210 Dallas TX United States
    This shrine of Texas offers murals, marble and sculptures, as well as a theater, library, multiple exhibit spaces, VIP rooms and a lawn area to accommodate almost any event. And this work of art is just minutes from downtown Dallas. Use The Hall of State for your wedding, reception, party, non-profit event, corporate meeting or any affair that you want to break free from the standard ballroom setting. Venue Capacity: Maximum Seated: ...
Museum Tower (Dallas)
  • Museum Tower (Dallas)

    Museum Tower is a 42-story, 170 m (560 ft) skyscraper, providing personalized service, in the arts district of Dallas, Texas. Completed in January 2013, the building is the tallest new structure to be built in the city in recent years, and is now the second-tallest all-residential building in Dallas, behind Gables Republic Tower.