Best Family-Friendly Activities in Dallas
Dallas offers plenty of adventures for your family to enjoy. Clear your schedule and check out these family-friendly activities.
Lions, tigers, and bears — oh my! Your family will love seeing exotic animals at the Dallas Zoo, recognized as one of the top 10 zoos in the country by USA Today. Enjoy an exciting journey through wildlife habitat journeys around the world. Read more about family-friendly exhibits here.
The Perot offers an unrivaled sense of wonder for children and adults alike. The museum’s five floors house exhibit halls with state-of-the-art video and 3D computer animation, interactive kiosks, and educational games. Your children will enjoy the flexible space auditorium and Texas Instruments Engineering and Innovation Hall. Learn more about Perot and its exhibits here.
Dallas World Aquarium
The adventure at the aquarium begins at the top of the rainforest exhibit, where you’ll meet exotic birds and endangered animals. The aquarium gallery features coral reefs and hundreds of Indo-Pacific fishes. The South African exhibit houses black-footed penguins and shoebill storks. Read more about the DWA here.
Your children will love Klyde Warren Park, an urban green space built over Woodall Rodgers Freeway. The Imagination Playground allows kids to play using larger-than-life blocks. With four to five activities each day and plenty of weekend activities, there’s always something to do at the park. Plus, your family will enjoy the delicious food truck fare! Read more about the park’s activities here.
If you’re looking for a cool experience for your family, look no further than the Galleria Ice Skating Center. Your kids can skate and twirl during public skating hours or have a private party. When you’re tired of skating, the Galleria offers hundreds of places to shop. Learn more about the Galleria Ice Skating Center here.