Symbolizing Texas hospitality inside and out — with outdoor adventures, amusement parks and educational opportunities — the Dallas/Fort Worth area is full of family-friendly fun. There’s a long list of DFW attractions that will appeal to visitors of all ages. Here are a few of our favorite DFW family activities!
Fort Worth Museum of Science & History/Children’s Museum | 1600 Gendy Street, Fort Worth
Dedicated to lifelong learning, the Fort Worth Museum engages visitors through creative, vibrant programs and exhibits interpreting science and the stories of Texas and the Southwest.
The Dallas Zoo | 650 S. R. L. Thornton Freeway, Dallas
With its mission of engaging people and saving wildlife, the Dallas Zoo provides visitors with unique opportunities to make memorable connections with wildlife, while inspiring them to take action on behalf of wildlife in Texas and around the world.
Fort Worth Botanic Gardens | 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd., Fort Worth
Located in the heart of the Fort Worth Cultural District, just minutes from downtown, this 120-acre treasure offers stunning garden views, exciting exhibits, and more. You’ll love the koi-filled pools, sculpted hillsides, dramatic waterfalls, and the iconic Rose Garden.
Children's Adventure Garden | 8525 Garland Road, Dallas
The Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden teaches life and Earth sciences through the experience of a connection to nature. Explore walled gardens, vegetable gardens, orchards and vineyards, treetops and rooftops!
Katy Trail | 3102 Maple Avenue, Dallas
What was once an abandoned railroad line is now an iconic destination for joggers, skaters, bikers and hikers. The 3.5 mile Katy Trail welcomes over 1.5 million visitors every year.
Six Flags | 2201 Road to Six Flags, Arlington
Located in Arlington, midway between Dallas and Fort Worth, Six Flags Over Texas is the area’s largest, most thrilling theme park. Enjoy roller coasters, rides, playgrounds, live entertainment and special events.
Then, of course, there are dozens of lakes near Dallas-Fort Worth just waiting to offer tons of water-based fun! Fishing, boating, water skiing… take your pick!
Burger’s Lake | Fort Worth
Eagle Mountain Lake | Fort Worth
Fort Worth Water Gardens | Fort Worth
Lake Worth | Fort Worth
Lake Benbrook | Fort Worth
Lake Arlington | Arlington
Lake Grapevine | Grapevine
Lake Lewisville | Lewisville
White Rock Lake | Dallas
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