Discover Dallas fascinating history, incredible architecture, and unrivaled charm. We will walk around two miles. Our journey starts at the West End Historic District, the oldest part of the city, we will visit Dealey Plaza, the Grassy Knoll, the Old Red Court House, and Founders' Plaza. Revisit the fascinating details of the JFK assassination and hear about the city's beginnings and its founder. Further down our route, we will visit the former Dallas Morning News headquarters, the famous Mobile Oil Pegasus (the original one!) and the spectacular Pioneer's Plaza which features larger-than-life bronze sculptures, a re-creation of a Texas cattle drive, with Texas longhorn steers being driven by three cowboys astride horses! Our journey will take us to the I. M. Pei unique Dalla's city hall on our way to the city's Main street, at this point we will take a break before we resume the second part of the walk. The second leg of our walk will take us through Main Street's incredible architecture and rich history. Tony Tasset's iconic Eyeball, The Adolphus, The Magnolia Building and the original Neiman Marcus. The last segment of our excursion covers the Arts District (the largest of its kind in the US). There are lots to see and experience in this area; from the city’s most important art institutions to the incredible Klyde Warren Park. Did we mentioned the food trucks?
Hi there, I’m Andy your tour guide for BEST DFW TOURS. I'm a proud Texas native, born and raised. History is my passion and has been the subject of my studies, I hold a master’s in History and Anthropology. Along with John, Kevin and Laura who are part of our family of tour guides, we share a great interest in Dallas’ culture, architecture, history and would love to show our city and share our passion with you. With more than 20 years of experience, each of us brings a unique perspective that makes our tours personalized, memorable, and fun. Our goal is to contribute to making your Dallas - Fort Worth visit an exceptional experience. Introducing the history, art, architecture and vibrant food scene to visitors is our hobby and passion. Discover Dallas - Fort Worth with stories and professional local insiders you'll remember.
All entrance fees and local taxes are included in your ticket fare.
We will explore not just the iconic sites, but seldom visited hidden gems that most visitors never get to experience. We will walk around two miles from the oldest part of the city (where the city was founded) to the Arts District. Here are a few points of interest: John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza, the Red Court House, Dealey Plaza, Pegasus Red Flying Horse, the Cathedral Guadalupe, Klyde Warren Park, and Dallas' Famous Giant Eye Ball.
This is a walking tour, you should be able to walk two miles, we will take a break in the middle of the excursion. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Summers in Texas are hot and humid, make sure you bring water with you.
Discover Dallas Sightseeing Walking Tour