Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Nestled on the shores of White Rock Lake, the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden spans 66 acres of sheer natural beauty. Wander through stunning gardens exploding with over 500,000 spring blooms. Marvel at whimsical topiaries, cascading fountains, and lush tropical plants from around the world. Don’t miss the nationally-acclaimed Trial Gardens, where you can see the latest ornamental plant varieties primed for commercial release. Beyond the flowers and greenery, you’ll find picturesque scenes begging to be photographed. Pause on the DeGolyer Pergola overlook for a breathtaking view of White Rock Lake and the Dallas skyline. Have your camera ready for the iconic peacock topiaries, sure to delight visitors of all ages. Before you leave, stop for a bite at Restaurant Degolyer, noted for its fresh Southern fare and lovely outdoor patio. With so much natural beauty, it’s easy to lose track of time at the arboretum. Avoid parking headaches by having Dallas Party Bus Company provide roundtrip transportation for your group. We’ll get you there relaxed and on time so you can make the most of your visit.

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden 8525 Garland Rd, Dallas, TX 75218 (214) 515-6615

Bishop Arts District

For a taste of old Dallas charm, head to the Bishop Arts District. Brimming with hidden courtyards, quirky boutiques, wine bars, and some of the city’s hottest restaurants, this walkable enclave in north Oak Cliff transports you back to Dallas’s early 20th century roots. Stroll along picturesque Bishop Avenue to uncover a trove of treasures. Pop into Local Yolkal for rainbow grilled cheese sandwiches and chicken & waffles with a twist. Unwind with a glass of wine at 307 Wine Bar after browsing the nearby shops. Catch a show at the intimate Bishop Arts Theatre, or unwind to live music at Án Sibin Irish Pub. Don’t miss the stunning street art adorning many of the buildings. Bishop Arts has become a canvas for local artists and muralists to showcase their talents. Stop and snap photos of eye-catching murals like the Frida Kahlo-inspired piece at 303 West Davis or the vibrant butterflies at 410 North Bishop Avenue. With its pedestrian-friendly layout, Bishop Arts District is best explored on foot. Avoid the headache of finding street parking by having Dallas Party Bus Company shuttle your group. We’ll get you as close as possible to make your experience smooth and stress-free. Then you can focus on soaking up the artsy ambience of this Dallas gem.

Bishop Arts District Along Bishop Ave between Davis St. and Zang Blvd. Dallas, TX 75208

Perot Museum of Nature and Science

Looking for an educational adventure the whole family will enjoy? Make the Perot Museum of Nature and Science your next Dallas destination. With 11 permanent exhibit halls spanning 11 acres, this modern museum brings science to life through dynamic displays and interactive learning. Dig into the dinosaur hall to come face-to-face with massive dinosaur fossils and lifelike replicas. Get hands-on in the engineering lab, where you can design rollercoasters or even robots. Glimpse exotic wildlife in the Being Human Hall or journey through space in the Tom Hunt Energy Hall. Don’t miss the unique pieces of the building itself. Peer up through the 180-foot spiraling glass cube known as the Ghost Box. Step out onto the verdant 2.5-acre Victory Park lawn to snap a photo with the eye-catching Victory Plaza sundial. With so many wonders to uncover, you’ll need at least half a day to fully explore this Dallas gem. Avoid the stress of downtown parking by having Dallas Party Bus Company provide roundtrip transportation. Our buses will get your group to the museum together and on time. Once inside, you can focus on exploring the fascinating exhibits at your own pace.

Perot Museum of Nature and Science 2201 N Field St, Dallas, TX 75201 (214) 428-5555

Trinity River Audubon Center

Escape the city bustle with a visit to the Trinity River Audubon Center. Nestled along the Trinity River south of downtown, this nature sanctuary and education center offers a tranquil oasis just minutes from the urban core. Wander through 120 acres of bottomland forest and wetlands alive with birds and wildlife. Spot herons, egrets, ducks and songbirds from scenic overlooks along the walking trails. Visit the Reading Room for interactive exhibits highlighting the Trinity River ecosystem. Sign up for a canoe trip or birdwatching tour led by experienced naturalists. Don’t miss the center’s showstopper feature – the Linda Proctor Birds’ Eye View. This striking architectural focal point offers panoramic views of the river from an elevated platform extending out over the wetlands canopy. It’s the perfect perch for watching birds glide by as the sun sets. Getting here is half the adventure when you ride with Dallas Party Bus Company. Avoid the stress of navigating single-lane levee roads and minimal parking areas. Our experienced chauffeurs will transport your group directly to the center’s entrance for a smooth arrival.

Trinity River Audubon Center 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way Dallas, TX 75217 (214) 709-7784

Fair Park

Best known as the home of the State Fair of Texas each fall, Fair Park offers hidden gems to uncover year-round. Explore the largest collection of Art Deco exposition buildings in the world, dating from the park’s debut hosting the 1936 Texas Centennial Exposition. See 700 priceless works of art from ancient times to modern day at the Dallas Museum of Art. Walk through a lifelike replica of Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre at the Old Mill Theater. Cheer on the Dallas Sidekicks professional indoor soccer team when they face off against rivals at the historic Automobile Building. Fair Park’s 277 acres contain plenty of wide open spaces perfect for picnicking or tossing a frisbee. Have your camera ready to photograph gems like the iconic cotton bowl football stadium and 1930s carousel. When you’ve built up an appetite, grab a bite at one of the park’s eclectic eateries, such as Strokers for gourmet hot dogs or Smokey John’s BBQ for mouthwatering brisket. With so much to see, Fair Park is best explored at your own leisurely pace. Avoid the hassle of navigating busy event traffic and parking shortages by having Dallas Party Bus Company provide transportation. We’ll get your group there together so you can uncover the park’s hidden treasures.

Fair Park 1300 1st Ave, Dallas, TX 75210 (214) 421-8723

Heritage Village at Old City Park

Step back in time with a visit to Heritage Village at Old City Park. This living history museum lets you experience life in late 19th century North Texas through over a dozen meticulously restored Victorian homes, churches, shops, and other buildings. Costumed interpreters add an interactive element, demonstrating everything from blacksmithing to quilting. Tour the park’s centerpiece – the ornate Gables mansion filled with original furnishings and artifacts. Visit the Concord church built in 1889 by former slaves. Peek into the fully-stocked general store, complete with vintage candy in apothecary jars. Young and old will delight seeing heritage breed farm animals up close in the petting zoo. With so many nooks and crannies to explore, you’ll want to allow several hours to uncover the village’s hidden gems. Avoid wrestling with downtown parking by riding with Dallas Party Bus Company. We’ll provide smooth, direct transportation to let your group focus on this walk through Dallas history.

Heritage Village at Old City Park 1515 S Harwood St, Dallas, TX 75215 (214) 421-5141

Meadows Museum at SMU

For fine art in a spectacular setting, add the Meadows Museum at SMU to your Dallas itinerary. Home to one of the most extensive collections of Spanish art outside of Spain, this architectural gem impresses before you even view the masterpieces inside. The museum itself is a work of art. Dramatic archways, terrazzo floors, and a minimalist facade reminiscent of Mies van der Rohe’s Barcelona Pavilion comprise this mid-century modern treasure. Inside, sculpture-filled courtyards and galleries with soaring ceilings provide an inspiring backdrop for the museum’s treasures. See monumental canvases by Spanish masters including Velázquez, Ribera, Murillo, and Goya. Marvel at the only complete set of Goya’s striking “Disasters of War” etchings. For a true hidden gem, descend to the lower level galleries to uncover the dramatic “Death of the Virgin” painting by 17th century artist Juan de Valdés Leal. With rotating special exhibits, there’s always something new to discover on repeat visits. Avoid the parking crush near campus by riding with Dallas Party Bus Company. We’ll provide prompt, direct transportation so you can uncover all of the Meadows Museum’s hidden gems.

Meadows Museum at SMU 5900 Bishop Blvd, Dallas, TX 75205 (214) 768-2516

Fort Worth Water Gardens

Looking for a refreshingly unique urban oasis? Discover Fort Worth’s iconic Water Gardens. Architect Philip Johnson designed this downtown green space in 1974 as an interactive “water theater” experience. Cascades, quiet pools, and a three-story sculptural fountain provide a calming escape amidst the concrete jungle. Descend to the sunk-in Grotto level to contemplate life while strolling past trickling waterfalls. Ride the elevators up to the Quiet and Active pools to sit and reflect surrounded by the soothing sounds of flowing water. Let the kids splash and play in the aerating fountains as you supervise from shady perches. The soaring Mountain slab fountain is the gardens’ star attraction. Watch in awe as water cascades down its stepped sides, then converges across its massive granite table. Capture Instagram-worthy images of colors dancing in the fountain’s mist. Getting great shots means exploring the gardens at the perfect time to catch ideal lighting. Avoid hunting for parking downtown by riding with Dallas Party Bus Company. We’ll provide roundtrip transportation so you and your group can experience Fort Worth’s coolest hidden oasis.

Fort Worth Water Gardens 1502 Commerce St, Fort Worth, TX 76102 (817) 392-7111

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