What to Do around The Westin Dallas Park Central
Collected by Westin AFAR
With a vibrant arts and cultural scene, a wealth of fine dining, and a nightlife among the best in Texas, Dallas is a destination where you'll never stop discovering new reasons to return.
1717 N Harwood St, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
Since its founding in 1903, the DMA (as locals call it) has grown to become one of the top 10 largest museums in the country, with a permanent collection of over 24,000 works culled from around the globe and spanning over 5,000 years of history....
3200 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
Centuries ago, the railroad helped contribute to the birth of Dallas—and now it’s playing a part in keeping the city green. Built over abandoned Missouri-Kansas-Texas line railroad tracks that once bordered the downtown core, the Katy...
13350 Dallas Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75240, USA
If you’re ready to open up your wallet and do some serious shopping in Dallas, look no further than the Galleria Dallas. The Galleria is full of designer and name-brand stores. Make sure to grab lunch at Mi Cocina, a Dallas chain of Tex-Mex...
Deep Ellum, Dallas, TX, USA
One of Dallas’s earliest neighborhoods, this formerly industrial area just east of downtown has a long history as an entertainment hub, from its days as a hotbed of blues and jazz clubs in the 1920s, to the 1980s, when local bands like the...
12740 Merit Dr, Dallas, TX 75251, USA
Got achey muscles from wheeling suitcases or toting a backpack? Treat yourself to an hour or two of muscle-melting bliss in the sanctuary of the Tower spa. Arrive early so you can spend time warming those muscles up in the sauna, steam room and...
3511 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
Before your trip to Dallas, browse the selection of upcoming cheese classes held at Scardello Cheese Shop, located in Dallas’ Oak Lawn neighborhood. For an authentically Texan experience, opt for one of the Texas beer and cheese classes to learn...
2012 Woodall Rodgers Fwy, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
In the mood for an outdoor yoga session, concert, or movie, a scenic run, or just some time with nature in the midst of the urban sprawl? Head to this 5.2-acre green space, which hangs like a deck over the recessed Woodall Rodgers Freeway, between...
8525 Garland Rd, Dallas, TX 75218, USA
Set on the banks of White Rock Lake, this 66-acre sanctuary offers scenic trails, blooming gardens, and peaceful green spaces for when you want some quiet time with nature—plus kids’ areas, holiday events, and a packed calendar of...
1530 Inspiration Dr #200, Dallas, TX 75207, USA
The Community Beer Company is located in Dallas’ ultra-hip design district and creates high-quality, local craft beer. Every Saturday, the brewing company hosts brewery tours and tastings, where you can sample the beer, listen to live music, and...
2403 Flora St, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
For a real night out on the town step inside the Winspear Opera House at the AT&T Performing Arts Center and watch the grace and poise of the Texas Ballet Theater as they twirl across the stage. The Winspear Opera House is a traditional...
920 S Harwood St, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
As proof that Dallasites aren’t all about the carnivore life, this downtown market has been peddling farm-fresh veggies, dairy, and more since 1941. What started as a small horse-and-wagon wholesale market is now a 26,000-square-foot hall...
5560 W Lovers Ln #250, Dallas, TX 75209, USA
It's no secret that Dallasites love to be pampered. The Hiatus Spa + Retreat has been voted time and time again as the place to do just that. Their spa packages are very reasonably priced compared to other spas considered to be the same caliber,...
1900 W 15th St, Plano, TX 75075, USA
Step back into the past of the Blackland Prairies and discover the fascinating history of the area and learn about what life used to be like for the pioneers in the late 1800s. Take the tour then explore the homestead and farm. Younger children...
2201 N Field St, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
Named for Dallas-based billionaire entrepreneur (and sometime politician) Ross Perot and his wife, Marjorie, this engaging center is actually split into two campuses: one on the grounds of Fair Park in East Dallas, and the other in Victory Park,...
White Rock Creek Trail, Dallas, TX, USA
Located just around the corner from the Westin Park Central hotel is the White Rock Creek Trail, one of Dallas’ original hiking and biking trails. The trail connects North Dallas to the entry point of White Rock Lake and winds seven and a half...
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