Looking for a Dallas attraction that will excite your family's minds and spirits? You're in luck - Dallas has a wide variety of family-friendly museums. From art loving clans to families who love to explore nature, Big D is the perfect vacation destination for families with children.
Want to expose your kids to world-class art? Head on over to the Dallas Museum of Art in the Arts District. This popular museum is the home to artists like Manet and Gauguin, and the next-door Nasher Sculpture Center will allow your little ones to explore unconventional art in a fresh air garden. If your family is more into science, they will be delighted by the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. Dallas' newest addition to the museum scene features an IMAX theater, an outdoor science park and a Malawisaurus dinosaur fossil. It's also right next to Dallas' deck park - Klyde Warren Park - wonderful place to spend an hour or so and picnic with food trucks.
Little boys in Dallas will love it if you take them to the Dallas Firefighters Museum, where kids can climb on a real hook and ladder truck in the museum. If you have time to take a short trip over to Ft. Worth, you can visit the American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum, the perfect place to take kids who love airplanes.