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Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Type: History Museums, Museums
Whether you're a history buff or a conspiracy theorist, you'll find the Sixth Floor Museum an interesting source of information about the assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy. The... Read More
Whether you're a history buff or a conspiracy theorist, you'll find the Sixth Floor Museum an interesting source of information about the assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy. The museum's exhibits contain over 45,000 items, ranging from artifacts to home movies and video footage, documenting Kennedy's presidency through to his final days. One of the highlights of the tour is the Plexiglas enclosed area where Lee Harvey Oswald is believed to have fired the fateful shot. After visiting the museum, be sure to go down to the grassy knoll to gain more perspective about what transpired that tragic day.
- Museums, Downtown Dallas' Best Attractions: "The museum offers timed tickets available online for purchase 30 minutes or more in advance. Also, note that this venue is on CityPass. The free D-Link bus stops directly outside the Museum at Houston & Elm."
- Best Attractions & Activities: "The museum is also featured on the CityPASS."
- Attractions near American Airlines Center: "Don't forget to wrap up your visit with a stroll on the grassy knoll."
- Best for Attractions near American Airlines Center Because: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza is the ideal attraction for history buffs visiting the AAC.