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1300 Robert B. Cullum Dallas, TX 75210 | Fair Park | 214-426-3400

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227-acre national historic landmark includes an aquarium of Texas fish and reptiles, Museum of Natural History, Science Place, African-American Museum, Civic Garden Center, Age of Steam Railroad exhibit, Texas Discovery Gardens and the Hall of State with buildings designed in 1930s art deco style.


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  • Calendar: Highlights
    There’s something aggressively patriotic about fireworks over Fair Park. Maybe it’s the stunning art deco architecture or the childhood memories of the State Fair, but seeing...
  • Calendar: Highlights
    Whether you’re stocking up on rainwater in preparation for a climate apocalypse or denying global warming, you’ve got to admit — there’s no place like home. And our...
  • Calendar: Highlights
    Pack up the poop bags and head to the Pet Expo in Fair Park from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and HOLY SHIT WHY WOULD YOU MAKE IT SO CLOSE TO CHRISTMAS??? I HAVE TO GO SHOPPING, PUNCH A GRANNY...
  • Calendar: Highlights
    If you forgot to register for this year’s Rock n Roll Dallas Half Marathon, there’s still hope for you. Instead of figuring out how to take a 23-block detour to cross the street,...
  • Calendar: Highlights
    Wearing “I love the Earth” shirts just won’t cut it this Earth Day. Neither will lying in the grass trying to identify the different faces and shapes of the clouds. But...
  • The Mixmaster: The Master List
    Now that we've all had our fill of leftover turkey and football, it's time to party, and there ain't no party like an Observer party and that's not just because we have booze and no curfew....
  • Calendar: Highlights
    What better way to stave off the holiday pounds than to run a marathon? Join thousands of other runners on Sunday morning for the 42nd annual MetroPCS Dallas White Rock Marathon. Events...
  • The Mixmaster: The Master List
    Daylight Savings Time ends at 2 a.m. this Saturday, which is only really important to those in the agricultural industry and college kids who know it means the bars are open for an extra...
  • DC9 At Night: Interviews
    Although The Bangles started out as an indie pop band associated with Los Angeles' Paisley Underground scene in the early 1980's, it didn't take the band long to make major commercial...
  • Calendar: Highlights
    We can't possibly feign any sort of journalistic objectivism when it comes to the State Fair of Texas, that wonderful time of the year in Dallas when the weather doesn't suck, the hipsters...
  • The Mixmaster: GlobeTotting
    At some point a few weeks ago, I stopped scanning local arts calendars looking for events and activities that were the most stimulating for Baby's now eleven-month-old brain and started...
  • The Mixmaster: On The Scene
    What if there was a place where artists, craftsmen, singers and partygoers of all ages could come together? What if there was some huge party where people could taste food and drink wine...
  • The Mixmaster: Events
    Randy Blair spent about $5,000 more to bedeck his car in glass than on the $15,000 car itself. "I was trying to make something that's as pretty as my wife, but I'm still not there," he told...
  • News
    For years, building a Dallas Area Rapid Transit rail line in Fair Park has been viewed a big step toward breathing life into the area and boosting businesses when it opens in September 2009....

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