Dallas chose to honor the memory of President Kennedy by erecting this stately monument. This 30-foot-high, 50-foot-square ... More
John F. Kennedy Memorial
Dallas chose to honor the memory of President Kennedy by erecting this stately monument. This 30-foot-high, 50-foot-square monument was built in 1970. The open-air structure in the historic West End resembles an ancient tomb. It is the first memorial by famed American architect and Kennedy family friend, Philip Johnson. The monument, built with the help of private donations from the citizens of Dallas, is open 24 hours daily and is lighted at night.
This Dallas landmark has graced the downtown skyline since 1978. Three levels of activity top the 50 story structure, which
are encircled in a dome of lights. The triangle formations of the structural cylinders encase the elevators that carry ...
Discover a South American rainforest filled with monkeys, colorful toucans, crocodiles, manatees and otters. The aquarium portion of this popular
attraction features 85,000 gallons (321,760 liters) of saltwater containing marine life from around the world. Giant turaco, Three toed ...
This historic landmark, built from 1898 to 1902 by an architect whose identity remains a mystery, is the sentinel to
not only the Catholic Church, but also the essence of a bygone era. This Gothic Revival church has survived ...