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.
Located two miles east of downtown Dallas in Fair Park, the festival features an array of cooking, arts and crafts,
livestock shows and auctions. Collegiate football games, headline concerts and the automobile show complete the three week fair experience. ...
The Old Red Museum is an outstanding feature of the Dallas County Historic Plaza. It was built in 1892 in
Romanesque Revival style. It is constructed of rough cut, red Pecos sandstone and trimmed in Arkansas blue granite. The ...
The Nasher Sculpture Center on Flora Street is a significant landmark in Dallas. The gallery, designed by Renzo Plano, displays
works by Rodin and Picasso. This monumental structure with glass ceilings is bordered by a beautiful garden. The works ...