Author Archives: Sherry Flores

Destination DART: Dallas Museum of Art

The Dallas Museum of Art has a long history of supporting our city’s visual arts. Originally, the Dallas Art Association was founded in 1903 and exhibitions were held at the Dallas Public Library on Saturdays. The DAA moved into its … Continue reading

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Destination DART: Reunion Tower

Last month Dallas was voted “Best International Skyline” and as a native Dallasite, I’d have to agree – just look at it! It’s beautiful. Okay, I’m biased. The most recognizable building in our skyline is what us Dallasites know as “The … Continue reading

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Destination DART: Gilley’s Dallas

What’s a visit to Dallas without a good ole’ honky-tonk? As you’ve probably figured out by now Dallas isn’t all cowboy hats and horses. In fact, most of us don’t even own cowboy boots. Just about the only stereotype that … Continue reading

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Destination DART: George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum

Opened in 2013 with great excitement in Dallas, the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum is one of only 13 presidential libraries across the country. The center is located on a 23-acre site at Southern Methodist University and boasts … Continue reading

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Destination DART: Klyde Warren Park

Klyde Warren Park has only been open a little over a year, but in that short amount of time it has become the heart of Downtown Dallas. On any given day you’ll notice crowds of people – of all ages … Continue reading

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Destination DART: Deep Ellum Brewing Company

Back in the 1920s Deep Ellum was the breeding ground for early jazz and blues musicians. Artists and musicians flocked to the area, creating an avant-garde atmosphere that still holds true today. By the early 1990s the small area of … Continue reading

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Destination DART: NorthPark Center

In Dallas, shopping really has become an art form. In fact, in 2010 Forbes Magazine named Dallas No. 2 on their list of “America’s Best Cities for Shopping” based on our number of shopping centers and retail locations. Opened in … Continue reading

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Destination DART: Old Red Museum of Dallas County History and Culture

Built in 1892, the building made of large blocks of red sandstone is known to Dallasites as “Old Red”. When it was first built, Old Red served as the Dallas County Courthouse. Today, the Old Red Courthouse is home to … Continue reading

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