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Explore the Rosine Smith Sammons Butterfly House and Insectarium

Nestled within the Texas Discovery Gardens at Fair Park is a unique two-story destination known as the Rosine Smith Sammons Butterfly House and Insectarium. Its tropical landscape transports visitors to habitats around the world. The butterflies are free-flying, and species include:  Leopard Lacewing When hundreds of leopard lacewings fly together, they create a spectacular sight. […]

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Best Nature and Park Attractions in Dallas

Newcomers to Dallas might be surprised to find that, in a bustling city like ours, it’s still easy to find and enjoy amazing parks and natural attractions. Across the metroplex, there are a variety of parks that can meet anyone’s interests. Here are a few of our favorite outdoor attractions in the city: Kyle Warren […]

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Stingrays and other fish swim through the blue waters of an aquarium

Dive into Some Fun at the Dallas World Aquarium

Located less than a mile from The Christopher in the Historic West End District, you’ll find the incredible Dallas World Aquarium. Opened in 1992, the aquarium includes numerous exhibits and a tunnel that allows you to walk through 20,000 gallons of water as you marvel at hundreds of Indo-Pacific fish. EXHIBITS There are five exhibits […]

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