2-3 Hour Itinerary
The Dallas Arts District
Take just a two-block stroll from the Fairmont to the Dallas Museum of Art and tour the exciting permanent collections of one of America’s finest repositories of fine art. Then try lunch at the Wolfgang Puck Restaurant in the neighboring Nasher Sculpture Center and view the world famous collection of modern sculptures. Finish your art experience with afternoon tea and a stroll through the Crow Collection of Asian Art.
Historic West End
Experience the Sixth Floor Museum including Dealey Plaza and the infamous Texas School Book Depository, site of the JFK assassination followed by a true Texas-style lunch at the Y.O. Ranch Steakhouse featuring wild game and barbecue. After lunch, shop for Lone Star clothing and souvenirs at Wild West Outfitters.
Antiquing in Forney
Just ten miles south of downtown Dallas, check out dozens of dealers offering every style of furniture, accessories and special Texan merchandise in the quaint town of Forney.
Shopping at West Village
Catch the McKinney Avenue Trolley for a short ride through Dallas’ Uptown neighborhood to The West Village. Check out dozens of stores like Polo/Ralph Lauren, Brooks Brothers, Cowboy Cool and many more. Lunch at one of the many unique restaurants like Mi Cocina for authentic Tex Mex; Tom Tom Noodle House for Asian specialites; or Ferre for an upscale Italian lunch. Add a movie at The Magnolia, a five-theatre complex offering the latest independent and art films.