EXPLORE DALLAS ARTS & CULTURE WITH DISCOVERY TRAVEL EXPERIENCES
Dallas Wednesday, August 01, 2012
As the only hotel located in the heart of the Dallas Arts District, the largest contiguous urban arts center in the United States, The Fairmont Dallas is surrounded by prominent cultural institutions, museums and performance theaters. Visitors in search of world-class museums and iconic cultural institutions need look no further than the bustling urban metropolis of Dallas. With this in mind, The Fairmont Dallas now offers packages that are perfect for exploring the city’s sophisticated and rapidly growing arts and culture scenes.
The Fairmont Dallas invites guests to explore rainforest and marine wildlife with the Go Wild & Green Package. The magnificent adventure begins with a one-on-one lesson with the hotel’s Artist in Residence on how to photograph wildlife. Visit the Dallas World Aquarium, located only minutes from the hotel, and then celebrate the day of exploration with a Texas margarita amenity for two. A portion of package proceeds will benefit the Dallas World Aquarium’s conservation fund, which benefits wildlife habitat conservation efforts in Brazil, Costa Rica, Mexico, Panama, Peru and Venezuela. Guests arriving with hybrid or electric cars will receive complimentary overnight valet parking. Package includes two tickets to the Dallas World Aquarium. Rates start from $176 USD per night.
Guests are invited to immerse themselves in a weekend of culture with the Art Immersion Package apprentice trip. The experience begins with the “Art of Buying Art,” a one-hour private lesson on how to effectively purchase art, taught by an in-house gallery representative. Next, guests will spend time with the hotel’s Artist in Residence for a one-hour private lesson on the “Art of Making Art,” an opportunity to delve into the inner workings of a creative mastermind. Guests will savor an art-inspired dinner created by Executive Chef André Natera at The Pyramid Restaurant & Bar for the “Art of Culinary Arts,” complimented by wine pairings selected by the hotel’s expert sommelier from an award-winning selection. To complete the experience, guests will enjoy a leisurely stroll through downtown Dallas with PublicArtWalk, a self-guided tour of the city’s dynamic art. Guests will also receive an elegant coffee table book provided by the Nasher Sculpture Center as a reminder of the art-filled weekend. Package rates start from $429 USD per night.
The Discover Dallas Art Package includes a private lesson in the “Art of Making Art” with The Fairmont Dallas’ Artist-in-Residence and a lesson in the “Art of Buying Art” with an in-house gallery representative. Each 30-minute private lesson will offer guests the opportunity to learn insider tips and advice from The Fairmont Dallas’ expert art aficionados. Guests may explore the Dallas Arts District with two tickets to the Dallas Museum of Art and the Nasher Sculpture Center, both located only steps from the hotel. Package rates start from $150 USD per night.
ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, which will arrive in destinations as diverse as Jaipur, Kyiv and Manila in 2012, is a celebrated collection of more than 60 luxury properties around the globe, including Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel, The Plaza in New York, and Makkah Clock Royal Tower in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The luxury brand's distinctive hotels offer a sense of heritage and sophistication, warm, engaging service and culturally rich experiences. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also recognized internationally for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. Fairmont is owned by FRHI Holdings Limited, a leading global hotel company with over 100 hotels under the Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissôtel brands. The company also manages Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel branded luxury private residences club, whole-ownership residences and serviced residences properties. For more information or reservations, please call 1-800-441-1414 or visit fairmont.com.
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