Dallas is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Dallas one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Dallas is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Dallas or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Dallas. Explore the historical monuments of Dallas with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Dallas guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Dallas page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Dallas.
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Main Street and Market Street, Dallas, TX 75202 (Downtown Dallas)
12:00 pm - 06:00 pm
If you walk a block down from the Dealey Plaza, you’ll come across a beautiful tribute dedicated to the 35th President of the United States, John Fitzgerald Kennedy. After his assassination in 1963, a memorial was erected for him in1970 along the lines of an open tomb. The memorial is elegantly designed with JFK’s name etched in gold on...
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Corner of Griffin and Young Street, Dallas, TX 75201
As you walk to the intersection of Young and Griffin streets, brace yourself for the biggest bronze monument to ever grace this planet. It wouldn’t be fair to call Texas a cowboy state, if there wasn’t a monument or the likes to show the settlers coming into Dallas. The Pioneer Plaza attempts to pay a tribute to the city’s cowboy ...
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500 Main Street, Dallas, TX 75202 (Downtown Dallas)
One of the many mysteries that go unsolved is the second gunman on the Grassy Knoll. Right opposite the Dealey Plaza, the place from where Lee Harvey Oswald fired a round of shots on JFK’s motorcade is a small hillock which has been immortalized in history as the Grassy Knoll. According to the police, during their investigation, they came acr...
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: Along Swiss Ave. between La Vista Dr. and Fitzhugh Ave, Northeast of downtown, Dallas, TX 75204 (East Dallas)
The Swiss Avenue, a recognized Dallas Historic District, is a neighborhood featuring a variety of over 200 restored elegant residences. Back in the day, Dallas’ elite used to reside in these houses; they relocated further east at the turn of the 20th century. The styles of Architecture varied from house to house, be it Tudor, Spanish, Colonia...