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Mar 13, 2018

Student Travel in Dallas TX

Kids or teens alike, are always curious about the world around them. Beyond the historical and art museums, the third largest city in Lone Star State has some of the best outdoor attractions in the country. The attractions range from renowned national theme parks to scenic hiking trails. Students, teachers, and parents will also get to learn about the growing of blooming cotton, the development of Dallas as Texas’ central economic hub and enjoy the authentic Dallas-only lifestyle. You’ll never get enough of the splendid Southern hospitality and the pioneering spirit that remains ingrained in today’s local culture.

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Quenching The Thirsty, Inquisitive Minds of Students with Info

Dallas offers a nice mix of modern, old and traditional everywhere you turn. There's much to see, experience and learn! Discovering Dallas often involves taking on exhilarating Broadway shows and children’s showcases, taking strolls along the winding walkways of peaceful parks, bringing the kids to a bustling downtown zoo, or challenging friends and family to games like ice-skating, laser tag, go-karting and paintball. For older kids or students, expand their curious minds with trips to excellent, world-class museums like:-
  1. Perot Museum of Nature and Science
    2201 N Field St, Dallas, TX 75201
    (214) 428 5555
  2. The Sixth Floor Museum
    411 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75202
    (214) 747 6660
  3. Dallas Holocaust Museum
    211 N Record St #100, Dallas, TX 75202
    ( 214) 741 7500
  4. African American Museum
    3536 Grand Ave, Dallas, TX 75210
    +1 214-565-9026
  5. George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum
    2943 SMU Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75205
    +1 214-200-4300

Epic Medieval Battles and Bites

Texas also boasts of extra-large sized recreational parks, sports and athletic fields, ponds and lakes, golf courses, biking and jogging paths as well as peaceful picnic areas. Before delving into their own adventures, the students will love a live show held at the Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament. Actors and actresses, all dressed up in their medieval time's costumes, wigs, and garbs, would jostle around, jousting and gallantly displaying refined horsemanship and falconry. As breathtakingly entertaining as the shows are, they are popular for couples, groups, and foodies too. As the knights mightily knock each other off their horses, you’ll be feasting on some of the most delicate delicacies of Dallas.

Roller Coaster Rides, Forest Adventures, and Wild Explorations

The world’s very first regional theme park, Six Flags Over Texas, located at 2201 E Road to Six Flags St, Arlington, is a 212-acre theme park which offers everything from thrill rides, family rides, kiddie rides to entertainment that are designed for patrons of all ages.  The kids are going to be stoked with thrill rides like BATMAN The Ride, Dive Bomber Alley, Gunslinger, JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis; not to mention entertainment like Six Flags Karaoke & Stars, Spring Break Feature and the Looney Tunes Party Rockin' Dance Party. You can be sure that everyone in your group will have roaring good fun all day long!

Alternatively, there are zip lines at the 7-acres Trinity Forest Adventure Park, laser tag and go-karts at Adventure Landing Dallas along Coit Road, or you can get in touch with DFW Adventure Park by calling 817-854-0085 for ATV rides, paintball and laser tag group package buys. If all that sounds a little bit like a maelstrom, bring the Dallas charter bus to the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens’ Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden where there are slower-paced interactive exhibits, a canopy walk, a mind-boggling exploration center and a 500-foot trail.

  1. Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
    2021 N Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX 75207
    (888) 935-6878
  2. Six Flags Over Texas
    1800 E Lamar Blvd,Arlington, TX 76006
    (817) 265-3356
  3. Trinity Forest Adventure Park
    1820 Dowdy Ferry Rd, Dallas, TX 75217
    (214) 391-1000
  4. Adventure Landing Dallas
    17717 Coit Rd, Dallas, TX 75252
    (972) 248-4653
  5. DFW Adventure Park
    13055 Cleveland Gibbs Rd, Northlake, TX 76262
    (817) 854-0085
  6. Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
    8525 Garland Rd, Dallas, TX 75218
    (214) 515-6615

Just For The Little Ones

While older kids will revel in adventure-filled attractions, scream-inducing rides, and educational science museums, little kids under the age of 12 or 10 may need a different itinerary. Check out the amazing learning adventure offered by the renowned Dallas Zoo which is a 100-acre zoo located approximately 3 miles south of Dallas, or the family-friendly Shenaniganz Entertainment Center which has something for both kids and adults alike. There’s also a jump zone for toddlers. Let the kids loose while they challenge their friends to games like bowling, go-karts and mini golf while the adults can hang around the sports bar with an ice cold beer!

For birthdays, rent a charter bus and bring the kids to Safari Run less than half hour away. There's also a multi-story butterfly park, a sculpture garden and a series of thought-provoking exhibits at Texas Discovery Gardens. During summer, you’re in luck because that’s when Dallas gives its residents and visitors a taste of Broadway. A host of diverse programs are brought to Fair Park music hall where you'll get the chance to enjoy renowned shows like Lion King, Anastasia, elf, Aladdin, and many more! And if the kids are still full of energy, bring the charter bus to Jumpstreet Indoor Trampoline Park! Let them bounce off the walls - if they’re not already doing that in the hotel, museums and on the charter bus - and let them release for their energy with basketball games and the obstacle courses.
  1. Dallas Zoo
    650 South R L Thornton Freeway, Dallas, TX 75203
  2. Shenaniganz Entertainment Center
    1290 E Interstate 30, Rockwall, TX 75087
    (972) 722 1133
  3. Safari Run
    2300 Coit Rd, Ste 300, Plano, TX 75075
    (469) 814 9486
  4. Texas Discovery Gardens
    3601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Dallas, TX 75210
    (214) 428 7476
  5. Dallas Summer Musicals
    909 1st Avenue, Dallas, TX 75210
    (866) 276 4884
  6. Jumpstreet Dallas
    11250 N Central Expy, Dallas, TX 75243
    (972) 349 6999

Soaking In The Stunning Views at Reunion Tower GeO-Deck

You can finish your trip to Dallas with a stopover at the 470-feet tall GeO-Deck at Reunion Tower which is a downtown landmark location at the heart of the city. When night falls, everything seems to come alive with an out-of-this-world panoramic 360 degrees view of the city, and people would throng to its 2 on-site fine diners and gift shops after enjoying the stunning light show. Apart from sharing the educational history of Dallas with visitors and holding a series of well-known interactive exhibits like the Reunion Tower Constellation Project, it is a sure-fire winner as a selfie spot!
Reunion Tower
300 Reunion Blvd E, Dallas, TX 75207
(214) 712 7040
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