Friday, April 2, 2010

Arts District Architecture Walking Tour

Date: April 3, 2010
Time: 10:00 AM
Location:  The tour departs from the ceremonial entrance of the Dallas Museum of Art on Harwood.
Details: The Dallas Arts District and the Dallas Center for Architecture are proud to present an architecture walking tour of the largest urban arts district in the United States.

Our 90-minute architecture walking tour is led by a trained tour guide and will examine buildings from the 1890’s to the present day.  You will explore the architectural detail of the District as well as the institutions, individuals and visionaries who are a part of this fascinating story.
Tours are held on the first and third Saturdays of each month, beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the ceremonial entrance to the Dallas Museum of Art (Flora and Harwood).  The tour is held rain or shine.
  • $10.00 for adults
  • $8.00 for Dallas Arts District and AIA Dallas members
  • $5.00 for seniors 65 and over and students with valid ID’s
  • Children under 12 are free when accompanied by an adult
The tour lasts approximately one and a half hours. You may park either at the Dallas Museum of Art Parking Garage or at the Trammell Crow Center Parking Garage (entrance on Olive Street on weekends and pay the guard at the desk on the ground floor before you leave) or at a nearby surface lot or meter. This is an outdoor tour and includes both historical and architectural information about the venues and organizations in the Dallas Arts District. The tour does not include the interior of any of the buildings in the Dallas Arts District.
To make reservations, please register through PayPal here or e-mail if you would like to submit payment in the form of cash or check.  Reservations and payment must be made in advance.  Due to the necessity of scheduling docents, we are unfortunately unable to accommodate walk-ups.

For More Information

Contact Name: Dallas Center for Architecture
Email Address:
Phone Number: 214.742.3242

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