Dallas Highlights & JFK Historical Combo Tour

Dallas Highlights & JFK Historical Combo Tour

We love Dallas and you will find out why on this exciting city tour! Join your Tour Guide and you’re off to enjoy the Highlights of Dallas. Learn about Dallas' history, art, architecture, sports and interesting neighborhoods!

Experience the JFK tragedy firsthand...your Tour Guide will lead you through the historic day as you follow the timeline of the assassination of President JFK. See photographs and maps to help you better understand the story.

Stop along the way for photos, in-depth information. An informative way to learn about Dallas and the JFK story.

* West End Historic District
* Dealey Plaza
* Pioneer Plaza
* Arts District
* MHH Bridge
* Highland Park & Turtle Creek
* Uptown
* AT&T Discovery District
* Reunion Tower
* Dealey Plaza
* Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
* Kennedy Memorial Plaza
* Police Headquarters, City Jail
* Trace Motorcade Route through Dallas
* Site of Officer J. D. Tippit's assassination
* Oswald's Boarding House
* Texas Theatre
* Police Memorial

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: West End Historic District, Dallas, TX 75202

Known for its rich history, the West End Historic District is listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. Learn about the Dallas Holocaust Museum, the Old Red Courthouse, Founders Plaza and the Dallas World Aquarium.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Omni Dallas Hotel, 555 S Lamar St, Dallas, TX 75202, USA

Stop by the Omni Dallas Hotel to see the Magnolia Pegasus, a restored Dallas icon, now mounted on an oil derrick, flying high and illuminated at night.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Pioneer Plaza, 1428 Young Streets, Dallas, TX 75202

Explore the spectacular Pioneer Plaza, a downtown park, which features a larger-than-life bronze sculpture of a cattle drive, with Texas Longhorn Steers being driven by skilled cowboys astride horses! Cross the stepping stones up to the top for the best views!

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Giant Eyeball, 1601 Main St, Dallas, TX 75201-4713

Enjoy a drive down Main Street and see "The Eyeball" an the eye-popping piece of public art!

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Klyde Warren Park, 1909 Woodall Rodgers Fwy, Dallas, TX 75201-2232

Located in the heart of Dallas, "Klyde Warren Park", serves as a "town square" and gathering place for locals and visitors. See the fountains, food trucks and locals enjoying fitness classes, kids on the playground and live music on the Pavillion.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge, Spur 366 over the Trinity River, Dallas, TX

Bridging the Trinity River, enjoy a drive across the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge to thriving west Dallas. Designed by the internationally renowned Spanish architect, Santiago Calatrava, the cable stay suspension bridge is a defining landmark on the Dallas skyline.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Perot Museum of Nature and Science, 2201 N Field St, Dallas, TX 75201-1704

Learn about the spectacular Perot Museum of Nature and Science. With 11 permanent exhibit halls, the Perot provides unforgettable experience for guests of all ages.

Pass By: American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Ave, Dallas, TX 75219-7601

Located within Victory Park, the American Airlines Center is home to the professional sports teams the NBA Dallas Mavericks and the NHL Dallas Stars. Victory Park is the entertainment epicenter of Dallas, boasting streets lined with restaurants, sidewalk cafes, sports bars and entertainment venues that surround the American Airlines Center.

Stop At: Dallas Arts District, Dallas, TX 75201

Nestled like a jewel in downtown, the Dallas Arts District is the largest arts district in the US. Learn about the Art Museums and Performing Arts venues. Stop for photos at the Hall Texas Sculpture Walk, a tranquil oasis in the heart of the Dallas Arts District. Learn about the nationally acclaimed Booker T. Washington High School for the Visual and Performing Arts. See the historic Belo Mansion and hear about the Mansion's ties to the infamous gangsters from Dallas, Bonnie & Clyde!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Lakeside Park, 4601 Lakeside Dr, Highland Park, TX 75205

Drive along scenic Turtle Creek to the exclusive neighborhood of Highland Park, passing stunning mansions and the much loved Teddy Bear sculptures. Learn about the neighborhoods ties to Beverly Hills!

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, 2943 Smu Blvd, Dallas, TX 75205-2563

Visit the campus of Southern Methodist University, home of the George W. Bush Presidential Library & Museum. Learn about the Center, which promotes a greater understanding of the American presidency.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: AT&T Discovery District, 208 S Akard St, Dallas, TX 75202-4206

Enjoy a visit to the AT&T Discover District. Take a selfie with Golden Boy (iconic, century-old statue), or relax by the fountains on the lawn. See the massive 104 ft tall Media Wall bringing digital art to life in staggering detail. Venture inside The Globe, an iconic nod to AT&T’s proud history.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Knox-Henderson, Dallas, TX 75205

See the vibrant Knox Street neighborhood, which has unique shopping and exciting dining scene and is located along the scenic Katy Trail green belt. Learn about the interesting history of the neighborhood from your Guide.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Reunion Tower, 300 Reunion Blvd E, Dallas, TX 75207-4409

Stop for photos of Reunion Tower, located in the heart of downtown Dallas. Learn about its attraction "the Geo-Deck at Reunion Tower", which offers visitors the only indoor/outdoor observation deck in the city with unique views of Dallas from 470 feet in the air! It has been a staple of the Dallas skyline since 1978.

Stop At: John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza, 646 Main Street, Dallas, TX 75202

Experience the JFK tragedy firsthand. This fascinating tour begins with a visit to the aesthetically simple, Kennedy Memorial; a thoughtful piece of art; the space is intended for reflection and remembrance.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District, 411 Elm Street, Dallas, TX 75202-3521

Visit Dealey Plaza; a public park in downtown Dallas and the site of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination. As you walk through Dealey Plaza with your Tour Guide, learn about the Presidential motorcade route and stop at the infamous Grassy Knoll, where bystanders heard gunshots. Learn about the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza (which commemorates the life and legacy of JFK); now located within the building. See the “corner window” used by the alleged assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald. Hear details of key evidence, the Warren Commission Report, the role of the Secret Service Agents, eyewitness accounts, the Zapruder film and discuss the conspiracy theories.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Turtle Creek Park, 3333 Turtle Creek Blvd, Dallas, TX 75219

Drive the route of the presidential motorcade as it left Dallas' Love Field Airport heading towards downtown. Learn about Kennedy's plans for his trip to Texas.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Main Street Garden, Main Street, Dallas, TX

top by Main Street Gardens to see the Old Municipal Building. In 1963, this was the home of the Dallas Police Headquarters and the Dallas city jail where Lee Harvey Oswald was held over the weekend. Your guide will cover the circumstances that lead to the shooting of Lee Harvey Oswald by nightclub owner, Jack Ruby.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: The Texas Theatre, 231 W Jefferson Blvd, Dallas, TX 75208-4510

Trace Lee Harvey Oswald's footsteps as he fled the Texas School Book Depository to the Dallas neighborhood of Oak Cliff. Stop by Oswald's boarding house that still stands today. Visit the corner of 10th and Patton St.; the site where Oswald fatally shot Dallas Police Officer J. D. Tippit. Follow the expected route Oswald took as he fled the scene, to the famous Texas Theatre, where he was captured and arrested after a struggle with the Dallas Police.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Dallas City Hall, 1500 Marilla St, Dallas, TX 75201-6318

Located adjacent to the Dallas City Hall is the Dallas Police Memorial; a tribute to all Dallas Police Officers slain in the line of duty. Look for the fallen J. D. Tippit's name on the Memorial.

Duration: 15 minutes



Informacion Adicional
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"



Hora de Inicio: 09:00 AM
Duración: 6 Hours
Lugar de comienzo: Starbucks, 100 Highland Park Village, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
Traveler pickup is offered
We offer hotel pickup within a 3 mile radius of downtown Dallas. Otherwise, tours depart from the Starbucks in Highland Park Village Shopping Center, 100 Highland Park Village Suite 101A, Dallas, TX 75205

Cancelaciones y devoluciones: All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Incluye

  • Hotel Pick-Up ONLY for properties within 3-miles of 100 S Houston St, Dallas TX, 75202
  • Transportation in Luxury Air Conditioned SUV

No Incluye

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch

Instalaciones


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