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Museums of Dallas

Museums of Dallas

In a time when traveling is not as much of an option as it used to be, we find that the desire to get out and see and learn new things is still on the top of many minds.

PMI Alliance is more than an HOA manager, we are a community business. We understand that COVID-19 has been tough on our community so we have compiled a list of fun places to go within the Dallas area. These locales may not be what you expect from your HOA manager, but they are sure to keep you entertained during these challenging times.

Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza (411 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75202-3301)

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza is the exact location from which President John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963. It is one of Texas’s most visited historic sites. The museum is located in the Dallas County Administration Building, which was called the Texas School Book Depository at the time of John F. Kennedy’s death. On the sixth floor of the building, the museum celebrates the life and legacy of John F. Kennedy as well as details of his last moments as his motorcade rolled through Dealey Plaza.

The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum (2943 Smu Blvd, Dallas, TX 75205-2563)

The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum is America’s 13th presidential library. It chronicles the eight years that George W. Bush was in the presidency. The site of the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum also houses the George W. Bush Policy Institute and the offices of the George W. Bush Foundation. Together they are referred to as the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

Perot Museum of Nature and Science (2201 N Field St, Dallas, TX 75201-1704)

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science is a two-campus museum locally called the Perot Museum. The main campus is located at Victory Park and a secondary campus is located at Fair Park. The Perot Museum of Nature and Science was founded by Ross Perot, the billionaire and philanthropist who ran for office twice as a third-party candidate.

Dallas Museum of Art (1717 N Harwood St, Dallas, TX 75201-2398)

The Dallas Museum of Art is known for its wide variety of exhibitions and wonderful education programs. The museum has 24,000 different items in its collection. They range from present-day creations all the way back to the third millennium BC. The Dallas Museum of Art has a library connected to it that is utilized by curators and art patrons alike. Started in 1903 by the Dallas Art Association, the museum is the largest in the United States based on size alone, offering just shy of 160,000 square feet of space.

Frontiers of Flight Museum (6911 Lemmon Ave, Dallas, TX 75209-3603)

The Frontiers of Flight Museum is an aerospace museum located at Dallas Love Field, which was the main airport in Dallas until the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport was built in 1974. The museum memorializes the pioneers of flight in the early 1900s, through the creations of World War II, all the way up to the jets and rockets of modern-day society. Exhibits include many vehicles of flight and space exploration over the years.

We may be your trusted, local HOA manager but we do know how to have a good time! You do not have to leave the comfort of Dallas in order to have a fun vacation-like experience. Believe us when we say these staycation ideas are a great way to have fun with the whole family.