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Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

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A nationally acclaimed 66 acre display garden features breathtaking floral displays all year long. Nestled on the shores of White Rock Lake, the Dallas Arboretum was named "One of the Most Breathtaking Gardens in the World" by Architectural Digest...more
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8525 Garland Road, Dallas, TX 75218-4335
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Reviewed 2 days ago

super beautiful places to share with your beloved,sources with many beautiful fish,that you relax in its movement by water racks,decoration of beautiful plants,the housyou become happy time seconds,it is a beautiful place .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vedado39
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went the Friday night after Thanksgiving, 2018 for their annual holiday lights display. The theme was The 12 Days of Christmas. It was spectacular! In addition to the incredible exhibits, they also had hot chocolate and adult beverage stations throughout the gardens. As you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MyHomeRemodeler
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place was on my bucket list and I absolutely enjoyed my visit. Will be back to visit with family.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mona-Lisa T
Reviewed 3 days ago

My friend has free admission to state parks and brought me here. Nice fall flowers and pumpkin festival last September. Nice view of the lake from the arboretum. Not too big and is walkable.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank terezitapgc
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a wonderful place to walk and take in Mother Nature and the beautiful flowers. There are a lot of places for great photo opportunities. It is a must see.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank hon4lin
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been going to the Arboretum for years and it never disappoints. From Cool Thursdays to the special events throughout the year - there is never a bad time to visit. With the parking garage across the street, parking is simplified! They kids area...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kay A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great to have a season pass which includes up to six guests and parking each time one uses it. Looking forward to tulips coming up soon.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paul D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn't expect much in early February but this place was beautiful. Pansies provided lots of color and the various shades of the lovely perennials added to that. So many people getting photos taken- each garden area provided a lovely backdrop. If it's this pretty in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful walk. Have gone to many city botanicals this is a gem. Would recommend to all who visit Dallas

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CathyScarsdaleNY
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Dallas Arboretum is always a beautiful place for a walk, to have great views of downtown and the White Rock lake. Lots of beautiful flowers and plants and trees. Early during the year, sometimes they have free admission. Many parts have shade, if it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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13 August 2018|
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Response from Allie D | Reviewed this property |
While there are food options inside the garden there are some great restaurantsaround too! Smokey Rose is a new BBQ joint that’s off to a great start, Barbec’s is an amazing local diner with biscuits and gravy that are not... More
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4 July 2018|
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Response from carterstac | Reviewed this property |
Not at the Arboretum, but at Fair Park, about four miles southeast. There are several fireworks displays visible from White Rock Lake Park, but they are several miles away.
17 May 2018|
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Response from hallla | Reviewed this property |
Go early. Make it a day trip.