Outdoor Adventures

Backyard Wildlife Resource Center

Indigenous Animals! Free Admission! Free Classes! Live Animal Encounters! Camps! Birthday Parties! Field Trips!

406 W Belt Line Rd, Cedar Hill, TX, 7510

469-643-6333

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Childen's Aquarium at Fair Park

The Children's Aquarium has been designed for the little ones in mind. With eye-level, interactive zones and exhibits, everyone can enjoy and lear

1462 First Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75210

469-554-7340

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Dallas World Aquarium

The adventure at The Dallas World Aquarium begins at the top of the rainforest exhibit, where exotic birds, can be seen.

Endangered animals, such as Orinoco crocodiles, Giant river otters, Antillean manatees and several species of monkeys are part of the many conservation projects./p>

The aquarium portion displays interesting marine life.

1801 N Griffin Street, Dallas, TX, 7520

214-720-2224

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Dallas Zoo

The Dallas Zoo is home to more than 2,000 animals. With new exhibits there's fun for the whole family./p>

650 South R L Thornton Freeway, Dallas, TX, 75203

469-554-7500s

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Texas Discovery Gardens

The education department at Texas Discovery Gardens is committed to providing quality, outdoor, and year-round educational opportunities

3601 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Dallas, TX, 75210

214-428-7476 ext 341

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Trinity River Audubon Center

Trinity River Audubon offers Visitors the opportunity to explore hands-on exhibits, nature viewing trails and the Children's Discovery Garden.

6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, TX, 75217

214-398-8722

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Lakeside Park Teddy Bear Sculpture Walk

The walking paths and numerous benches along the way are the perfect place for a leisurely stroll.

4601 Lakeside Drive, Dallas, TX, 75205

214-521-4161

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Dallas Sculpture Garden

Located in the heart of downtown is a free sculpture garden shaded by mature oaks and filled with pools of water and forceful waterfalls.

The large area is surrounded by 12-foot concrete walls draped in twisted ivy, so the traffic noise is muffled.

The sculptures placed throughout the garden are made of bronze, stone or wood, like the French Henri Laurens abstract bronze from 1937.

1717 N Harwood Street, Dallas, TX, 75201

214-922-1200

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Pioneer Plaza Cattle Drive

The Plaza commemorates Dallas’ beginnings by celebrating the trails that brought settlers to Dallas.

Other features of Pioneer Plaza include a waterfall, man-made cliffs, native plant life and the small historic details on the sculptures.

Each piece of bronze art was created by artist Robert Summers of Glen Rose, Texas.

650 S Griffin Street, Dallas, TX, 75202

214-953-1184

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Unitarian Universalist Church of Oak Cliff Labyrinth

The UU Church grounds contain several wooded areas.

A clearing in one provides just the right setting for a labyrinth, a circling pathway for walking meditation.

3839 W. Kiest Blvd, Dallas, TX, 75233

214-337-2429

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