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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 yesterday

Even though there was a light rain we throughly enjoyed our time at the Arboretum. I was especially interested in seeing all the fall gourds and pumpkins. What a display! I saw several gourds and squash that I had not seen before. The rest of...More

Thank robertsl54
Reviewed yesterday

We liked this place. We find it beautiful and relaxing. I would recommend during the week or early morning hours.

Thank YvieJoseph
Reviewed 3 days ago

You can't walk a few feet without appreciating just how beautiful this place is. If I lived in the area I would buy an annual pass just for the peace it brings. I don't know why, but I expected the pumpkin village to be a...More

Thank Tayfam5
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We like this place. We find it relaxing. Nice people here, too. I would return if I had the opportunity.

Thank Elaine N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So my parents came to visit me from California and they normally do not experiance actual fall weather there, so I thought it would be q good idea to come here! We went during the day, on a weekday which was a perfect weather and...More

Thank Kizerkot9
Reviewed 5 days ago

We weren't sure what to expect, and were overwhelmed by the beauty of this place! Water features, flowers, pumpkins, tiny gardens - this is truly a treasure. We spent three hours here, and could have stayed all day and still not have seen every little...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been to the Arboretum several times (when I visit Dallas from London). My husband and I ALWAYS enjoy strolling through the gardens no matter what time of the year we go - even in the heat of summer. We especially enjoy it when...More

Thank ali1999london
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our grandbabes ages 2 and 4 enjoyed our outing to the “pumpkins” on Monday even though we hit a little rain. They had so much fun in the Peter Pan house and on the Pirate Ship. Hats off to whomever comes up with the annual...More

Thank JoInTexas
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gardens are beautiful. Relaxing. I would recommend during the week or early morning hours. Christmas is probably my favorite time to visit....

Thank Dina J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautifully decorated for the season. Give yourself plenty of time to tour the mansions and visit the Tasting Garden. We took lots of great photos and I highly recommend you stop in to witness the splendor! Stefanie

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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.
Deborah C
17 May 2018|
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Response from hallla | Reviewed this property |
Go early. Make it a day trip.