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Old Red Museum

100 South Houston St, Dallas, TX 75202-3502
+1 214-571-1300
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Cool visitors center with lots of maps and a cool visit dallas sign. Great photo app!

Cool visitors center. Be sure to get a picture at the Visit Dallas sign. Lots of brochures and maps... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Impressive Architecture, Beautiful Building

The two of us were so impressed by the outside of the Old Red Museum. If you're visiting Dallas and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Beaufort, South Carolina
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Dedicated to the cultural, economic, political and social history of Dallas County, this museum is housed in the beautifully Old Red Courthouse.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
100 South Houston St, Dallas, TX 75202-3502
Downtown Dallas
+1 214-571-1300
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Cool visitors center. Be sure to get a picture at the Visit Dallas sign. Lots of brochures and maps there also!

Thank vajoefisher
Reviewed 4 days ago

The two of us were so impressed by the outside of the Old Red Museum. If you're visiting Dallas and you enjoy architecture, it is definitely worth seeing it in person! If you're a history buff, we heard there is tons of great info on...More

Thank TheLillsdotcom
Reviewed 6 days ago

lots of interesting items inside. steet parking meters only allow 2 hours so don't dawdle. you can see it in that but it will feel a bit rushed. park in the garage or somewhere you don't have to rush. we did not get to view...More

Thank Dave_Scott1234
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always wanted to see this museum. The outside is absolutely gorgeous! The inside was well done, but the museum is only on one floor of the building. It was definitely lacking in quantity for the $10 per person entry fee.

Thank Sunshinecop67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful red building opposite Deeley Plaza which contains all the history and information you could possibly want on Dallas and the surrounding suburbs. I think it is slightly overlooked due to some other attractions close by which is a shame as the sheer volume of...More

1  Thank AnselmColom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old Red Museum's building is the best and most attractive building in the area. Though Museum is small but outer structure of building is the main attraction which pulls every tourist towards it.

1  Thank Kausar W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The building is absolutely beautiful so I was drawn into it. The museum was informational but not too overall thrilling. Gave good information on the history of Dallas but let's be honest - how thrilling is a town that is only truly known for an...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you decide to spend the whole day in this area. I think 30 min of your time will be enough to this little museum.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped in as it was really hot outside. Spent about 2 hours in the musuem which gives a good overview of Dallas Area.

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Dallas Old Red Museum. I live less than 2 miles from this and Dealy Plaza area so I ventured out with 35mm lens and captured these shots. Enjoy.

Thank W9366VFrandys
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1 September 2016|
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Response from DANA W | Reviewed this property |
•The Museum is open 9:00 am to 5:00 pm daily as of Sep 2016. •General admission: $8 •Senior/Student admission: $6 •Children (ages 3-16): $5 •Children under age 3: Free •Old Red Members: Free with proof of membership •Sunday... More