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Old Red Museum

100 South Houston St, Dallas, TX 75202-3502
+1 214-571-1300
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US$ 119.99*
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Private 3-Hour Dallas Historical Tour with Local Guide
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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: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
100 South Houston St, Dallas, TX 75202-3502
Downtown Dallas
+1 214-571-1300
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice upstairs museum with a wonderful history of downtown Dallas. This is a great stop in for history buffs and people interested in older architectural buildings still appreciated and utilized today. This is a short walk from the West End area and just across from...More

Thank yWould-I-Lie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting museum, and lovely and warm on a winter's day. Highlight was seeing the handcuffs Oswald was wearing the day he was shot.

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For those who are curious of Dallas history, this is the place to go. I liked those short documentary films in 3 sections out of 4. Reasonable ticket price

Thank Badr A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to know more about the history of the city, then this is a must. The building looks impressive from the outside, is not too far from the 6th Floor Museum and inside, you can see a very nice iron staircase. Maybe the...More

Thank maartenw2016
Reviewed 3 December 2017

As museum's go, it is great, but there is so much detail about ever aspect of Dallas history that it overwhelmed me a bit. I browsed mostly and cherry picked a few things to look at in more detail. There is certainly everything here you...More

1  Thank Andrew Q
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We made a quick stop during a Segway tour and took a few photos, the staff was very nice to direct us to the restrooms which were very nice. The architecture inside and out was lovely, if I’m ever back in the area for a...More

1  Thank Lori B
Reviewed 11 October 2017

You can't miss the Old Red museum. It's the old court house and is a beautiful building that looks as if it belongs somewhere else rather than Dallas city centre! This is a great museum as it gives you a real insight into how the...More

Thank jgalwaysonholiday
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The history and and the marking of this building is awesome, beautiful place just a block from dealey plaza is a musseum, go

Thank richard m
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This building is a gem in the city and gives you a nice amount of history that can be entertaining and informative.

Thank viajeromundial2015
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Visited the museum to learn more about Dallas. I was very impressed with the breath of information that is on display. You can learn all about the history of Dallas from it's formation to present day. The video shows were particularly impressive. At only $10...More

Thank mark572015
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27 August 2017|
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Response from T6731MAluiss | Reviewed this property |
the museum has a fee of 10 usd, but it is worth visiting the museum, the location is wonderful.
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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