Best gardens in Dallas

Check out the top gardens in Dallas, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens
1. The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens
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207 local reviews
8525 Garland Rd, Dallas
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 214-515-6615
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Laura
The drive is worth it! Spend the day walking around. People travel miles and miles to visit this location. …
Verlean
Arguably one of the most enchanting as well as most visited botanical gardens in the country, welcoming nearly…
Debi
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden is a world-class, 66-acre urban oasis attracts over one million visitors…
1. The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens
1. The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens
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207 local reviews
8525 Garland Rd, Dallas
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 214-515-6615
Laura
Laura
The drive is worth it! Spend the day walking around. People travel miles and miles to visit this location. They have specials every day…
Verlean
Verlean
Arguably one of the most enchanting as well as most visited botanical gardens in the country, welcoming nearly a million visitors to its…
Debi
Debi
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden is a world-class, 66-acre urban oasis attracts over one million visitors annually. Featuring 19 finely…
2. Nasher Sculpture Center
2. Nasher Sculpture Center
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88 local reviews
2001 Flora St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 214-242-5100
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Robert
The Nasher is fairly small museum with contemporary exhibitions. That and they have a very impressive private…
Tonia
Sculpture museum in the heart of the Arts District. The third Friday of each month they have free exhibits…
David
Nasher Sculpture Center is home to more than 300 sculptures, including works by modern talents such as Rodin,…
2. Nasher Sculpture Center
2. Nasher Sculpture Center
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88 local reviews
2001 Flora St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 214-242-5100
Robert
Robert
The Nasher is fairly small museum with contemporary exhibitions. That and they have a very impressive private collection as well, not to…
Tonia
Tonia
Sculpture museum in the heart of the Arts District. The third Friday of each month they have free exhibits until midnight as part of 'Til…
David
David
Nasher Sculpture Center is home to more than 300 sculptures, including works by modern talents such as Rodin, Calder, de Kooning, Matisse,…
3. Katy Trail Ice House
3. Katy Trail Ice House
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112 local reviews
3127 Routh St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 214-468-0600
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Pau And Tram
The Ice House is an Austin style beer garden and restaurant, located in the heart of uptown Dallas on the Katy…
Katie
The Ice House is an Austin style beer garden and restaurant located on the Katy Trail walking trail. A fun…
Nicole & Brandon
The Ice House is an Austin style beer garden and restaurant located in the heart of uptown Dallas on the Katy…
3. Katy Trail Ice House
3. Katy Trail Ice House
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112 local reviews
3127 Routh St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 214-468-0600
Pau And Tram
Pau And Tram
The Ice House is an Austin style beer garden and restaurant, located in the heart of uptown Dallas on the Katy Trail. A 50 foot long bar…
Katie
Katie
The Ice House is an Austin style beer garden and restaurant located on the Katy Trail walking trail. A fun place to stop by after a long…
Nicole & Brandon
Nicole & Brandon
The Ice House is an Austin style beer garden and restaurant located in the heart of uptown Dallas on the Katy Trail that has the best patio…
4. Garden Cafe
4. Garden Cafe
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29 local reviews
5310 Junius St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+1 214-887-8330
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Ronny
Southern-style breakfast, brunch, and lunch fare. Everything is made from scratch with fresh ingredients. We…
Joel
Garden Cafe dishes up extremely locally sourced (like, backyard-garden-to-fork local) bites cafe on Junius in…
Andrew
Neighborhood Cafe accross from a local payground. Farm to Market fair that makes use of their own private…
4. Garden Cafe
4. Garden Cafe
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29 local reviews
5310 Junius St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+1 214-887-8330
Ronny
Ronny
Southern-style breakfast, brunch, and lunch fare. Everything is made from scratch with fresh ingredients. We even source many of our herbs…
Joel
Joel
Garden Cafe dishes up extremely locally sourced (like, backyard-garden-to-fork local) bites cafe on Junius in East Dallas. Ferociously loyal…
Andrew
Andrew
Neighborhood Cafe accross from a local payground. Farm to Market fair that makes use of their own private garden on site. Great for a late…
5. Klyde Warren Park
5. Klyde Warren Park
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327 local reviews
2012 Woodall Rodgers Fwy, Dallas
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
+1 214-716-4500
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Cynthia
Unique Park located in the heart of downtown Dallas. Great place for families, pets (dogs of course), and…
Brian
Klyde Warren Park is a 5.2-acre public park in Downtown Dallas, offering a mix of active and passive spaces,…
Brooke
The urban green space across from the Arts District It features areas for chess, yoga and other activities…
5. Klyde Warren Park
5. Klyde Warren Park
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327 local reviews
2012 Woodall Rodgers Fwy, Dallas
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
+1 214-716-4500
Cynthia
Cynthia
Unique Park located in the heart of downtown Dallas. Great place for families, pets (dogs of course), and just to people watch. It is…
Brian
Brian
Klyde Warren Park is a 5.2-acre public park in Downtown Dallas, offering a mix of active and passive spaces, which include a children’s…
Brooke
Brooke
The urban green space across from the Arts District It features areas for chess, yoga and other activities. For more greenery, head to the…
6. Truck Yard
6. Truck Yard
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109 local reviews
5624 Sears St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 469-500-0139
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Katy And Mehdi
A beer garden so laid-back it evokes the A-word (as in, “Austin-esque”), Truck Yard features a rotating cast…
Cat
A come-as-you-are beer garden and adult playground. Very cool atmosphere with a treehouse bar and live music.
Johan
Beer Garden with three different Food Trucks every day. Great PhillyCheeseSteaks.
6. Truck Yard
6. Truck Yard
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109 local reviews
5624 Sears St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 469-500-0139
Katy And Mehdi
Katy And Mehdi
A beer garden so laid-back it evokes the A-word (as in, “Austin-esque”), Truck Yard features a rotating cast of food trucks, three bars (one…
Cat
Cat
A come-as-you-are beer garden and adult playground. Very cool atmosphere with a treehouse bar and live music.
Johan
Johan
Beer Garden with three different Food Trucks every day. Great PhillyCheeseSteaks.
7. Dallas Museum Of Art
7. Dallas Museum Of Art
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230 local reviews
1717 N Harwood St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 214-922-1200
Art galleryMuseumPoint of interest
Sean
Can't say enough about the quality and quantity of exhibits that are completely free. Beautiful sculpture…
Robert
The Dallas Museum of Art has an expansive collection, ranging from ancient carpets to Frida Khalos, massive…
Kayla
Impressive Modern Art Museum and other types including sculpture garden. Be sure and check out Friday night at…
7. Dallas Museum Of Art
7. Dallas Museum Of Art
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230 local reviews
1717 N Harwood St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 214-922-1200
Sean
Sean
Can't say enough about the quality and quantity of exhibits that are completely free. Beautiful sculpture gardens interspersed between…
Robert
Robert
The Dallas Museum of Art has an expansive collection, ranging from ancient carpets to Frida Khalos, massive garden sculptures to obscure…
Kayla
Kayla
Impressive Modern Art Museum and other types including sculpture garden. Be sure and check out Friday night at the museum- it stays open…
8. Arts District
8. Arts District
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46 local reviews
Arts District, Dallas
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Margaret
Opera, small theater, Broadway theater, Chamber music, Orchestra music, Art museum, Sculpture garden, Asian…
Jonathan
Free to enter Dallas Museum of Art, Nasher Sculpture Garden, Winspear opera house, AT&T Performing Art Center,…
Joe
World renowned museums, sculpture gardens, and music halls.
8. Arts District
8. Arts District
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46 local reviews
Arts District, Dallas
Margaret
Margaret
Opera, small theater, Broadway theater, Chamber music, Orchestra music, Art museum, Sculpture garden, Asian art museum, restaurants ... -…
Jonathan
Jonathan
Free to enter Dallas Museum of Art, Nasher Sculpture Garden, Winspear opera house, AT&T Performing Art Center, and much more!
Joe
Joe
World renowned museums, sculpture gardens, and music halls.
9. Kalachandji's
9. Kalachandji's
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17 local reviews
5430 Gurley Avenue, Dallas
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 214-821-1048
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Lin & Rick
Great vegetarian Indian food in a remarkable setting: part garden, part Hare Krishna temple. They don't try…
Sarah
This is an amazing vegetarian Indian buffet with garden courtyard seating within an exotic Hare Krishna…
9. Kalachandji's
9. Kalachandji's
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17 local reviews
5430 Gurley Avenue, Dallas
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 214-821-1048
Lin & Rick
Lin & Rick
Great vegetarian Indian food in a remarkable setting: part garden, part Hare Krishna temple. They don't try to convert you, they just feed…
Sarah
Sarah
This is an amazing vegetarian Indian buffet with garden courtyard seating within an exotic Hare Krishna temple. You will never find anything…
10. South Dallas/Fair Park
10. South Dallas/Fair Park
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32 local reviews
South Dallas/Fair Park, Dallas
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Andrew
Home of the Texas State Fair (largest state fair in the US) plus the park was transformed from an early…
Missy
During the fall, you won't want to miss the Texas State Fair at Fair Park. Anytime you can visit the Texas…
Carmen
Largest collection of Art Deco buildings in the US. Museums, gardens, Music Hall shows, walking.
10. South Dallas/Fair Park
10. South Dallas/Fair Park
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32 local reviews
South Dallas/Fair Park, Dallas
Andrew
Andrew
Home of the Texas State Fair (largest state fair in the US) plus the park was transformed from an early 20th-century fairground into an Art…
Missy
Missy
During the fall, you won't want to miss the Texas State Fair at Fair Park. Anytime you can visit the Texas Discovery Gardens, an awesome…
Carmen
Carmen
Largest collection of Art Deco buildings in the US. Museums, gardens, Music Hall shows, walking.
11. Texas Discovery Gardens
11. Texas Discovery Gardens
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3 local reviews
3601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Dallas
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
(214) 428-7476
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Robert
By far the best thing about the Discovery Gardens is the butterfly house. Two stories of green house filled…
Cassie
Fair Park public garden teaches nature conservation with events & exhibits like the butterfly house.
11. Texas Discovery Gardens
11. Texas Discovery Gardens
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3 local reviews
3601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Dallas
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
(214) 428-7476
Robert
Robert
By far the best thing about the Discovery Gardens is the butterfly house. Two stories of green house filled with lush plants, humid jungle…
Cassie
Cassie
Fair Park public garden teaches nature conservation with events & exhibits like the butterfly house.
12. Dot's Hop House & Cocktail Courtyard
12. Dot's Hop House & Cocktail Courtyard
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11 local reviews
2645 Commerce St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 214-230-3687
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Andrew
Bar with a very large beer garden. Located in the thriving nightlife district of Deep Ellum. Good place to…
Joe
Great beer garden with literally "99 beers on the wall", plus a few TVs and a huge courtyard.
12. Dot's Hop House & Cocktail Courtyard
12. Dot's Hop House & Cocktail Courtyard
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11 local reviews
2645 Commerce St, Dallas
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 214-230-3687
Andrew
Andrew
Bar with a very large beer garden. Located in the thriving nightlife district of Deep Ellum. Good place to start the night or for day…
Joe
Joe
Great beer garden with literally "99 beers on the wall", plus a few TVs and a huge courtyard.