Visiting SAGU? Why not make a vacation out of it? The bustling DFW Metroplex is a short drive from the SAGU campus, and there's plenty to do with family or friends.

Whether you're checking out the brand new Perot Museum of Nature and Science or The Sixth Floor Museum remembering JFK, you're sure to have a great time in Dallas. Here are a few options, should you decide to extend your stay:

For general information about visiting Dallas:

Visit Dallas website

Dallas, Fort Worth & Beyond website

Popular Dallas Attractions:

Dallas Zoo

Texas Discovery Gardens

Dallas World Aquarium

Six Flags Over Texas

Reunion Tower w/Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck

Southfork Ranch

Medieval Times

Klyde Warren Park

Texas Motor Speedway

Fort Worth Stockyards

Shopping in Dallas:

North Park Center

Mockingbird Station

Dallas Galleria

Grand Prairie Premium Outlets

IKEA Frisco


Dallas Holocaust Museum

Perot Museum of Nature and Science

Dallas Museum of Art *free*

Nasher Sculpture Center

Ah, naturale:

Cedar Hill State Park

Dallas Arboretum

Cool Places to Stay:

Great Wolf Lodge (Grapevine area)

The Adolphus (Downtown Dallas)

The Westin Galleria (Attached to the Dallas Galleria Mall)

Hyatt Regency Dallas (Attached to Reunion Tower, Downtown Dallas)

Cool Off in Texas:

Hurricane Harbor Water Park

Hawaiian Falls Water Park

For the Sports Fans:

Dallas Cowboys Stadium

Texas Rangers Ballpark

Dallas Mavericks ** For discounted tickets to see the Mavericks, click here **

Admissions Staff Recommendations:

Jennifer AlgoodThe Pearl Cup coffee shop: It’s a relaxing atmosphere when you need to study or just want to hang out and have a cup of coffee alone or with friends.     

Olivia RiceiPic Movie Theater: The most luxurious movie experience you'll ever have!

Jarrod PaceTop Golf

Brent GwinMagic Time Machine restaurant: All the staff are dressed up like movie characters.

Renae JonesTwisted Root Burger: Best burgers in Dallas, and they make their own different types of root beer.

Eddie DavisSundance Square in Fort Worth

Peggy JonesFort Worth Water Gardens

Sara EscamillaBishop Arts DistrictOddfellows has the best breakfast & coffee, you can't go wrong eating dinner at any restaurant in this neighborhood, and check out Dude, Sweet Chocolate for unique handmade chocolate you will not find anywhere else.


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