We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fountain Place

Neighborhood: Downtown Dallas
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 1445 Ross Ave, Suite 5100, Dallas, TX 75202
Phone Number: 214.855.7766
Website
Activities: People-watching
Description: Romantic area of 172 small water fountains and streams.

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 53 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 25
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Very nice fountains

The fountains are indeed very nice, specially the one that does the water play as if coordinated with music. Although it is listed as one of the places to visit in Dallas this is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
Aza B
,
Dallas, Texas

Similar Things to Do in Dallas

Add Photo Write a Review

53 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this attraction
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Grande Prairie, Canada
Level Contributor
69 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is directly behind Fairmont and the Starbucks. Very quiet pretty place with numerous different fountains. Definitely take a walk thru. Lots of benches to enjoy a book or your coffee.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dallas, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

The fountains are indeed very nice, specially the one that does the water play as if coordinated with music. Although it is listed as one of the places to visit in Dallas this is NOT a public place therefore visitors and site seekers should be advised that it is PRIVATE PROPERTY and visitors are not really welcomed.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
42 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We really enjoyed The Fountain Place! It was so relaxing hearing the water. It has so much to see with the fountains all around the building.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Okemos, Michigan
Level Contributor
1,041 reviews
400 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 321 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Stayed in the Dallas Fairmont Hotel for six nights. The Fountain Place is right next to the hotel. Had a chance to walk through the fountains in both day time and at night. Beautiful best describes watch you see and enjoy. If in Dallas take the time to visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States
Level Contributor
17 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

They really do things bigger in Texas. This is an amazing site but be sure to walk down and through all of the fountains. Very pretty but especially spectacular at night.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bronx, New York
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We visited this place on a Saturday evening. Sadly only the main fountain was in action on one side, and the flowing water on the other. All the other fountains were turned off. One area had been drained & was cordoned off. So we were definitely disappointed we didn't get to see this place in all its glory. The buildings... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Ada, Oklahoma
Level Contributor
20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I read about this on Trip Advisor and it wasn't on the top for places for us to visit. We had some extra time so we ran over to look at it. It took us a little bit to find it, but it's so gorgeous. If I lived in Dallas I would love to go there and read constantly. It's... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
New Braunfels, Texas
Level Contributor
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

From a distance, Fountain Place is a masterpiece. I.M. Pei designed this amazing beuilding to where the outline, or silhouette, is different from every single vantage point. It is, in my opinion, the greatest tower in Dallas' skyline. Reunion usually gets the nod from most, but that's because of novelty and flash, literally. The amazing thing is this cool, sharp,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Tampa, Florida
Level Contributor
324 reviews
89 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This is a pretty nice feature to do if it's on the way or in the area but I would not make a special trip. It's a great place to relax and take a break after a long walk out day of site seeing. You can complete the whole area in about 15/20 minutes. Of course if you want to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
35 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This place was very close to our hotel, so we swung by for a look. Very pretty, and worth the stop. If I lived or worked close I would eat lunch here every day!!! Just a small park area between some buildings, but very cool. I wouldn't make a long drive just for this though. Check out the rest of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Fountain Place also viewed

 

Been to Fountain Place? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Fountain Place

Address: Address: 1445 Ross Ave, Suite 5100, Dallas, TX 75202
Phone Number: 214.855.7766
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Downtown Dallas

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Fountain Place and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Fountain Place staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?