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Old Red Museum

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100 South Houston St, Dallas, TX 75202-3502
+1 214-571-1300
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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%
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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 August 17, 2017

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

Thank vajoefisher
Reviewed August 16, 2017

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 August 14, 2017

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 August 11, 2017

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 August 6, 2017 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

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Reviewed August 3, 2017 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 July 29, 2017

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 July 28, 2017

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 July 16, 2017

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 July 13, 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.

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August 27, 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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September 1, 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