In July 1872, the Houston & Texas Central Railroad arrived in downtown, attracting manufacturing companies whose warehouses defined the architecture of the West End; that architecture is still intact for locals and tourists to enjoy today.
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Whether you’re a local looking for fun things to do in Downtown Dallas or a visitor wanting to experience the best of the Big D, the West End Historic District is the ultimate destination. Located in the northwest corridor of Downtown Dallas Texas, our 67.5 acres district is full of restaurants, shops, museums, and entertainment. Our streets combine historic charm with modern elements and an authentic atmosphere to provide you with an experience unlike any other. From world-famous attractions like the Dallas World Aquarium and the John F. Kennedy Memorial to gourmet wild game dinners and horse drawn carriage tours, no one does Dallas like we do.
Valentine’s Day Weekend in Downtown Dallas: Five Last Minute Ideas You Haven’t ConsideredWhether you’re looking to have a fresh, fun and modern Valentine’s Day Weekend, bring back some old-school romance with your long-time love, entertain frivolous fun with friends, or celebrate the anti-Valentine’s Day, the West End Historic District and surrounding downtown districts offer you options for everyone all weekend long. From starry-eyed lovers to crotchety curmudgeons, […] Read More
RJ Mexican Cuisine Reopens in the West End to Stay!On January 11, 2016, RJ Mexican Cuisine re-opened its doors in the historic West End district. It’s a new year and with that comes a new look and a few new concepts like a tequila lounge, an expanded private dining room, and an all-around modern look and feel. In total, the renovations added 1,100 square […] Read More
The West End offers a collection of businesses, restaurants, attractions, and shops. Explore our directory and plan your visit.
The brand new apartments in Dallas West End, 555 Ross Avenue Apartments, open March 1, 2016. Location: 1777 N Record St, Dallas, TX 75202 To schedule a tour, call 214-360-7349 or visit the 555 Ross Avenue Apartments Listing.
The 6th annual Dallas Margarita Meltdown is May 29th, 4pm-10pm in the Dallas West End Forty restaurants will compete for the title “Best Margarita in DFW”. You taste. You sample. You play judge and vote for your favorite margarita. Forty of the best margaritas from the DFW area will be at one location. A Dippin […]
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