- TripBuzz found 381 things to do with kids in or near Richardson, Texas, including 360 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Dallas, Irving, Frisco and Plano.
- From Crowley Park to Heights Family Aquatic Center, the Richardson area offers 92 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Theaters, Movie Theaters and Bowling.
- An upscale community, Richardson is an outlining suburb of Dallas. Home to many businesses, some residents commute to Dallas while others work right in Richardson. The city also features an historic downtown district with quaint retail shops and several ethnic restaurants. Finally, a performing arts center provides for live entertainment including theater and musical concerts.
The history of Ellis County is on display at the Ellis County Museum. Various time periods are represented through collections of items including silk and ivory fans, ivory pitchers and more. Housed in an 1889 structure, the museum is open daily.
Waxahachie's Ellis County Courthouse is a historic building that is the result of a combination of architectural sensibilities and styles. The courthouse features sculptures of faces with unique and intriguing stories behind them.
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1600 Gendy St., Fort Worth, TX 76107 MoreLess Info
First opened in 1954, the Fort Worth Museum of Science & History, engages its visitors in an interactive learning experience. Featuring a variety of permanent exhibits, such as the dinosaur collection, planetarium, and childrens section.
Log Cabin Village is a living history museum housed in seven cabins and a one-room schoolhouse circa the mid-1800s that were relocated to their present site and restored. Learn about 19th Century frontier history with a guided tour.
Fort Worth's Omni Theater offers a distinctive movie watching experience. The theater features a huge IMAX screen with a 180 degree screen, and screens a variety of films, including documentaries and popular releases.
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2800 South University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76129 MoreLess Info
Texas Christian University is a research institution that offers a variety of programs for students interested in receiving a Bachelor's, Master's, or doctorate degree. The institution's athletic programs participate in the Big 12 conference.
Within a 30-acre park, Burger's Lake features a one acre spring-fed lake for swimming. The facilities at the site include two sandy beaches, a complete staff of certified life guards, over 300 picnic tables, a 20-foot slide, and six diving boards.
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2511 Farm to Market 66, Waxahachie, TX 75167 MoreLess Info
An October experience, Screams Halloween Theme Park contains five different haunted houses to keep visitors busy and frightened for a few hours. They serve alcohol and food, and occasionally screen movies and have karaoke nights.
Providing dirt bike classes and racing, the Burleson Motorcross is a favorite destination for motorcycling enthusiasts. Racing is regularly featured at the dirt-bike and motor cycling site, with races beginning in the morning at around 9:00 a.m.