Family activities in Dallas

May 26, 2010 at 12:29 a.m. ET

Dallas/Fort Worth offers a great range of all-day activities that are family-friendly and that your kids will enjoy experiencing over and over again. Amusement parks, train rides, and stock yards (complete with bull corralling) will allow your kids to have endless hours of enjoyment at various prices that will fit into your families budget. Add these places to your family's to-do list!


1Grapevine Vintage Railroad

Take a ride on this authentic 1930s locomotive -- and check out other train-themed excitement and events throughout the year.

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2Six Flags Hurricane Harbor

Everything is bigger in Texas -- including the water parks, like this one situated between Dallas and Fort Worth.

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3Six Flags Over Texas

Six Flags Over Texas offers more than a hundred rides spread over more than 100 acres. Get a Texas-sized helping of roller coasters and other thrill rides!

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