Fair Park Holiday Museum Schedule
Fair Park’s participating museums will offer free or reduced admission at varying times on Saturday, November 26.
- African American Museum open with free admission from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Exhibitions on view will include Southern Journeys and Facing The Rising Sun – Freedman’s Cemetery.
- Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park open from 9 a.m. – 6:30 p.m., and regular admission will apply. Beginning at 4:30 p.m., the first 250 visitors will receive free admission. Highlights include eye-level, interactive zones and exhibits, aquatic friends from around the world, daily animal feeding demos and more. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for children (ages 3-11) and seniors (65+), and free for children 2 and under.
- Texas Museum of Automotive History open from 10 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. and will offer half-price admission ($5 for adults; $3.25 for seniors and students ages 12 – 17; $2.50 for children ages 2-11; and free for children under 2). The museum provides attendees with an overview of the history of the automobile from 1901 – 1984 and showcases the interaction between racing and commercial car development during that period.
- Hall of State open with free admission from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and will feature TEXAS!, a legendary exhibit that celebrates Texas’ 175th birthday and features artifacts from the Lone Star State’s rich history.
- Museum of Nature & Science opens from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. From 4 – 7 p.m., the Museum offers admission to the blockbuster exhibition Planet Shark: Predator or Prey and the Museum’s general exhibits at a reduced price of $13 per person. Regular general exhibit admission is $10 for adults 18-61; $9 for seniors 62+ and students 12-17; $7 for children 2-11; and free for children under 2 and MNS members of all ages. An additional charge will also apply for IMAX® and Planetarium shows.
- Texas Discovery Gardens open from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. and offers reduced admission of $3 per person. Activities include a butterfly release at noon, a holiday sale in the gift shop, and an art exhibition featuring fused glass and encaustic paintings by local artists Silvia Thornton and Anne Neal.
The City of Dallas charges $10 for parking within the gates of Fair Park. Parking available at Gates 2, 5 and 6.