COVID-19 Update: Fair Park is open on non-State Fair of Texas event operating days from 6a - 7p (full update here). Please enter through gate 5. Visit this page for our full update on COVID-19 safety measures and precautions at Fair Park. No fishing is allowed in Leonhardt Lagoon. Restrooms are closed at this time. Feel free to ask us any questions here.

Fair Park Institution Reopenings -

The African American Museum and Texas Discovery Gardens have both reopened with limited capacity. All guests are required to wear a mask while inside each building. Visit (African American Museum) or (Texas Discovery Gardens) for more information. 

The African American Museum has reopened 

Fair Park Institution Closures - Children's Aquarium (website), Dos Equis Pavilion* (website), Hall of State (website), and Music Hall Box Office (website).

To help you enjoy your experience at Fair Park while maintaining social distance, one of Fair Park's resident institutions, Friends of Fair Park, has reintroduced their self-guided tour. There are over 40 locations of interest to learn about as you enjoy your time at the park. Please visit this link for audio and text files, and a map. 


*For updates and ticket information for Dos Equis Pavilion shows, please visit