Regional North America United States Texas Localities D Dallas Travel and Tourism Attractions Fair Park
277-acre recreational and educational complex that is home to the annual State Fair of Texas, along with the Cotton Bowl and several museums and performance facilities. The National Historic Landmark is notable for its large concentration of Art Deco exposition buildings.
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The Friends of Fair Park's site includes information on the group, attractions, events, map, directions and calendar.
Historic Fair Park
"Unofficial guide" includes tours, images, history articles, features on the Texas Centennial and Pan-American expositions, and wallpapers.
Fair Park Lagoon
Patricia Johanson's thoughts on her 1981 redesign and photographs.
Fair Park Mural Conservation Project
Information on efforts to conserve Carlo Ciampaglia's murals from the 1936 Texas Centennial Exposition. Illustrated history of Fair Park, project overview and progress.
The Hall of State
Virtual tour and information on renting the building, home to the Dallas Historical Society.
Handbook of Texas Online: Fair Park
A history of the site.
North American Motorsports Pages: Fair Park, Dallas
Information on the temporary street circuit constructed on the grounds for a Formula 1 Grand Prix in 1984.
Wikipedia: Fair Park
Overview with links to related articles.
Art & Seek: Fair Park Public Art Quirks
Video segment from KERA's "Think" in which historian Steven Butler discusses some of the details behind the park's sculptures, murals and buildings. (October 16, 2009)
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