Klyde Warren Park, Dallas

Klyde Warren Park, Dallas (must see)

Imagine a 5-acre deck park over a busy, recessed eight-lane freeway, in between towering buildings, and you have this charming lovely explosion of green space that was created literally out of thin air. Open since 2012 and beautifully kept, it sits on the edge of the vibrant Uptown neighborhood bumping up against the Arts District and the Downtown area.

There are a few walking trails with good amounts of greenery, but also separate game areas for children and adults, food trucks of every imaginable offering, plus special events and photo-taking backgrounds, all bringing a community aspect that is refreshing when compared to the normal downtown feel. Free WiFi is also abundant, or you could check out the outdoor library with free magazines, books and newspapers to read. Don't worry about finding clean bathrooms, either!

Why You Should Visit:
Perfect both as an active and social gathering place or simply as one to have a picnic on a beautiful day.

Tip:
Those wanting to add to the adventure may consider taking the FREE McKinney Ave trolley – the city's "secret" transport gem stopping at both ends of the park on its trip through the Arts District and Uptown.

Operating Hours:
Daily: 6am–11pm

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Klyde Warren Park on Map

Sight Name: Klyde Warren Park
Sight Location: Dallas, USA (See walking tours in Dallas)
Sight Type: Park/Outdoor
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