Dedicated to inspire and educate visitors about the rich and varied culture of Dallas

Ever wonder how Dallas became the cultural and innovative hub it is today? The Old Red Museum can show you just how this tiny, landlocked town made a name for itself.

Built in 1892, the beautifully restored Old Red Courthouse contains some of Dallas County’s most fascinating historical artifacts.

Located in the HEART of downtown.

The Old Red Museum is just steps away from Dealey Plaza, The Sixth Floor Museum, and many hotels and restaurants.

Ever wonder how Dallas became the cultural and innovative hub it is today? The Old Red Museum can show you just how this tiny, landlocked town made a name for itself.

Dedicated to inspire and educate visitors about the rich and varied cultural, economic, political and social history of the Dallas County Area, the Old Red Museum of Dallas County History & Culture serves as a symbol of Dallas heritage. Built in 1892, the beautifully restored Old Red Courthouse contains some of Dallas County’s most fascinating historical artifacts. Many of our exhibits are interactive, as well!

Located in the heart of downtown, The Old Red Museum is just steps away from Dealey Plaza, The Sixth Floor Museum, and many hotels and restaurants. Visit today!