MetroCenter is a popular attraction in Arlington, a walkable area known for being family-friendly and inexpensive. There are many convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops here. Book a hotel in the area, and use it as your home base for getting to MetroCenter and seeing everything in and around Arlington.
More to see near MetroCenter
In addition to visiting MetroCenter, enjoy the other activities and attractions in Arlington. The area's sports, mainly its baseball and football are top draws.
Maverick Stadium, AT&T Stadium, and Globe Life Park in Arlington are great places to catch a game or event. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Mountain Creek Lake Park, Chisholm Park, or Tandy Hills Park. Surround yourself with nature at Burger's Lake. For retail therapy, consider Six Flags Mall, Arlington Highlands, and Paragon Outlets, and seek out the perfect souvenir. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Riverside Golf Club, Lone Star Park, and North East Mall.
Sights like Arlington Museum of Art, MetroCenter, and International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame offer insight into the local culture. Fort Worth Water Gardens, Broadway Baptist Church, and JFK Tribute are some local landmarks.
Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, Six Flags Over Texas, and River Legacy Living Science Center are family favorites. Some of the most popular attractions in the area include University of Dallas, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, and American Airlines Center. You can also check out University of Texas at Arlington, Uptown Theater, and Louis Tussaud's Palace of Wax.
Getting to MetroCenter
Get to MetroCenter by air. Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.) is the closest major airport, 11.8 miles (19.1 km) from Arlington. At 16.7 miles (26.9 km), Dallas, TX (DAL-Love Field) is the next closest airport. If you're arriving by water, the local port is another option.