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Welcome to the Visitor Services Department

Welcome to the Visitor Services Department

 
 
 

Visitor Services | Visit Addison | 5100 Belt Line Road Ste 430 | Addison, TX | 75254 | 972-450-6219

Welcome to Addison, a bustling town alive with entrepreneurial spirit!  We are home to small start-ups and major corporations.  Within a compact urban center, Addison has a unique combination of towering office buildings, upscale shopping, beautifully landscaped residential communities, award-winning parks, 22 hotels, and more than 170 restaurants.  Come for a visit and you may decide to stay.  Without a doubt, Addison is a fun place to visit, to live, to work, and to play.

Let us help you plan your visit, meeting or event!
Think of us as your one-stop shop.  One call to our team is all it takes to assist with coordination of guest accommodations, meetings, banquets, entertainment and themed receptions. 
Call 1-800-ADDISON and let us help!


Getting to Addison and to Surrounding Areas
  
Addison is located 13 miles north of downtown Dallas, 16 miles northeast of the DFW airport, 11 miles north of Love Field Airport and, for charter and private planes, there is the convenience of flying right into the Addison Airport.  With world-class shopping, excellent restaurants, friendly people and beautiful spaces,


What to see and do in Addison!!

  • Cavanaugh Flight Museum.  The museum restores, operates, and displays historically-significant, vintage aircraft; and collects materials related to the history of aviation.  Mon-Sat: 9-5; Sun: 11-5.
  • Mary Kay Museum.  In 1963, Mary Kay Ash set out to build a company that would allow women unlimited career opportunities and reward them for their successes.  Explore the history of Mary Kay Inc. and how it progressed from a tiny storefront to an international company.  Mon-Fri: 9-4.
  • WaterTower Theatre.  This intimate theatre began in 1996 with 136 subscribers.  Today, with over 2000 subscribers and a budget of $1.1 milliion, it consistently earns rave reviews in The Dallas Morning News, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Dallas Observer, and other local publications.  Enjoy a night at the theatre!
  • Visit Addison: A walk-in visitor and tourism information center providing information on hotel accommodations, restaurants, attractions and shopping not only in Addison but throughout North Texas and the state.  Also home to the Craft Guild, don't forget to ask about classes while you’re in!  Visit Addison also offers over 6,000 square feet of unique meeting space including a 2,465 gallery space featuring rotating art exhibits throughout the year perfect for your next meeting, reception, or networking event.
  • Tour Addison Circle.  Learn about the huge Blueprints sculpture, the multi-use highrises, the parks, the architecture and the history of one of the most innovative urban plazas in the country.  Take a virtual stroll or see it in person.

  • Planning a wedding?  Addison has everything you need for your special occasion:  portrait locations, photographers, hotels, restaurants, reception locations, flowers, wedding gowns, cakes, caterers, and more.

Art exhibits and galleries

  • The Craft Guild:  5100 Belt Line Rd., #400; Hours:  Monday-Saturday, 10-5
  • Kittrell/Riffkind Art Glass:  5100 Belt Line Rd, #820; Hours:  Monday-Saturday, 10-6 
  • Valley House Gallery & Sculpture Garden:  6616 Spring Valley Rd; Hours:  Monday-Saturday, 10-5
  • Addison Conference Centre exhibit: Melissa Stinson Ellis, 15650 Addison Road
  • Visit Addison Gallery:  "Abstractions", 5100 Belt Line Road, #400

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      Did you know?!
      There are enough restaurants in Addison that every resident in town could be seated for dinner at the same time!  Save room for dessert!

      Contact us

      Bob PhillipsDirector972-450-6202Bob Phillips
      Mark GoochAssistant to the City Manager972-450-7021Mark Gooch
      Keila FairbanksDepartment Assistant972-450-6219Keila Fairbanks

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