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Southfork Ranch

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Address: Parker, TX
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+1 972-442-7800
09:00 - 17:00
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View memorabilia from the television series Dallas at "J.R.'s"...

View memorabilia from the television series Dallas at "J.R.'s" home.

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Pilgrimage of a Fan

On a road trip around Texas with family and friends from England we decided to go to Dallas where we found out out one of our number was a mad Dallas fan back in the day, so for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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36 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Love this place!! Old and new show. like a time castle of the best show. I was not disappointed and probably could have spent even more time here. Really enjoyed the tour, our tour guide very knowledgeable.

Thank Kimberly D
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28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a road trip around Texas with family and friends from England we decided to go to Dallas where we found out out one of our number was a mad Dallas fan back in the day, so for her we decided to visit the ranch. For our fan it was great day but more importantly for the rest of us... More 

Thank juliettango
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Southfork Mansion is surrounded by a lot of development expanding from the Dallas corridor for the most part. You still get that Texas open range sense, but not too far suburbia is taking over at a rapid pace. I did not enter the property, but I did take a few pictures from the entrance. I'm sure you could spend hours... More 

Durant, OK
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a teen, I was more interested in watching Miami Vice than Dallas - so I discovered JR and the Ewing's after the show had ended its network run. When I started watching, I became an instant fan. So, SouthFork Ranch was a tv bucket-list tour. What I got in return for my $15 ticket was three tours in one.... More 

Thank skmccraw
Atlanta, GA
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16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A pleasant afternoon if you have the time, but don't expect it to look anything like what you remember from tv. Everything is much smaller than you would expect. If you were a big fan of "Dallas" on tv, you may enjoy seeing the location and the memorabilia on display.

Thank GAtraveler81
Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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44 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I booked a guided tour from my hotel, we were dropped at the ranch, where the local guide took us on a tractor-like train and drove us cross the ranch to the house, where another guide showed us the whole property and shared lots of history facts, filming stories and other information. The house and whole property is very well... More 

Thank Markita K
Stafford, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Never really into Dallas as a TV series and therefore not really looking forward to going to visit Southfork Ranch. The weather was awful, very, heavy rain. So the this did not bode well for a pleasant tour. However things did get much better, we had a superb guide who explained how the filming had taken place together with the... More 

Thank ktbarker39
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This was a great experience. I have never been a Fan of the TV series, however it was great. I really connected and enjoyed the experience. It was really awesome the bad was great, the tour was superb and the cowboy experience was great.

Thank zwelibanzis
Universal City, Texas
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51 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The grounds are very nice at night with lights around trees and house. The food that was served was very good. Entertainment was provided as this was a private party. The rodeo that they put on for us was very nice.

Thank Deborah Z
Manchester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

As a Dallas fan (the original and the 2012) I couldn't wait to visit the Ranch. It didn't disappoint- I loved it. There is a great relaxed and friendly atmosphere and the staff are very helpful. Even children aged 8&9 (who've never seen the show obviously) had a good time. If you enjoyed the show then you'll love this experience.... More 

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