Comfort Inn Near UNT
4050 Mesa Drive
Denton, TX 76207
Phone: (940) 320-5150
Fax: (940) 320-4959
The UNT Sky Theatre Planetarium is a dome shaped theater with a capacity of 100 seats. Experience some wonderful time with your little ones and watch lively shows and know more about the celestial objects.
Spanning 29.41 acres (11.90 hectares), Evers Park is a community park on North Locust Street. The park comprises of picnic areas, a pavilion, baseball diamonds and playgrounds. Facilities provided here include restrooms, drinking fountains, grills and lots more.
The Hangar 10 Flying Museum is dedicated to aviation. They specialize in housing authentic air crafts which are fully functional. The museum is open to public visitation without any admission charge.
Known to be the first museum of its kind in Denton, the Bayless Selby house museum was founded in 2001. The house dates back to the 19th Century and visitors can see furnishings, clothes, toys, decor, porcelain and many such artifacts.
The Denton County Historical Park lies on Mulberry Street in Denton, TX. The park comprises of the popular Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum and historic homes such as Bayless-Selby House and Quakertown House. These turn-of-century attractions offer an interesting insight into Denton's past. Tours are available.
Dating back to 1896, the Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square is a beautiful courthouse in Texas. With a lovely architecture in the Baroque style, it is one of the important landmarks in the city. It houses the grave of John B. Denton.
Little Chapel in the Woods is one of the most unique attractions of its kind in Denton. Located on Chapel Drive, the pretty chapel is associated with Texas Woman's University. It seats 110 and is home to many artworks, including the stained-glass windows. It is often considered to be one of the best Texan examples of architecture.
Previously known as Civic Center Park, Quakertown Park is situated close to Downtown Denton. This 32 acre (12.95 hectare) facility is a good place to spend the day with the family. On the premises you will find a playground, amphitheater, picnic tables, garden walks, swimming pool and more. This outdoor space is also the site for the annual Denton Arts and Jazz Festival. The Denton Blues Festival has also been held here.
Honoring the fire fighting heroes, the Denton Firefighters Museum has a good collection of artifacts dating back from the 19th Century to the present day. It is open to public visitation without any charge.
Avondale Park is spread over 17.85 acres (7.22 hectares), on Churchill Drive in Denton, TX. The park includes picnic tables, playgrounds, a basketball court, two tennis courts, pavilions, swing sets and walking trails, to name a few. Facilities such as restrooms, grills, drinking fountains and such are provided.
Audacity Brew House is one of Denton's first microbreweries. It offers specialty brews with diverse textures and flavors, in colors ranging from pale yellow to black. Try the Nemesis Sorachi Ace India Pale Ale with coconut and lemon notes, the creamy Black Widow Imperial Chocolate Stout and the bright red Bulletproof Texas Pale Ale with honey and citrus undertones. Embark on free tours, play board games, enjoy the lively patio scene and participate in yoga and cycling events that also support a social cause. The live music events are popular with patrons.
Enjoy several water rides and have a good time with your family at the Denton Waterworks Water Park. It has four big slides, a sand volleyball court, dedicated space for children in a separate pool and picnic spaces too.