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Sensory-Friendly Attractions + Activities in DFW

The following local attractions and activities provide sensory-friendly accommodations. Typically, sensory-friendly refers to sound and light adjustments or providing a “quiet room.”

Some facilities offer one morning a month or a Sensory Day each week. Please check out the specific attraction for more information.

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movie theater


Studio Movie Grill


Alamo Draft House

kid's play


Dallas Children's Theater

North Texas Performing Arts - Starcatchers (NTPA)



Dallas Zoo
Dallas Museum of Art
Nasher Sculpture Museum
Crayola Experience
Chuck E Cheese
Explorium Denton


Visit Dallas

Sensory Friendly Family Fun in Dallas

Sensory Issues

Sensory Tools

Therapeutic sensory integration products and occupational therapy tools can be helpful for developing skills to process and organize sensory information as well as to calm.

Popular tools include weighted blanket, oral motor chewies, sensory therapy brushes, deep pressure sensory rolling pin, spinning boards, and sensory fidget toys. Sensory subscription boxes such as:

  • Box of Sensory Toys
  • Sensory Solutions
  • DeveloPlay
  • Sensory TheraPlay Box
  • Resources