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Visit Smart! Visit Richardson!

Welcome to the Richardson Convention & Visitors Bureau, the official destination information source. We know you will enjoy the numerous sights and sounds this great city has to offer!

With its central location just north of Dallas and the popularity of its state-of-the-art performance hall, the Charles W. Eisemann Center, Richardson continues to be a favorite with visitors. Enjoy the multitude of professional, musical, dance, comedy and theatrical events not to mention the great award-winning festivals held throughout the year. As a result, Richardson enjoys an array of cultural entertainment that is virtually unsurpassed.

Richardson's extensive park and trail system enables visitors to enjoy a natural setting as well as a diverse set of recreational activities. Visitors to Richardson enjoy an outstanding selection of hotels, great shopping within minutes in every direction, restaurants to please any palate, a friendly atmosphere and a variety of entertainment options.

Your journey of discovery begins here and can be as expansive as the imagination allows. Discover the distinct personalities, flavors and themes that flow within and around Richardson. Whether you're a first-time visitor or a long-time fan of the region, you're sure to uncover something you'll never forget!

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A Variety of Visitor Services for Our Guest

Soak up the natural beauty and tranquility of Richardson’s 40 miles of trails and 23 miles of walkways or enjoy the serenity of Galatyn Woodland Preserve or the Spring Creek Nature Area. Two beautifully manicured golf courses are waiting for you and Sherrill Park consistently ranks as one of the top 10 municipal courses in the state of Texas.

One of Richardson’s biggest claims to fame is its fabulous festival scene. No matter what time of year you plan to visit, there’s a chance you could find yourself amongst thousands of other festival goers taking in art, food, music, and good times.