In the early 1900's all of Dallas was located within two miles of Downtown.As Dallas grew, so did the variety and flavorof each new neighborhood. Old East Dallas was developed between 1900 and 1950.It still retains the look and feelof years gone by with older homes and small neighborhood cafes.Spend a relaxing evening or weekend in this hidden gem of Dallas!
Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, the Swiss Avenue neighboorhood was developed between 1900 and 1930.Many of the early Dallas movers and shakers lived on Swiss Avenue.The neighborhood is dotted with large stone and brick mansions of various architectural styles: Tudor, Spanish, Art Deco, Colonial, Italian Renaissance, and praire.
The Lower Greenville neighborhood was developed in the 1920's.As you drive through the neighborhood, youwill notice the tree-lined streets filled with walkers and strolklers.Many of these homes still retain their original features; hardwood floors,hutches, stained glasswindows and art nouveau tile.
Situated beween Swiss Avenue and Lower Greenville, this neighboorhood includes wood-framed homes with wide front porches and large windows opening up to the neighborhood.
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