Whether you live here or are visiting, Arlington is full of fun places to get THE shot. Here’s how and where to score the perfect picture in Arlington, Texas.
Whether your taste runs more urban landscapes, or if you want picturesque scenery, there is something for everyone. Don’t forget to get your picture made with some of the spots that define the Arlington skyline. Whether you’re talking selfies, family photos, or pictures of your favorite four-legged friend, these spots are picture perfect.
224 N Center St, Arlington, TX 76011
Want the name Arlington to feature in your photos? Head over to the Arlington Music Hall in Downtown Arlington. Stand under the Arlington Music Hall marquee and have your photographer stand across the street. The bright colors make a great background for family photos.
How to get the perfect shot: You can stand under the marque for the music hall right in front or north/south end of the street.
One AT&T Way, Arlington, TX 76011
This one is the one that everyone is after. The quintessential “I was here moment” at Jerry’s World. Consider it from all angles like from Caelum Moor structure in the park across the street to the Sky Mirror sculpture located right next to the stadium. And don’t miss Walmart for a good, up-close shot!
Dream (The Sign)
200 West Abram St., Arlington, TX 76010
When Arlington rebranded to America’s Dream City, they didn’t just say it, they put it out there in BIG LETTERS in the form of art! The DREAM sculpture in downtown Arlington is great background for a variety of photos, or go there to photograph the sculpture.
201 W. Front St., Arlington, TX 76010
Have a history buff? Want to take a picture in an old schoolhouse? Check out Knapp Heritage Park located in downtown Arlington.
1000 Ballpark Way #400, Arlington, TX 76011
The outside of Globe Life Park isn’t just for baseball fans. Trees, a large green space, and a pond combine to make a beautiful contrast against the brick on the ballpark. There are walking paths all around the outside of the ballpark so getting around for family pictures or special occasions is pretty easy. Don’t forget the photo opp with the TEXAS sign where you get to be the ‘X’ in TEXAS!
701 NW Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, TX 76006
If you need engagement photos or family photos River Legacy might be the photo location for you. The wildlife and scenery at River Legacy is fantastic. You’ll find a few stone structures but lots of green spaces, some open rolling areas and some that are dense with trees and vegetation.
2201 Road to Six Flags, Arlington, TX 76010
The original Six Flags theme park is right here in Arlington. Whether you take photos inside the park next to the or outside with the roller coasters in the background, this is part of Arlington’s skyline.
I-20 at Matlock Road & Center Street, Arlington, TX 76018
Doing some shopping in The Arlington Highlands? Stop and take a selfie at the water feature that runs through the middle of the outdoor shopping area, just south of Studio Movie Grill.
701 S. Nedderman Drive, Arlington, TX 76019
Fountains and lots of interesting architectural locations are available throughout the University of Texas – Arlington campus. The Cooper Canyon Fountain located near Cooper Street is just one example of locations that are great for photographs. The campus also features grassy areas, a bridge that spans over Cooper Street, and other water features. The campus is a great place for headshots and family photography.
3600 W Arkansas Lane, Arlington, TX 76016
Bridges and gazebos make photographs at Veteran’s perfect for families and special occasions. Along with wildscape and xeriscape gardens, a pond with a fountain, and large open grassy areas. In the spring you’ll find wildflowers in abundance. This is a large park and you’ll want to come prepared to walk around and photograph in multiple locations.
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