The City of Princeton, TX
The city of Princeton is located in the state of Texas in Collin County and has a population of 6,518 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Princeton is Dallas, approximately 20 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Princeton, including Catfish Heaven II, China Gate Restaurant of McKinney, Branch Grocery & Bait, Baker's Drive In and Dairy Queen. For a larger selection of Princeton restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Princeton Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Woodbridge Golf Club, WestRidge Golf Course, Pecan Hollow Golf Course, Oak Hollow Golf Course and Southfork Ranch. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Princeton please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Princeton:
- Sherman Municipal Airport (SWI)
Princeton, Texas Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Princeton experiences an average high temperature of 94 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 71 degrees with an average rainfall of 1.86 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Princeton with daytime temperatures averaging 92 degrees in the summer, and 56 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Princeton to receive an average of 2.79 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 2.44 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 111 degrees in the summer and as low as -3 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Princeton should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 76 degrees, and nighttime lows of 52.
Princeton, Texas Attractions
1Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden - Dallas,
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden is a 66-acre botanical garden located at 8617 Garland Road in east Dallas, Texas, on the southeastern shore of White Rock Lake.
2Dallas Convention Center Arena - Dallas,
The Dallas Convention Center Arena is a 7,428-seat multi-purpose arena in Dallas, Texas in the US. It was opened in 1957. It hosted the Dallas Chaparrals, of the ABA, from 1967 to 1973, when the team relocated to San Antonio and became the San Antonio Spurs. It also hosts other local sporting events and concerts.
3Dallas Family Golf Center - Dallas,
The Dallas Family Golf Center is a 4 hole public golf course in Dallas County Texas. This course is located in the city of Dallas, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 214-341-9600.
Address: 8787 Park Ln, Dallas, TX 75231
4Dallas Holocaust Museum - Dallas,
The Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education & Tolerance is a Holocaust museum that is situated in Dallas, Texas. In 1977, 125 Jewish Holocaust Survivors and North Texas residents joined together and formed an organization called Holocaust Survivors in Dallas, . In 1984, the survivors along with national and North Texas benefactors established The Dallas Memorial Center for Holocaust Studies. The museum was located at the Dallas Jewish Community Center in North Dallas, .
5Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas,
The Dallas Museum of Art is a major art museum that is situated in the Arts District of downtown Dallas, Texas in the US, along Woodall Rodgers Freeway between St. Paul and Harwood. In 1984, the museum moved from its previous location in Fair Park to the Arts District, Dallas, Texas. The new building was designed by Edward Larrabee Barnes, the 2007 winner of the American Institute of Architects Gold Medal.
6Dallas World Aquarium - Dallas,
The Dallas World Aquarium is an aquarium and zoo located in West End Historic District of downtown Dallas, Texas. The zoo aids conservation and education by housing many animals that are threatened or endangered as part of a cooperative breeding program with other zoos in the US and the world.
7Firewheel Golf Park -Old - Garland,
The Firewheel Golf Park -Old is an 18 hole public golf course in Dallas County Texas. This course is located in the city of Garland, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 972-205-2795.
Address: 600 W Blackburn Rd, Garland, TX 75044
8Frontiers of Flight Museum - Dallas,
The Frontiers of Flight Museum is an aerospace museum that is situated in Dallas, Texas. The museum was founded in November 1988 by William E. Cooper, Kay Bailey Hutchison and Jan Collmer. Originally located within a terminal at Dallas Love Field, the museum now occupies a 100,000-square-foot building at the Southeast corner of Love Field on Lemmon Avenue.
9Indian Creek Golf Course -Lakes - Carrollton,
The Indian Creek Golf Course -Lakes is an 18 hole public golf course in Denton County Texas. This course is located in the city of Carrollton, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 972-492-3620.
Address: 1650 W Frankford Rd, Carrollton, TX 75007
10Jesuit Dallas Museum - Dallas,
Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas is a private, college-preparatory school for young men under the direction of the Society of Jesus and home to the Jesuit Dallas Museum in Dallas, Texas. It operates independently of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Dallas, . Jesuit College Preparatory is also the brother school of the Catholic, all-girls, Ursuline Academy.
Princeton, Texas Hotels
8Motel 6 Mckinney
2125 White Avenue Us 75 North Exit #40-b South Exit #41
10Courtyard Dallas Allen At The John Q. Hammons Center
210 E Stacy Rd
Allen, TX 75002
Princeton, Texas Restaurants
This is a list of Princeton Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Cafes and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Published September 3, 2011
These top Dallas Texas museums are a treat for families and take visitors on an exciting expedition through art, history, science and human innovation.