With over 230,000 residents and a work force of 3.3 million people, Irving is a keystone city in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Home to 8,500 local and multi-national companies, including the global headquarters of five Fortune 500 corporations and more than 45 Fortune 1,000 companies, Irving's convenient location to two major airports and its sprawling urban business districts are major attractions to the corporate world.

Although our business districts and master-planned communities are global attractions, unique historic sites and parks can also be found throughout the city.  Here is just a sample of our thriving and growing attractions:

  • The National Scouting Museum – highlights the history of  Scouting with virtual learning adventures; also includes a Norman Rockwell gallery
  • The Mustangs at Las Colinas and the Mustang Exhibit the Las Colinas Urban Center – features the world’s largest equestrian sculpture in the world
  • The Ruth Paine House Museum  - opened in 2013 to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy
  • Jackie Townsell  Bear Creek Heritage Center – spotlights the Bear Creek Community, the oldest African-American community in Dallas County
  • Campion Trails - a world-class 30-mile bike and hike greenbelt located on the shores of the Trinity River’s Elm and West Forks
  • Mandalay Canal and Lake Carolyn – enjoy a gondola ride or paddle board along the canal and beautiful urban lake


The Irving Convention and Visitors Bureau (ICVB) is a good place to get your bearings and collect useful information on local attractions and other visitor information.  The Bureau's main function is to market and promote Irving as a premier business destination. Whether your group consists of 10 people or several thousand, the Bureau staff makes your meeting a priority with our award-winning customer service. We offer a variety of convenient, complimentary services, including:

  • Site inspections
  • Guest itineraries
  • Registration assistance
  • Unique meeting venues
  • Complimentary name badges/badge holders/lanyards/registration bags
  • Media assistance
  • Brochures and maps

Why not come discover for yourself what makes Irving a great destination for vacationers and business travelers alike? Contact us today!