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P.O. Box 612124 DFW Airport,
Texas 75261-2124

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Accredited Hospitality
Professional Seminar

June 4, 2016

Tour Guide 101
June 4, 2016

Tour Guide 102
Educational Workshop
June 4, 2016

The DFWATGA is a proud member of:

National Federation of
the Tourist
Guide Associations (NFTGA)

Providing Professional and Educational Growth Since 1999

The Dallas/Fort Worth Area Tour Guide Association, organized in 1999, provides continuing education, training and certification programs. DFWATGA provides a forum for tour guides and hospitality professionals.

DFWATGA Core Purpose: To provide ongoing educational opportunities to raise the level of professionalism within the tour guiding and hospitality industry in North Texas.

Core Values: Professional Respect & Mutual Cooperation between members, Integrity, Accuracy, Loyalty and Excellence.

Association Goal: To be essential to success & professional growth for our membership and the DFW Area tour and hospitality industry.

Monthly Educational Programs

Monthly programs are held the third Tuesday of the month, January through November. The association holds three business meetings a year. The programs are educational, focusing on the area sites, the arts, attractions and general knowledge of the North Texas region. With each activity, our members learn current information to share with visitors.


2016 DFWATGA Monthly Meetings
January 26 - Business Meeting & Educational program: The Morton Meyerson Symphony Hall - The Wyly Performance Hall - The Winspear Opera House
February 16 - Tour on the McKinney Avenue Trolley
March 15 What New in Frisco Tour
April 19 - A Bird, an Artist, a Book, and a Cigar - Fort Worth and it's Secrets
May 17 - Dallas Fair Park
June 21 - Dallas Heritage Village at Old City Park
July 19 - Dallas Baptist University
August 17  Dallas Federal Reserve Bank
September 20  Corsicana, Texas Tour
October 18  Sammons Center for the Performing Arts
November 15  Trace last steps of Lee Harvey Oswald

* Photo credits for slideshow:

  • Dallas, courtesy of the Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau

  • Fort Worth, courtesy of the Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau

  • Grapevine, courtesy of the Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau

  • Irving, courtesy of the Irving  Convention & Visitors Bureau

  • Denton, courtesy of the Denton Convention & Visitors Bureau

2016 National Tourism Week Free Mini Tours

Dallas May 5 & Fort Worth May 6
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