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Duncanville, Texas

First known as Duncan Switch, the city was established when the Chicago, Texas and Mexican Central Railroad Co. wanted to build a railroad from Dallas to Cleburne in 1881. The name changed to Duncanville in 1882 when the post office was established.

Today you will find an entrepreneurial spirit and diverse economy in this Southwest Dallas County city. The city's 12 parks provide sites for recreation, picnics, and sporting events. Antique shops, arts and crafts, and boutiques are found within the downtown area.

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Things to do near Duncanville, TX

Penn Farm Agricultural History Center

The Penn Farm Agricultural History Center depicts farming right before and after World War II when there was a change in agri...

Richland Chambers Lake Birding

Richland Chambers Lake is an excellent place for birders with fall and winter being the best time to see ducks, geese,Ba...

Nacona Lake Fishing

In early spring and winter, big bass can be caught deep on rocky ledges off the face of the dam. Spring fish are normally sha...

Arts Unlimited

Arts Unlimited features a collection of artists' paintings, ceramics, and other crafts. There are six rooms of locally handma...