Village Creek Historical Area

  • Address:
  • 2605 Dottie Lynn Expressway, Arlington, TX 76013


Archaeological excavations along Village Creek unearthed evidence of several prehistoric villages. Artifacts from the area date back almost 9,000 years and represent a culture of food-gatherers and hunters. In the 1830s, the valley held one of the largest concentrations of Native Americans in the region. Village Creek was named because of the Native American villages along its banks. FEATURES / AMENITIES: • 135 acres • Bike / Hike trail (1 mi) • Fishing pier • Grills • Historical marker • Picnic area • Soccer field