St. Paul (DART station)

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St. Paul
DART light rail station
St. Paul DART Station.jpg
The station, as seen from N St. Paul Street and Bryan Street
Station statistics
Address Along Bryan Street, between St. Paul and Harwood Streets, Dallas, Texas 75201
Coordinates 32°47′03″N 96°47′49″W / 32.784241°N 96.796965°W / 32.784241; -96.796965Coordinates: 32°47′03″N 96°47′49″W / 32.784241°N 96.796965°W / 32.784241; -96.796965
Line(s)
Connections M-Line (terminates two blocks north of St. Paul DART Station at Ross Avenue)
All downtown bus routes stop within close proximity to one or more downtown rail stations.
Structure type At grade
Platforms 2 side platforms
Parking no
Other information
Opened June 14, 1996[1]
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by Dallas Area Rapid Transit
Services
Preceding station   Dallas Area Rapid Transit   Following station
toward Westmoreland
Red Line
toward Parker Road
toward DFW Airport
Orange Line
toward Ledbetter
Blue Line
Green Line
toward Buckner

St. Paul Street is a DART Light Rail station located near the Arts District of downtown Dallas, Texas on Bryan Street, between St. Paul and Harwood Streets. It opened on June 14, 1996 and is a station on the Red, Orange, Green and Blue lines, serving the Trammell Crow Center, the Dallas Museum of Art, the Nasher Sculpture Center, Patriot Tower and First Baptist Church (Dallas, Texas).

St. Paul Station is located near St. Paul Street in downtown Dallas. The street received its name in the 1930s, not out of religious interest, but as a protest against the Volstead Act, a national law that banned alcoholic beverages. The city fathers located a passage in the Bible, attributed to St. Paul, that said "drink a little wine, for your stomach's sake".

References[edit]

  1. ^ Howell, Curtis; Mark Wrolstad (June 15, 1996). "Now Boarding: Rail debut has crowds lining up". The Dallas Morning News. 

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