The Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington MSA is located north of Texas. It is the fourth-largest MSA in the United States that consists of thirteen counties namely Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell, Tarrant, and Wise. It is one of the metropolitan areas that have a team in each of the major sports. This MSA features some of the best butterfly gardens, preserves, and museums in Texas from the Cedar Ridge Preserve to the Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary where you can explore the state’s ecosystem that includes exhibits of seashells and venomous snakes. A wide selection of food from classic and local Texan to international cuisine serves the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington MSA.