Located in Collin County, Plano is home to many corporate headquarters, including Toyota Motor North America, Pizza Hut, Cinemark and more, as well as satellite campuses of Southern Methodist University and Dallas Baptist University. Those with children will love the family-friendly atmosphere of Plano.
As for attractions, Plano is home to several indoor and outdoor activities, including Arbor Hills Nature Preserve, The Shops at Legacy West, Oak Point Park & Nature Preserve, Heritage Farmstead Museum and Historic Downtown Plano. Historic Downtown Plano is a vibrant community with a rich history to discover. Enjoy a show at one of the multiple venues or check out the performing arts district and galleries for a more refined experience. This downtown district is also peppered with various restaurants and shopping experiences.
Looking for a delicious bite to eat? Plano is home to numerous highly rated restaurants and eateries. For fine dining, check out The Capital Grille and get a home cooked meal, made to perfection. Or, Chamberlain's Steak and Chop House can whip up some of the finest steaks in the region. For casual dining, check out Eatzi’s La Fina Chiquita or haystack Burgers & Barley—you won’t be disappointed!
Most students will attend schools in Plano Independent School District. Plano ISD is a rapidly growing school district that has a reputation for having high academic standards. They utilize a small-school model, which features a balanced teacher-student ratio to ensure a personalized learning environment. Each school has a wide range of extracurricular activities, advanced tools and technology and an award-winning staff dedicated to shaping young minds.