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Stockyards Museum

131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
871-625-5087
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This is a nice museum that shows the history of the area. Cheap! It was great to find the 2nd... read more

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runner4texas
Fascinating look at the history of the area

We chanced upon this museum while waiting for the cattle drive. It’s a gem, full of artefacts from... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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This site focuses on Fort Worth's role in the cattle business.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good50%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
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"indian artifacts"
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"meat packing"
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"household items"
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"lots of pictures"
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"interesting artifacts"
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"local history"
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"light bulbs"
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"informative tour"
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"cool things"
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"western history"
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"men and women"
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"worth a visit"
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"cattle drive"
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"billy bobs"
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"cowboy history"
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"neat place to visit"
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a nice museum that shows the history of the area. Cheap! It was great to find the 2nd oldest light bulb there.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We chanced upon this museum while waiting for the cattle drive. It’s a gem, full of artefacts from bygone days and stories about the colourful characters of the time. You could spend hours marvelling at some of the exhibits. A must visit when in the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are a lot of things crammed into a relatively small area within the old cattle industry administrative building. While they are not arranged particularly well to tell the full history of Fort Worth, if you know something of the history already, you can relate...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice museum with the history of the area and the history of the stockyards. Very interesting and nice place to walk through.

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Even though it's limited in size, the place has very friendly personnel and a lot of into on past and current relevant events. I enjoyed watching the “Wall Street of the West” movie so much, I bought the DVD. Admission is not worth mentioning. Make...More

Thank Oliver S
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

There are so many shops, hotels, restaurants, bars, and museums, we felt the best way to take it all in was to stay at the Stockyards Hotel and walk up one side of the street and down the other. This was on the way and...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

It’s a small museum, but worth it to get the feel for the Texas experience! I would recommend a look to “get” Texas.

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

If you and your family love western History then a tour our the Stockyards Museum is a must. We seem to notice something different ever time we have the opportunity to visit.

Thank Rick N
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

My husband and I were spending the day visiting the Fort Worth stockyards. We found the museum to be very interesting with lots of information on the history of the stockyards and Fort worth

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Every day, people walk by this museum without knowing what they're missing. If you want to see how the stockyards looked before it became a tourist destination, then stop by and check this place out. Lots of good information and photos point out the real...More

Thank Mark D
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beachliker
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Response from Lisa B | Reviewed this property |
The Stockyards Museum - 10-30 minutes. We read a lot of the museum labels and spent about 30 minutes. Others just did a quick walk through the museum. Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame - 60-90 minutes. We spent an hour looking at... More
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