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Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District: Tours & Tickets

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Home to cowboys in addition to historic hotels and western-style shopping.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
+1 817-624-4741
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The movement of the longhorns down the street is of short duration but the "gun fight" lasted longer. Having said that, the gun report is very loud so it's not for babies or very young children. Plenty of shops and restaurants close by. There were...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank kittykats84
Reviewed 3 days ago

Interesting overview of the old stockyards completely turned into a tourist venue. Plenty of shops and places to eat.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank sndovale
Reviewed 3 days ago

My friend and I spent a day at the stockyards while traveling in Texas. We loved it and had so much fun there. It definitely is 'touristy', but we still liked it. There are a lot of little shops, their prices for souvenirs, etc... were...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank JulfromOH
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great day trip out to see the cattle run, I recommend going to see the morning session at 10.30AM. Followed shortly after by a LOUD cowboy skit involving a "shootout". Afterwards, wander around the shops  for a souvenir and a bite to eat. All up...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank FranklinDcat
Reviewed 4 days ago

Any first-time visitors to Ft. Worth have to visit the stockyards. You can visit the pens where the longhorns are kept then watch them walk down the street twice a day. They really are amazing creatures. I think I was a victim of over-hype so...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Getoutmuch2015
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The experience was fun for all ages. The cattle drive and petting zoo were the highlight of the day. We ate at Riskys. Service was excellent, my food was good. Our server was sweet and took good care of our bunch.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank tgynell
Reviewed 5 days ago

Being a country gal who runs with longhorns (literally run country miles), I liked seeing these tamed wonders. The "cowboys" were extremely nice and the buildings beautiful.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Stockyards are one of our favorite places to get together for a "girls weekend" get-away with or daughters. The weather was perfect, the scenery was great, the shopping and night life was beyond words, and our stay at the Hyatt Place Fort Worth Stockyards...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Chevygal66
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Stockyards are about 10 minutes away from Forth Worth downtown. The historic District is the place where rodeo shows take place but only Fridays and Saturdays. However there are 2 cattle drives every day at 11:30 and 16:00, where you can see a small...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Patricia032
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took our 5 year old grandson to see the cattle drive. Plenty to do before and after the cattle drive. Several restaurants to choose from as well. Would do again!!

Date of experience: October 2019
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Catherine G
14 August 2019|
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Response from sunbuns67 | Reviewed this property |
Yes bus and ample parking for a car or truck.
Isabel N
5 April 2019|
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Response from Jaimary194 | Reviewed this property |
yes, definitely two days , to see the museums , at 4pm the long horns and at nite go to bills ,is a most place to go, you will enjoy, if you have time go to Maco to see joan shop and the silos is another great place to visit.
30 March 2019|
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Response from Sally M |
Fort Worth Herd is the world's only twice daily cattle drive, held every day at 11:30 AM & 4:00 PM in the Fort Worth Stockyards. Drives are not held on Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day. The Fort Worth Herd... More