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Address: 131 East Exchange Ave, across from Stockyards, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
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+1 817-624-0679
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This mission-style structure is located in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Nice place to feel texas style

Check out the timing to see the long horns and the cowboys. have parade timing not to be missed. has small shops offering the texas flavour via souvenirs, eatery, clothes and... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
dynomin
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Singapore, Singapore

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Texas
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140 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Get a guide otherwise it is just another building. Go to the Tourist Bureau across the street and for $7 take a tour of the stock yards. This building is rich in history but you can't get the full impact with out a guide. Though rich in history it is still functioning today as a livestock auction headquarters. Fun. Go.

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Singapore, Singapore
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26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Check out the timing to see the long horns and the cowboys. have parade timing not to be missed. has small shops offering the texas flavour via souvenirs, eatery, clothes and items. good place to visit.

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Thank dynomin
woodstock,georgia
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I have lived in Texas before, but never had a chance to visit here before. The cattle down the street was a blast and the rodeo that night was great.

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Thank Charles B
Mandeville, Louisiana
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473 reviews
150 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016

We came in this building and milled around the shops and exchange after we took the stockyards tour on 12/23. In addition to the exchange there are law offices and other businesses using space in this building. Part of the old stock pens are still visible and you acan walk around outside this building.

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Thank raybyerley
Argyle, Texas
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65 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Although the building is still used for business, it houses the Stockyards museum. Inside you will find items and history of the Stockyards, rodeos and Ft Worth itself. In addition, it houses the "second" oldest continuing burning light bulb.

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Thank Jerry E
Henderson, Nv
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99 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Enjoyed the cattle drive and a guide was very informative, giving us an insight to trading livestock

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Thank USNRetired1980
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

If you in the Stockyards vicinity you must call in here to get a sense of the history. You can peek in the windows and see the current lawyers and auctioneers offices.

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Thank David H
Austin, Texas
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Really enjoyed viewing all of the older buildings in Fort Worth Stockyards including the Livestock Exchange Building.

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Thank Lynne B
McAllen, Texas
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86 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The cattle show is very fast and over quickly. Hardly any time to take pictures. Too many people in the way and the heat was almost unbearable.

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Thank 20BigAL14
North Richland Hills, United States
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67 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Interesting to tour, on the weekends they normally have live musicians out front for everyone to see, in the back of this building in the pens they normally have animals for your kiddos to see and some sort of demonstrations going on that you can watch.

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Thank John S

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