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Stockyards Museum

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Address: 131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164
Phone Number: 871-625-5087
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10:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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This site focuses on Fort Worth's role in the cattle business.

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Nice place

Nice place to visit with some nice bars and restaurants Also pay a visit to billy bobs texas that is a fun night out

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Dave T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit with some nice bars and restaurants Also pay a visit to billy bobs texas that is a fun night out

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Thank Dave T
Grand Prairie, Texas, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's not an extra fancy museum and it is the big at all. I went through in about 20 mins. There was lots of neat older stuff on display but it was annoying having to look past all the "do not touch" signs. I would say go to it if you're at the Stockyards and need to pass sometime especially... More 

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Thank Tirzah D
West Palm Beach, Florida
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50 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I love this place and enjoy all there is to learn about this area. It is a great place to take the family and just enjoy the history. What a great place and it feels like you are going back in time.

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Thank HurricaneEmpress
Fort Worth, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Really nice to see some cultural things about Texas and get some much needed walking. Lots of stores around the area so overall nice trip.

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Thank rpeake2016
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This museum is packed to the brim with pieces of history. As with most museums, there was a don't touch policy for most items, but they do have a saddle and some cowboy hats you can use for a photo op. Really interesting stuff. I especially enjoyed reading about the female trick riders.

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Thank kablooom
San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

So much history. The walking tour was worth it. It rained for a few minutes but it did not hamper the tour. Educational and fun.

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Thank UandMeTravellers
Fort Worth, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

touristy no question,but a nice stop for the family to see the vintage buildings, brick street, cowboys and the "cattle drive" (check for times) There is a trip stop with a vintage train(book ahead) lots of shops for western stuff, candy,etc. a number of places to eat. Check out the old hotel at Main and exchange,Billy Bobs is right there... More 

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Thank larry h
Granbury, Texas
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39 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

If you have any interest in the old West, this is a must see with the family! History abounds in the many displays and black and white photographs.

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Thank Ron L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

It was blistering hot in the Stockyards today. We took a few minutes to cool off in the AC inside the museum. We got a good dose of history offered y the volunteer docent. Glad we stopped in here.

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Thank Pack D
Brooklyn, New York
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386 reviews
200 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Small really cool museum in the building. Gives a lot of information and cool artifacts. Staff was so friendly and really helpful.

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Thank James C

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