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Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District

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“longhorn cattle”(247 reviews)
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Home to cowboys in addition to historic hotels and western-style shopping.
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131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
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Reviewed 3 days ago

this is where all the cattle in south us came to and were sold . lots to see and very good restaurants there

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank eaterofallthingsgood
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed the historic stockyards; fun to go through some of the shops and enjoyed watching the longhorns in their pens as well as the cattle drive. Expected more cattle, but they are beautiful creatures. The gunfight reenactment was a little hokey, but worth a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Diane B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Want to ride? Buy great cowboy hats or see live cowboy stuff? Buy vinyl or just have some food or great beers? The Stockyards is the place with good American bars, you can even sit having ice cold Buffalo Butt watching the stuffed butt in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 521espenl
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was visiting family in Keller and were decided to go down to the historic Stockyard District. We timed it so that we could watch the Longhorn parade. It was a treat! And, sooo many fun places to shop!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 1Calypso
Reviewed 5 days ago

We loved this area so much. It shows the culture of the old days from the cattle run and the stockyards on Exchange street to the nice shops and eateries. This is an amazing area and reminds me of the old wild wild west. If...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perhaps we expected too much. The cattle muster was over in five minutes as they just wandered down one block; the cowboy hall of fame was boring unless you knew each character who got a mention - nothing historical; uninteresting shops and displays. Only one...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LeslieFay
Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveling from Australia and staying in Dallas, I was always in search of the "real Texas" (cliché Texas, I guess). I certainly found that at the Fort Worth Stockyards district! We go there easily on the bus from Dallas and enjoyed an entire day walking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DavidVTraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found out about this place while looking for a place to see some horses and pretty animals, but since it was raining we looked around in many other places here. It is fun to walk around and probably is even more fun when the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DerekfromAtlanta
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently visited the Stockyards to welcome Santa to town show our out of town guests a bit of Texas. If you have never been, you should go just for the cowboy, old western experience. Christmastime just adds to the overall experience! The stockyards are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank M P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had always had it on my bucket list to see the Longhorn Cattle Drive at the Fort Worth Stockyards. Check! It is now off the list. I enjoyed it, my husband and son were bored. We were there during a Santa time, so it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Sally M
14 October 2018|
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Response from tryna1968 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. We were there in the summer. I do know that you can walk up and buy a ticket. At least you could when I was there.
19 August 2018|
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Response from 49ameenam | Reviewed this property |
Of corse lots of places to park
Paula Y
26 January 2018|
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Response from russelll765 | Reviewed this property |
Parking is available at 141 E. Exchange Ave. Parking is generally $5 per vehicle, but is available free at certain times and locations.