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Stockyards Museum

131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
871-625-5087
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OK Museum

The stockyards museum is a rather small museum pertaining to the history of the stockyards and is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dan F
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Gause, TX
Saddled up longhorns out front

The museum was worth the time. However, to walk out and see majestic longhorns saddled up and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gabriel411
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Edmond, Oklahoma
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This site focuses on Fort Worth's role in the cattle business.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The stockyards museum is a rather small museum pertaining to the history of the stockyards and is located inside the Stockyard Exchange building itself. There is plenty of parking available about a block away. The museum is not well presented and the artifacts are sort...More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum was worth the time. However, to walk out and see majestic longhorns saddled up and giving rides was nauseating. These are icons of the American west. I'm surprised the museum or any True Texan would allow such a cruel activity. Shameful

Thank gabriel411
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small museum that has turn-of-the-century items on display. There are Indian artifacts, small business office items, household items, clothing display, cowboy items, city items, etc. The second longest burning light bulb is on display and it looks like something Thomas Edison made....More

1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very good museum. The $2 admission is well worth it. Tons of history about Fort Worth, Cattle, Cowboys, Indians, Texas, and America. The have a lightbulb that has been on for 108 years! Lots of turn of the 20th century industrial revolution...More

Thank NJOYNC2CA
Reviewed 1 June 2017

If you love history, then you’ll love this spot. Definitely, a step back in time that reminds you how far we’ve come. You have to be patient and have some time to read the information. It is really an old time museum.

Thank ADDallas
Reviewed 31 May 2017

A bit of history as Fort Worth is the only Stockyard available in the world. The museum highlights men and women who contributed to Texas history. The guide showed us one area that is still used today; the AUCTION. The difference is that Today it's...More

Thank Kare2Bme
Reviewed 31 May 2017

A cattle drive down the street, loads of pictures, a real cattle auction, and memorabilia as well as a long train ride are here. Many shops to purchase food, clothing, & souvenirs. The food inside the Stockyard was the best: BBQ, sweet potato fries, and...More

Thank almaanne
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Shows some old history of the Stockyards, lots of old buggies and wagons and a great history of winning rodeo riders and supporters

Thank agn610
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My wife and I did not leave ourselves enough time to see all the Stockyard had to offer. We just walked around trying to see all we could in an hour. As we passed by the museum we decided to stop in and were very...More

Thank 10ringtraveler
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We really enjoyed the cattle run! Just don't go during the hot summer days. Make sure to have on your walking shoes.

Thank Detra B
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