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Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District

131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
+1 817-624-4741
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US$ 71.98*
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Half-Day Guided Best of Fort Worth Historical Tour
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US$ 51.00*
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Billy Bob's Texas Honky Tonk
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Home to cowboys in addition to historic hotels and western-style shopping.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cattle drive” (1,003 reviews)
“old west” (280 reviews)
“longhorn cattle” (188 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
+1 817-624-4741
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Such rich history! Check out all the Texas shops, eat at famous Ricky's BBQ and watch the cattle drive! If you want to know what life was like in Fort Worth back when it was born, check this place out!!

Thank shaila7831
Reviewed yesterday

The stockyards historical district is very interesting and a great place to spend a couple nights and a day. The stockyards are there as well as the Stockyards Hotel where we stayed. It is next door to the stockyards. Billy Bobs is behind the stockyards....More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped in Fort Worth overnight during a long family road trip in July. I wanted something fun, inexpensive activity to entertain the kids. We're from Texas and I knew from the reviews that this attraction is somewhat of a tourist trap. Never the less,...More

Thank Muslimmomof3
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was a very neat experience. I brought my 3 teenagers. They enjoyed it. It was extremely hot outside but it was well worth it.

Thank Tiffany K
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was really fun!!!!! It was the National Day of the Cowboy so there was a parade and many shows! The herding longhorn cattle through the street was really interesting. We had so much fun!!!!

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found myself with some spare time in Dallas and made the trip to Fortworth Stockyards. The staff in the information centre were friendly and helpful. This is really set up more for families. There is a petting zoo, pony rides, a maze and a couple...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been here several times, there is a maze for kids, plenty of delicious restaurants to see, live bands out in front of the stockyard coliseum, the cattle drive is short - but very authentic and a nice experience to watch.

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you want to have a taste of what Texas used to be, don't miss a visit to this place. We went to the cattle walk at 11:00, had lunch at Riscky's BBQ and then went to the rodeo show. What a great way to...More

Thank PJRibadeneira
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Main Street is full of cafe's, old wares shops and quirky souvenir shops. The walking of the longhorns is interesting for overseas city folk. Probably allow yourself about 2 hours in the morning to do it all.

Thank Aussie001Sydney
Reviewed 6 days ago

We took the 1.5h cowboy tour which took us through the old stations, with an explanation of the interesting history (and the demise) of the town, showing lovely architectural details, through some of the stables, and ended with a short stopover at Billy Bob's honky...More

Thank Proefkonijn
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Karen W
5 February 2017|
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Response from Charlene M | Reviewed this property |
It's a little over a mile hike from the stockyards to old downtown Fort Worth. I enjoyed the steakhouse in old Fort Worth but they do have several places to eat there. There is a little mall there where we ate very good... More
30 December 2016|
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Response from NeverStopReaching | Reviewed this property |
By taxi or car, you're looking at about 15 minutes. Not really possible on foot.
19 November 2016|
Response from Dennis R | Reviewed this property |
They actually have a hotel just down the street we did not stay there but it looked very nice. It is called the Stockyards hotel jut look it up as stockyardhotel.