Discover Fun and Exciting Fort Worth Attractions

Figuring out what to do on vacation usually isn't a problem, but when there are too many Fort Worth attractions to choose from, it can make things a little overwhelming. Being able to get up and leave your Fort Worth Bed and Breakfast and then head out to have some fun makes everything that much easier, so consider these exciting attractions when you happen to be visiting this big, beautiful city.

Stockyards Museum
131 East Exchange, Suite 110
Fort Worth, TX 76164
(817) 625-5082
www.stockyardsmuseum.org
 
You will find this Fort Worth attraction located in the Livestock Exchange building which was built in 1903. You will find many historic things here that you won't find anywhere else in the state. In fact, many writers and genealogists, as well as historians visit the museum every year along with thousands of others from around the world. Get to know the Stockyards intimately while exploring the several different areas of interest throughout the museum and the surrounding areas.

Cowtown Cattlepen Maze
145 E. Exchange Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76164
(817) 624-6666
www.cowtowncattlepenmaze.com

This human maze is bigger than life, and provides an afternoon of fun for everyone. The wooden pathways that make up the maze are changed on a consistent basis so visiting this Fort Worth attraction more than once while on vacation is bound to turn up new experiences. There is 5,400 square feet of maze to get through at any given time, and special check points throughout the maze can be found for special prizes given out at the end.

Cowtown Opry
131 E. Exchange Ave. Suite 140
Fort Worth, TX 76164
(817) 366-9675
www.cowtownopry.org

This venue offers you the best in true, historic preservation through Texas heritage music. Catch a show every Sunday afternoon right on the steps outside the historic Livestock Exchange building. Depending on the time of year, the Opry sets out in parades throughout the stockyard. One thing is for sure- if you are lucky enough to catch a show, you will quickly learn why country music in Texas is so special and deserves being preserved.

National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame

1720 Gendy St.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
(817) 366-4475
www.cowgirl.net

Experience how the cowgirls of the nation inspired change and helped shape the country as we all now know it. Interactive exhibits are found throughout the museum, and photos of popular, famous and plain old funny cowgirls can be admired. Hop on the Bronco while you are there and the museum will record a video of you riding in a rodeo, complete with old school backgrounds. And before you leave to head back to your Fort Worth Inn, don't forget to check out the 200 ladies who were inducted into the hall of fame since it's inception in 1975. Some of these women date back all the way to the 1800s.