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This mission-style structure is located in Fort Worth, Texas.
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131 E Exchange Ave, across from Stockyards, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8212
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

We love visiting historic buildings. This one has a great story of the cattle drive and early meat packing days of Armour and Swift. Photos are outstanding, seeing that many cattle in one place and processing onto the rails for shipment east. Walls are covered...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BearGuy60
Reviewed 20 October 2018

It is a great thing to understand why the stock yards ever existed. To think they drove the cattle from here. The cowboy is an interesting creature. They make you want to go out and buy a pair of boots!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CTMerebear
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Gone are the days of past. This live auction is indoors with tv and computer screens. An Auctioneer is rapidly calling. Pretty interesting with an attached museum and various displays.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank trra
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This building is in awesome shape, restored to its glory, and it is still being used today by current businesses. Walk around the inside of the building hallways and experience the arcades, balconies, woodwork, glass doors, etc. Wonderful.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JCitytraveler701
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Great area to visit and all around. Cattle drive at 11 and 4. Many gift shops to browse around in. Parking $7 weekdays, $10 weekends. Texas longhorn available if you want to sit on and have your photo taken

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ja2015314
Reviewed 28 August 2018

There is a small museum with lots of good items to view and good information to share. Also a small gift shop with some fun items and great books. The hallways are full of plaques about people of importance, too.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Y6960BVsusanm
Reviewed 1 August 2018

You have to see it all, including the Stockyards and eat there as well. Food is good, art galleries some times treat you with wine and tapas. Christimas time is adorable. A must go place.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank wim313
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Enjoyed walking around in the area and visiting all of the associated buildings. Wonderful old building character.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sah227
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We enjoyed seeing the cattle drive but not very exciting...just longhorns going down the street with cowboys.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Robert T
Reviewed 12 March 2018

This is a great place for real authentic history. A must see for young children to get a real feel of the stockyards.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Bonnie N
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Response from Dan F | Reviewed this property |
Twice a day, 11 am, 4pm. Stand in front of the visitor center for best view.
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