Say Howdy in Fort Worth, the City of Cowboys & Culture
The City of Cowboys & Culture is the 16th-largest city in the United States and one of the top tourist destinations in Texas. Fort Worth is comprised of seven primary entertainment districts each offering distinct dining, shopping, entertainment and cultural amenities. Here you can enjoy a range of experiences: from the Fort Worth Ale Trail and NASCAR racing to rodeos, world-class museums, cowboy cuisine and a twice-daily cattle drive.
Also known as the “Cultural Capital of the Southwest”, Fort Worth is home to a world-renowned Cultural District with five world-class museums housing some of the most important works of art of the 20th century, including the only Michelangelo in the Americas.
Did You Know?
- Fort Worth is home to the oldest stock show and rodeo in the country- the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show.
- Fort Worth hosts the world's only twice-daily cattle drive in the Stockyards National Historic District.
- 60 percent of America's paper money is printed at the U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing Western Currency Facility in Fort Worth
- One of Bonnie and Clyde's hideouts from the law was the historic Stockyards Hotel in Fort Worth.
- The 70+ lanes of bicycle and horseback riding trails along the Trinity Trails allow visitors and locals to access the entire city alongside the Trinity River.