Local Attractions


Sundance Square: Just minutes by foot from the Convention Center, Sundance Square is home to a wide range of cultural and artistic venues, shopping, excellent restaurants, and bars.

Fort Worth Water Gardens: Right outside the Convention Center are the historic Water Gardens.  Take a walk around the gardens and enjoy the various waterfalls and vegetation.

Hiking along the Trinity River: A short walk from downtown takes you to the Trinity River hike and bike trail.  Take a nice walk, jog or ride along the river.  Horseback riding is also available.

Fort Worth Stockyards: Fort Worth’s Western heritage is on vibrant display in the historic Stockyards District. The Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame, a twice-daily cattle drive, the world’s largest honky-tonk and a veritable stampede of authentic hitching-post saloons all await you in the Stockyards.

Cultural District: The Fort Worth Cultural District features five internationally acclaimed museums in a beautiful, park-like setting.   The Kimbell Art Museum has one of the best collections of art in Texas. The Amon Carter Museum is home to one of the most extensive collections of American art in the world and the Modern Art Museum features art in all media since the 1950s. The Sid Richardson Museum offers a collection of art displaying the American West.   And the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame immortalizes the lives of the pioneering women of the American West.

The Fort Worth Botanic & Japanese Gardens are a short drive from downtown and offers 110 acres of luscious scenary.

Music Scene: Fort Worth loves live music,  honky-tonks, intimate jazz bars, free concerts in the park and symphonies at Bass Performance Hall give visitors a wealth of unique musical options.

7th Street District: Just west of downtown, the 7th Street District offers exquisite dining facilities.

Dining and More: Check out dining options and more information on City of Fort Worth's website - Like a Local, Things to Do, ...

New York Times’ Top 11 Things to Do in Fort Worth, Texas

Fort Worth Downtown Walking Map