Fort Worth's oldest fire station is apt for an exhibit celebrating the city's history. This station housed active ... More
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Fort Worth's oldest fire station is apt for an exhibit celebrating the city's history. This station housed active firefighters from 1907-1980. In 1984, it reopened for the Texas Sesquicentennial with a new collection of memorabilia entitled "150 Years of Fort Worth." Photographs, assorted historical documents, paintings, posters and other artifacts from the late 1800s to the 1990s chronicle of the city's progress, from military outpost to cattle market to thriving modern city. Groups may schedule private tours two weeks in advance.
For a real taste of the Old West, come by the Stockyards area any afternoon and you will be treated
to a mini cattle drive sponsored by the City of Fort Worth. Fort Worth is proud of its Cowtown ...
Along the narrow streets of Stockyards Station you'll find storefronts from the late 1800s, which were renovated for tourism in
the 1970s. Stores are full of western memorabilia including paintings, leather goods, books, glassware and hundreds of other treasures. ...
Fort Worth's Water Gardens is a spectacular man made creation. A crown jewel of Fort Worth, it is often used
as a business, professional, wedding and tourist venue. Architects Philip Johnson and John Burgee were appointed by the Amon ...