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SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium transports you into the amazing underwater world. Prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from humble starfish and seahorses to graceful rays and powerful sharks. With an amazing 360° ocean tunnel, 30 display tanks and more than 5,000 sea creatures the aquarium is the perfect stop for family fun! To get any closer you would have to get wet!
3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy
The Bureau of Engraving and Printing’s Western Currency facility, one of only two locations in the U.S. that print money (Washington, D.C. being the other), offers free 45-minute guided tours on weekdays. Stroll along an elevated walkway and actually see money being produced below you. There are also plenty of displays and demonstration exhibits, plus artifacts like a turn-of-the-century spider press and an engraver’s bench. Uncut sheets of currency can be purchased at the Money Store.
9000 Blue Mound Road
Turn Downtown Fort Worth or the Stockyards into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history.
100 W. Weatherford Street
Fort Worth is where the West begins, and nothing embodies Western heritage better than the Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District. From the original brick walkways to the wooden corrals, every inch of the Stockyards tells the true history of Texas’s famous livestock industry. Located in the heart of the Fort Worth Stockyards, Stockyards Station exemplifies Texas by providing an exciting blend of old and new with historic walking tours and over 25 unique shops.
130 E Exchange Ave.
Overview Facility Info Events Yelp Social Media Enjoy the captivating beauty of the oldest botanic garden in Texas. Fort Worth’s Botanic Gardens are home to more than 2,500 species of plants in its 23 specialty gardens. Plan a visit to the world-renowned Japanese Garden, where the koi-filled pools, sculptured hillsides, crafted stonework and dramatic waterfalls provide a view of exotic conservation.
3220 Botanic Garden Blvd.
The Fort Worth Zoo dedicates staff time, resources and financial support to projects around the world. In 2015, the Zoo spent $9.8 million toward education, conservation and animal care.There’s always an adventure waiting for you at the Fort Worth Zoo! Check out the fun, educational activities we have in store for you. More nature. More wildlife. More fun!
1989 Colonial Pkwy.
The purpose of Log Cabin Village is to educate the public through the collection, preservation and interpretation of artifacts, representative structures, and other items of social and cultural significance to Texas’ pioneer era (1840-1890). We invite you to escape the present and experience the past… right here in the heart of Fort Worth. We can’t wait to see you here!
2100 Log Cabin Village Ln.
We may experience museum closures from time to time for special events. Please be sure to check for closure dates below before planning your visit. We offer guided tours which take approximately 40 minutes. To receive group tour rates, you must have at least 10 guests and make reservations prior to the date of your visit. Inclusion in the Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame is the highest honor we bestow on individuals who have shown excellence in competition, business and support of rodeo.
128 East Exchange
The Sid Richardson Museum educates, engages, and inspires its visitors to find meaning, value, and enjoyment in exploring its collection of paintings of the American West. The Sid Richardson Museum, a Fort Worth art museum located in historic Sundance Square, features permanent and special exhibitions of paintings by the premier Western artists, Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell. The works, reflecting both the romance and reality of the American West.
309 Main Street
The nationally acclaimed Fort Worth Zoo has been ranked the No. 4 zoo in the nation by 2017 USA Today readers' poll and the No. 1 attraction in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex by Zagat survey. Home to more than 500 animal species and a world-famous reptile collection, the Zoo supports wildlife conservation projects in more than 30 countries around the world. The institution’s focus on education and conservation is second to none, enhancing the lives of more than 1 million visitors a year.
1989 Colonial Pkwy