Area Attractions

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Hyatt Place Fort Worth Historic Stockyards

132 East Exchange Avenue
Fort Worth, Texas, United States, 76164



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Local Attractions

Cowtown Coliseum

Located just across the street from our hotel, The Cowtown Coliseum has become a prime breeding ground for the best talent in American Rodeo. Their amateur & professional athletes are some of the best in the world and many go on to win sanctioned events globally.

Fort Worth Stockyards

Visit the history book of the livestock industry in Texas. The Stockyards, designated a National Historic District, is a one of a kind location with many unique attractions including a daily cattle drive, museums, historic locations, dining and the world's largest honky tonk.

Billy Bob's Texas

Located in historic Ft. Worth Stockyards and just minutes from our hotel. Billy Bob’s Texas, the world’s largest honky tonk, hosts over 300 live music concerts annually, is home to live bull riding, a 4-Star restaurant and retail store; all in a world class, authentic Western venue.

Sundance Square

Sundance Square is a vibrant, award-winning entertainment district spanning 35 blocks in downtown Fort Worth. The multi-use development attracts more than 10 million visitors each year for dining, shopping, events, and performances. The district is named for the Sundance Kid, the famous partner of the outlaw Butch Cassidy. Their “Wild Bunch” gang would travel to downtown Fort Worth often to lie low and relax.

Fort Worth Zoo

The Fort Worth Zoo is a zoo was founded in 1909 with one lion, two bear cubs, an alligator, a coyote, a peacock and a few rabbits. The zoo now is home to 7,000 native and exotic animals and has been named as a top zoo in the nation by Family Life magazine, the Los Angeles Times and USA Today, as well as one of the top zoos in the South by Southern Living Reader's Choice Awards. The Fort Worth Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).

The Fort Worth Herd

The Fort Worth Herd presents Stockyard visitors with a glimpse into Fort Worth's rich Western heritage with the world's only twice-daily cattle drive. In preserving its heritage as Cowtown, the City of Fort Worth has its own herd of 16 Texas Longhorns – one for each decade of Fort Worth's 160-year history.

John Wayne: An American Experience

Sprawling over 10,000 square feet, the John Wayne: An American Experience exhibit is structured to give you an intimate tour of the life of John Wayne. Starting with his early childhood and career, each room highlights an aspect of The Duke’s legacy. Located in the Historic Exhibits Building on the corner of Exchange St. and Rodeo Plaza.

Mule Alley

Guests can take a step back in time to experience western heritage at Mule Alley in Fort Worth. Enjoy many outdoor restaurants offering patio seating, live music venues, one of a kind shopping and unique workspaces all within 180,000 square feet of restored brick horse and mule barns.


H3 Ranch

Named one of the best steakhouses in the Fort Worth/Dallas area, Hunter Brothers’ H3 Ranch, Live Hickory Wood Grill offers a wide variety of steaks, rainbow trout, lip-smackin’ ribs, chicken, spit-roasted pig and much more.


MB Mercantile & Supply

With equal measures of nostalgia, inventive merchandising, dramatic displays and modern twists. MB Mercantile & Supply delivers, with artistry and style, memories, fabulous finds, and photo ops galore. Visit us on Mule Alley in the Fort Worth Stockyards.

Family Friendly Events

Fort Worth Herd

The Fort Worth Herd is the world’s only twice daily cattle drive. Steers can be viewed before and after cattle drives in their pens behind the Livestock Exchange Building on East Exchange Avenue.

Legends of Texas Gunfight Shows

Legends of Texas is an organization that understands the value of preserving history, particularly American History between 1835 and the early 1900’s. To provide a taste of this era, Legends holds events like re-enactment gun fights.