Whether you live here or you are planning to visit, here are some of our favorite free things to do in Fort Worth!
Are you heading to Fort Worth on vacation? Or do you live in Dallas/Fort Worth and need some ideas for free local activities? Either way, I’ve got you covered. Here are a list of our favorite free things to do in Fort Worth.
Trinity Park (This is the kids favorite park)
Botanical Research Institute of Texas
“The biking/cycling, running/walking trails of Fort Worth, Texas. Also features five boat launches for canoes, kayaks and sculls, equestrian trails for horseback riding, and fishing in a number of spots.”
“Take a walk through downtown and discover the people and events that shaped Fort Worth’s rich history.”
And when you want to cool off…
Sundance Square Plaza Spray Fountains
Amon Carter Museum – American Art
Check their schedule for new parent tours and other special kid friendly events
Kimball Art Museum – World Art (free permanent collection)
Monnig Meteorite Gallery (at TCU)
“The Gallery features over 1,450 meteorites and is open to the public”
“Features a light bulb that has been functioning for 102 years, a cowboy exhibition, among other things”
Admission is free (but they recommend a $2 donation per adult)
The Fort Worth Herd – twice daily
“Live longhorns are herded by cattlemen in full cowboy regalia, spurs and wagons included”
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.”
Did I miss one of your favorites? Let me know your favorite free spots in Fort Worth in the comments!
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