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“It ain't NY, NY” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cultural District

Cultural District
Fort Worth, TX (Cultural District)
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Ranked #29 of 97 attractions in Fort Worth
Type: Historic Walking Areas, Historic Sites, Art Museums, Gardens
Activities: City walk sightseeing, Dining
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Owner description: An area of world-class and world-renowned museums encompassing the Amon Carter, The Kimbell and the Modern.
ft worth
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140 reviews 140 reviews
15 attraction reviews
Reviews in 53 cities Reviews in 53 cities
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
“It ain't NY, NY”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

...but on a per capita basis for art wealth, it kicks some butt. You will wonder how so much good stuff found its way to Cowtown. Start with The Modern and work your way North.

Visited September 2012
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Fort Worth, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
“The best part of Fort Worth”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

My very favorite part of Fort Worth. There's a treasure every direction you look. Museums, restaurants, gardens - a great place to spend the day!

Visited September 2012
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Dallas, Texas
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101 reviews 101 reviews
30 attraction reviews
Reviews in 27 cities Reviews in 27 cities
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
“Great for Texas”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

This is not NYC or Chicago, but for a Texas city the Cultural District is great. Check the Botanic Gardens and especially the Japanese Garden; the architecture of all the museums is very interesting, and Kimbell Art Museum is probably one of the best small museums in US.

Visited September 2012
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Arlington, Texas
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158 reviews 158 reviews
47 attraction reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
“absolutely wonderful and a "must see"”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

For "Cowtown", visitors would not expect to see some of the top art exhibits in the world, but that is exactly what is in store for those who visit the Kimbell. You can be stunned by more modern works of art at the Modern. In addition, the science museum off Montgomery street is a site to see for sure. Make sure you hit all the sites in the Cultural District. You won't be sorry.

Visited August 2012
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Fort Worth, Texas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
25 attraction reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
“Kimball Art Museum, Modern Art Museum, Amon Carter, and more”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

You can spend a day or two in some of the country's great art museums and all for free. Not mentioned, but worth a visit, especially if you have kids are the FW Museum of Science and History as well as the National Cowgirl Museum. All can be walked, including some great food on the near South 7 area.

Visited August 2012
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