Catch the only twicedaily cattle drive in the state right in the heart of the Stockyards National HistoricDistrict. Throughout the walkways followthe bronze markers of the Texas Trail of Fame – honoring individuals who havemade significant contributions to the Western way of life. Nearby, a largebronze statue will put you right in the middle of a cattle drive. A gift of artist and rancherT.D. Kelsey, and his wife, Sidni, to the Texas Longhorn Breeders Association ofAmerica, “Texas Gold” is one of the largest cast bronze statues in the world.
The StockyardsMuseum collection includes early photos and artifacts showcasing the rolecowboys had in enhancing the livestock industry in Texas.
And don't forget to pay a visit to theCowtown Coliseum, a 3,418-seat arena that plays host to weekly rodeos – alegacy of the cattle drive era. In addition, the Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame features an exhibit honoring the Chisholm Trail.
Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District
Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame