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Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame

Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame

Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame is a museum based in Fort Worth, Texas. It honors men and women who have done something extraordinary in the field of business and lifestyle located in Texas. The location of the museum is in the heart of the historic Fort Worth Stockyards and it was opened in the year 2001. Later in the year 2007, new collections were introduced including “The Chisholm Trail Exhibit” and “The Zigrang Bit Collection. One can enjoy the view of the permanent historical and educational display at the museum. The museum has more than 100 inductees and each inductee has their own booth which exhibits personal memorabilia that is open for the guests to view. It is very noteworthy how this museum educates the young minds about the western cowboy and wagon history through their guided tours. The museum also has 3-station Exploratorium viz:

Packing for the Trail - The kids are shown how the cowboys would pack their horses for their trail.

Cowboy Alphabet – Children are shown how and why the horses were branded.

The Chuckwagon – It teaches about the supplies that were packed on the Chuckwagon for the trail drive. To stimulate the supplies magnets are made use of.

Some of the major attractions of the museum include:

-Adventures of the Cowboy Trail

-Meet Paint

-Zigrang Bit Collection

-Amon G. Carter Cadillac

-The John Justin Trail of Fame

-Chisholm Trail Exhibit


-The Sterquell Wagon Collection