Fort Worth Cultural District Walking Tour
Spend the day on your toes and enjoying a rich history and culture. You will enjoy world-class museums beautiful architecture and many more interesting and unique highlights from this great city. You'll see a landscape that is unlike anything else in the world. This is the place that you will remember for the rest of your life. You will get to see the works of many great architects and you will be able to marvel at how these buildings were put together.
You will see the Amon Carter Museum of American Art then you'll see that Kimbell and also the Renzo piano. These three great buildings were designed by four architects and you will get to see just how amazing and talented they are. You'll also see beautiful art that makes you really think about life and how things are sometimes. This is what art and culture are all about. You'll also see how they designed are that could stand up to even the worst weather that can be found in Texas.
The best thing about this tour is that you Avagard who explain everything to you as you go along. So no need to worry about getting lost or not understanding some of the things that you are seeing. Your guide will explain it all to you and you will get to just walk around and enjoy the sights. This place is one of the best in the entire world and you will get to enjoy it for a day. So get an introduction to some permanent collections and other exhibits in the Museums. It is time for you to just have a good time walking around and enjoying art.
Get a tour of the highly acclaimed Cultural District of Fort Worth. You'll see the works of four leading architects in three world class museums: The Amon Carter Museum of American Art designed by Philip Johnson; The Kimbell designed by Louis Kahn and Renzo Piano; and The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth designed by Tadao Ando.
Learn how each architect responds uniquely to the challenges of the Fort Worth environment and landscape, while providing shelter to artworks and visitors. Your guide will cover the life and times of the various architects and the unique problems and solutions that they encountered in displaying art in the unforgiving Texas weather. Get an introduction to the latest exhibits as well as the permanent collections in the three museums.
Please note: the tour operates in all weather conditions, so please dress appropriately. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Pickup & Return:
The steps of the Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX.
Tour ends at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.
Departure Times: 2:00pm
- Entrance fees to museums are free on Sundays
- Local taxes
- Professional guide
- Small-group tour
- Walking tour
Does not include:
- Parking in price of tour
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Dress code is smart casual
- Moderate amount of walking is involved
- Wheelchair accessible
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- Tour takes place in Fort Worth, which is approximately a 1-hour drive from Dallas