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Things to do in Tarrant County

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Mexican Restaurant
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“Iconic Tex-Mex with an amazing outdoor patio and exceptional service. Their margaritas are delicious and Texas sized for sure!”
  • 54 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“If you enjoy spending money and walking around this is the place to go. Affordable outlet shopping mall with dining options.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Art Museum
“There are a variety of Sightseeing options in this area: World Class Museums, Dickies Arena, Fort Worth Rodeo Arena, Cowgirl Museum, Panther Island, Fort Worth Zoo, Casa Manana, Texas Christian University.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Great selection of high quality food. Produce is top notch, meat selection is superb & bakery is phenomenal!”
  • 39 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Dinning and Shopping Mecca! Upscale for sure and just super fun to walk around! ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“The Nancy Lee and Perry R. Bass Performance Hall provides a state-of-the-art location for the various major performing arts organizations of Fort Worth, as well as a premiere venue for other events, shows, and attractions for the public to enjoy.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Night Club
“Tons of sports bars, restaurants and live entertainment. There is karaoke here on certain nights. This is a great place to watch the game or just grab a bite to eat with the family. Check out their website for upcoming events. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Park
“The Fort Worth Water Gardens is a beautiful and refreshing oasis adjacent to the Fort Worth Convention Center. Designed by Philip Johnson, the Fort Worth Water Gardens is an architectural and engineering marvel to be enjoyed any time of the year. Visitors can experience a variety of water features as they wander through this relaxing urban park.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Fort Worth Museum of Science and History is nestled within the Fort Worth Cultural District and houses a variety of science and history exhibitions. The Museum's permanent exhibitions include: DinoLabs & DinoDig, Energy Blast, Fort Worth Children's Museum, Innovation Studios and the Cattle Raisers Museum, a "museum within a museum". The Museum hosts a variety of world-class traveling exhibitions, as well. The Museum is also home to the first Omni Theater, an IMAX Dome in the Southwest which features a 120-foot screen and the Noble Planetarium, which allows you to see more than 7,000 stars. The planetarium also features an exhibit area that contains large screens with up-to-the-minute views of the sun”
  • 25 locals recommend
Office
“Home of the Texas rangers baseball team. A great way to spend an evening in the new Rangers stadium with a great American game”
  • 10 locals recommend
Lake
“Can run and play with your canine. Restaurant on the lake. Boats to watch. See the Fireworks on Friday nights!”
  • 23 locals recommend
Park
“This park has everything ! Lots of hiking trails and wide open spaces. Beautiful scenery!”
  • 22 locals recommend
Café
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“If you're looking for brunch or a big breakfast, this is the place to go. Amazing coffee drinks, full and fun breakfast menu. Go.”
  • 31 locals recommend
University
“TCU is the local college that prospective students and parents can visit as well as parents and family from current students!”
  • 20 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“This great BBQ started out as a food truck which then turned into a restaurant now with two locations. The location on Magnolia is their first location with the second on White Settlement road. Both provide great food and service the second location better for larger groups”
  • 26 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Check out a Rangers Game while you are in town. Cheap tickets available in the upper-deck most games (weekends may be more difficult).”
  • 17 locals recommend