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Founded in June 2000, Fort Worth Scene is a leading provider of community information for art, entertainment, restaurants and theatre in Fort Worth, Texas. Our mission is to provide complete, up-to-date information about art, entertainment and all the activities in and around our town. Any business that deals in art, entertainment, restaurants, theatre or public offerings of this type are welcome to submit entries to Fort Worth Scene for publication. If you know of a business that provides art, entertainment, dining, theatre or cultural benefit to the community we would appreciate your sharing that.
 
 

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Fort Worth Museum of Science and History  
FW Museum of Science & History - The "Moo-seum Experience"
The "Moo-seum Experience" is almost here! In celebration of the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo
The Museum is announcing a brand-new exhibit, Step into the Stock Show! While spending the day at FWSSR, head over to the Museum's Current Science Studio to learn about some of the livestock you just met and the history of the Stock Show. Step into the Stock Show will be on display Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from January 14 - February 5. Did you know Fort Worth Museum of Science and History members get FREE admission to the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo? Purchase a membership this holiday season and receive FREE Stock Show admission from January 14 - February 5!

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J.M.W. Turner, Peace - Burial at Sea  
Kimbell Art Museum - Turner's Modern World
Exhibition on Display: October 17, 2021, through February 6, 2022 - Piano Pavilion
Called "a roaring, wondrous whirlpool of a show" (The Guardian), Turner's Modern World showcases the astonishing paintings of J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851). A modern painter for a modern time, Turner immortalized the inventions, events, politics and culture of his era in vivid and dramatic compositions. See the remarkable events of the early 19th century-from the proliferation of steam engines and whaling ships to the military and political battles at home and abroad-unfold across more than 100 works that reveal Turner's new and radical way of painting. Turner surpassed other artists by presenting contemporary subjects in a revolutionary style-an accomplishment that established him as one of the founders of modern art.
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Amon Carter  
Amon Carter - Thomas Moran’s Mount Superior
Exhibition on Display: August 28 - December 12, 2021
Be the first to see a major new acquisition by 19th-century landscape painter Thomas Moran! Would you believe that just out of view of this idyllic landscape are railroads, mines and quarries, and a booming metropolis? In the late 19th century, while urban development boomed and railroads expanded, the tourism industry promoted the ease and comfort of traveling to the West by rail alongside narratives of the “unspoiled” landscapes visitors would see on their travels. Featuring a long-lost watercolor by the acclaimed landscape artist, Thomas Moran's Mount Superior explores these divergent depictions of the American landscape through photography, works on paper, and popular culture ephemera from the period.
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Fort Worth Museum of Science and History  
National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame - Twelve Mighty Orphans - Behind the Scenes: Laura Wilson
Exhibition: June 8 - August 8, Featuring photography and props from the new film by Sony Pictures Classics. The film premieres June 11 in Texas and New York and nationwide on June 18. Photographer Laura Wilson is an Honoree in the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. Her son, Luke Wilson, plays a leading role in the movie, filmed on location in Fort Worth. "This exhibition will be particularly engaging for visitors because it combines the lens of Laura Wilson, an Honoree, with behind-the-scenes views and props from the movie," the museum’s Associate Executive Director Dr. Diana Vela said. 12 Mighty Orphans...
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The Modern  
The Modern - Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas
Exhibition on Display: June 20, 2021 - October 10, 2021
Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas, organized by the Philadelphia Museum of Art, features the artist’s most significant works and examines his contribution to the development of abstraction over a span of nearly five decades. The exhibition highlights the close relationship between the artist’s paintings, drawings, prints, and pastels, which are rarely shown together. The Shape of Ideas presents 49 paintings and 42 works on paper that reflect the many phases of a long and varied approach to artmaking. Show was organized by the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The exhibition was made possible by Emily and Mike Cavanagh and Constance and Sankey Williams, with support from the museum’s endowment through the Annenberg Foundation...
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Monnig Meteorite Gallery  
Monnig Meteorite Gallery - Hold a piece of Mars in your hand

Visit the gallery - Admission is always free
At the Monnig Meteorite Gallery, you can experience pieces of the Solar System up close and explore the mysteries of meteorites! Meteorites are the oldest materials known — older than any rock formed on Earth! Learn how to identify a meteorite, enjoy a hands-on encounter with different types of meteorites, and create your own terrestrial impact crater. For an "out-of-this-world" experience, bring your friends and family to get acquainted with our spectacular visitors from space. For directions and opening hours, please go to our visitor information page.
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National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum  
National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum - Family Safety Day

Family Safety Day with Tarrant County 911 District

NATIONAL MULTICULTURAL WESTERN HERITAGE MUSEUM FREE FAMILY SAFETY DAY WITH TARRANT COUNTY 911 DISTRICT. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. Date: SATURDAY, MAY 22, 2021. Time: 10AM-2PM, Location: The Ranch, 3534 E. Berry St., Fort Worth, TX 76105. Free Admission to Family Safety Day With Tarrant County 911 District. There will be fun activities, games, face painting, rock climbing wall, etc.
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The Cattle Raisers Museum  
Cattle Raisers Museum - Exhibit Galleries
The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Foundation’s mission is to preserve, promote and protect the rich heritage of ranch life and advance the future of the livestock industry in the Southwest for present and future generations. The Cattle Raisers Museum is located on the second floor of the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. It is dedicated to preserving and celebrating the vital history and science of the cattle industry. The experience tells the story of the cattle industry from its origins among the West’s early Spanish settlers, through the heyday of the legendary drovers, all the way to today’s modern range technology. The exhibits show the important role Texas and Southwestern cattle raisers play in protecting natural resources as frontline stewards of land, livestock and wildlife. Located In the Heart of Fort Worth's Cultural District
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Fort Worth Aviation Museum  
Forth Worth Aviation Museum - Historic Aircraft

PRESERVE - INSPIRE - EDUCATE
Get to know more about the local aviation industry at the Forth Worth Aviation Museum. Earlier known as the Veterans Memorial Air Park, the museum boasts of a collection of fighter air crafts such as the A-12 Avenger, F-8 Crusader, O-2 Skymaster and many more. Two museums are housed in the Fort Worth Aviation Museum such as the B-36 Peacemaker Museum and the Forward Air Controller's Museum. You can also participate in the number of activities that are hosted by the association to get a closer look at the aviation industry.
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Vintage Flying Museum  
Vintage Flying Museum - Take Flight Days

The primary mission of the Vintage Flying Museum is to preserve America's flying heritage in Word, Deed and Action. Over 200 members now support these efforts. Our goal is to give the public a hands-on approach to our aviation heritage by educational tours of our aircraft and learning about aviation history through our extensive artifact and memorabilia collection ranging from WWI, WWII, Korea and the Vietnam era. Programs such as our "Take Flight Days" are offered to students throughout the year. The collections are made available to the general public through the museum's many outreach activities.
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John Wayne: An American Experience  
John Wayne - An American Experience

Sprawling over 10,000 square feet, the John Wayne: An American Experience exhibit is structured to give you an intimate tour of the life of John Wayne. Starting with his early childhood and career, each room highlights an aspect of The Duke's legacy. For the film aficionados, an extensive gallery called the "Life on Screen" highlights the most iconic film props and costumes. In the "America, Why I Love Her" gallery, guests can immerse themselves in patriotism through Grammy-nominated original poems, recited by John Wayne. All patrons will have exclusive access to never-before-seen family photos and correspondences which have been thoughtfully curated by the Wayne family in order to give guests a holistic view of the icon, whose values translate...
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Stockyards Museum  
Stockyards Museum - We Are Open!

The Stockyards Museum showcases the rich history of the Fort Worth Stockyards and the north side of Fort Worth. There is a growing collection of artifacts, photos and exhibits that document everything from our Native American connections, the Chisholm Trail, the livestock market/stockyards to the Swift and Armour Packing plants. Visitors can experience why Fort Worth is known as "Cowtown" and learn how the Stockyards helped make Fort Worth the Texasmost city. "I have heard people say that the cattle industry made Fort Worth, but I am inclined to believe that Fort Worth had a lot to do with making the cattle industry in Texas" - J.S. Bridwell, Texas Rancher and Businessman
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Sid Richardson Museum  
Sid Richardson Museum - In A Different Light

The Sid Richardson Museum galleries are currently closed to on-site visitors but we invite you to experience our museum through our many and varied virtual offerings. Visit our virtual exhibition, In a Different Light: Winslow Homer and Frederic Remington and experience the works by these two masters on view from the Denver Art Museum, Amon Carter Museum of American Art, and the Sid Richardson Museum. The museum also hosts events and programs for all ages and experience levels for you to enjoy at home. Join us for a discussion, workshop, or hands-on studio experience and watch the art come alive for you and your family. We invite you to visit the calendar for upcoming programming.
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Christian Arts Museum  
Christian Arts Museum - Exhibits On Display

Museum has a special exhibit on display of Dr.Kenneth Wyatt's Giclee paintings of the Apostles. Dr.Wyatt is one of the most well-known and prolific Christian and Western artists of today. Dr.Wyatt included a painting of Paul in the collection. The history of the paintings will be shared during the visit to the museum. Many churches around the country have Giclee paintings of the collection. This beautiful art will be on display at the museum until April 10. The museums permanent exhibit is a life size wax depiction of Leonardo DaVinci's Last Supper. The Last Supper exhibit has been in Fort Worth since the mid 1950's. Ark of the Covenant model is now on display at the museum. The exhibit features a beautiful Ark created by Scott McCune.
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Fort Worth Memories  
Fort Worth Memories - Museum

Sharing memories of the past for all to enjoy in the future!

The Fort Worth Memories Museum is generously hosted by Classic Auto Detail Shop, owner Larry O'Neal. FWM was founded by Larry Oneal, Sept 14, 2014. Our mission is to leave a documented account of the history of Fort Worth from 1849 to present day. Most of the information on FWM Group Page is from the Larry Oneal Collection. Larry is a noted Fort Worth Historian, he does public speaking and events and he also founded the FWM Museum, that is open to the public.
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CR Smith Museum  
CR Smith Museum - Telling the History of Innovation

The CR Smith Museum preserves the history of American Airlines and explains what it takes to run the airline, as told through the perspective of the team members who work there. Through its activities, the Museum serves schools, the general public and American Airlines team members. The museum is committed to education, with a focus on hands-on, interactive learning. The CR Smith Museum is named for the innovative aviation pioneer and former President of American Airlines, Cyrus Rowlett Smith (1899-1990). The Museum opened on July 3, 1993, as the culmination of a two-and-a-half year fundraising and building effort led by American Airlines team members.
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