Sundance Square and Downtown Fort Worth

Lakes Trail Region
425 Houston Street Fort Worth, Texas 76102 (817) 222-1111
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Fort Worth earned its nickname of “Cowtown” as one of the busiest crossing points for cattle trails to northern markets. Later, it became a market for cattle itself. The mural on the side of the Jett Building in Sundance Square looks like a 3D sculpture – but it’s really a large, realist painting of two cowboys driving a herd of longhorn cattle. Historical markers are placed several places throughout downtown Fort Worth, commemorating the cattle drive era, including the Eastern Cattle Trail, Hell’s Half Acre, Thistle Hill, and a general history of Fort Worth – “Where the West Begins.”

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Sundance Square and Downtown Fort Worth

425 Houston Street Fort Worth, Texas 76102