Fort Worth Cultural District Walking Tour

Fort Worth Cultural District Walking Tour
Walking & Biking Tours > Walking Tours > City Walk
$20
Duration: 2 hours
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Description

Join a 2-hour tour of Fort Worth's Cultural District, which highlights the work of four leading architects in three world class museums. Witness the vision of Mr. Forth Worth, Amon Carter, whose work over the last 60 years has made the city a destination for travelers from around the world.

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.

Join a 2-hour tour of Fort Worth's Cultural District, which highlights the work of four leading architects in three world class museums. Witness the vision of Mr. Forth Worth, Amon Carter, whose work over the last 60 years has made the city a destination for travelers from around the world.