Museum Closed | Monday, August 28 through wednesday, August 30

The Sid Richardson Museum will be closed for exhibition installation Monday, August 28 through Wednesday, August 30, and will reopen August 31. We are sorry for any inconvenience that this may cause.

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Focus Exhibition | Hide & Horn on the Chisholm Trail

Through August 27, 2017

Hide & Horn is a cattle trail-era focus exhibition featuring collectors' items that honor and illuminate the greatest migration of livestock in world history. Displays include an 1873 trail map and guidebook for drovers, one of the four most important books on the cattle industry and one of the best books about the Texas Longhorn cattle breed during the 19th century. (more)

Guide Map of the Great Texas Cattle Trail, from Red River Crossing to the Old Reliable Kansas Pacific Railway
Kansas Pacific Railway Company | Guide Map of the Great Texas Cattle Trail, from Red River Crossing to the Old Reliable Kansas Pacific Railway | 1873 | Guidebook | The Rees-Jones Collection

Life Along the Trail Tour

In celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the Chisholm Trail, Life Along the Trail, a Docent-guided adult tour exploring life for those moving West, will be offered weekday afternoons throughout the year. Request here to schedule a Life Along the Trail tour for your group of 10-50 adults.

Current Exhibition | Legacy

Legacy depicts the clash of cultures of the 19th century American West. The legacy of conflicts among cowboys, soldiers, explorers and Indigenous Americans during westward expansion continues to impact America today. The exhibition also celebrates Sid Richardson’s legacy of philanthropy and collecting art.

William G. Gaul | The Pow-Wow | ca. 1890 | Oil on canvas
William G. Gaul | The Pow-Wow | ca. 1890 | Oil on canvas


The exhibition features 42 of the Museum’s dynamic paintings of the 19th century American West by Frederic Remington, Charles M. Russell and their contemporaries along with three bronze sculptures by Remington and Russell and one Russell painting on loan from a private collection. (more)

Museum Hours

Mon-Thurs 9AM - 5PM
Fri-Sat 9AM - 8PM
Sunday 12PM - 5PM
FREE Admission
Closed major holidays
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Museum & store location

Location [map]
309 Main Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Museum Store Hours

Visit the Museum Store website to view extended store hours.

Free Public Tours

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The Museum offers docent-guided tours every Tuesday and Saturday at 2:00. Our regularly scheduled tours are FREE and open to the general public without reservations.

In addition, docent-guided tours, including school tours, can be scheduled for your group of 10 to 50 people. All guided tours are approximately one hour. The Sid Richardson Art Museum also houses a studio classroom where tour groups (kindergarden - 12th grade) can experience hands-on activities aligned with docent-guided tours.

Requests for a Guided Tour must be placed at least three weeks in advance so that a tour can be tailored for your group.

Click here for additional information regarding any of our tour options.



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