We are following the protocols set by the City of Fort Worth and do not require masks for entry.
Where can I buy tickets?
Avoid the line and purchase tickets online here. Please note there is a service fee. If you do not make your allotted ticket time, please check in at the front desk upon arrival and our staff will accommodate you.
What if i miss my allotted ticket time?
No problem! If you do not make your allotted time, please see the front desk when you arrive at the exhibit and our staff will accommodate you.
is this a traveling exhibit?
John Wayne: An American Experience is permanently located in the Fort Worth Stockyards.
Where are you located?
We are located in the Historic Exhibits Building in the Fort Worth Stockyards next to the Cowtown Coliseum and across the street from Mule Alley.
When are you open?
Monday – Sunday 9am – 6pm
Not open on Thanksgiving or Christmas.
Every Friday and Saturday we will be open until 7pm through Labor Day Weekend (September 4th)
Where should I park?
Find more information on parking in the Fort Worth Stockyards here
Do you offer any discounts?
Kids 5 & under free
Youth 6 through 12 $16.95
Military discounts available in store
Please contact us if you have a group event and we will get back to you on prices.
Yes! We welcome all ages to come and learn about John Wayne’s legacy!
Food & Drinks
Food and Drinks are not allowed in the exhibit.
Can I take photos?
We welcome and encourage you to take photos in the exhibit without flash, make sure to tag us on social media!
Please note: no tripods, selfie sticks, video cameras (phones and small point & shoot cameras are fine), or A/V equipment allowed in the exhibit.
How long does it take to tour the museum?
The exhibit takes about an hour to tour but feel free to go at your own pace.
Yes, we are ADA compliant.
Luggage in to museum?
As of right now, there is no place to store luggage in the exhibit so please plan accordingly before you arrive.