Experience John Wayne at the Ft. Worth Stockyards
To have beheld John Wayne, in person, as the persona or the man behind it, was truly an experience. The larger-than-life American icon of film and television was a beloved household name. Men wanted to be the Duke, children looked up to him. He had a robust love for America and all of its people regardless of color or creed.
The John Wayne: An American Experience exhibit at the Ft. Worth Stockyards implores all of its visitors to immerse themselves in the life and times of one of America’s most beloved entertainers.
From the exhibit page:
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, where you can immerse in patriotism through Grammy-nominated original poems, recited by John Wayne. Also never-before-seen family photos and correspondences. Retail space, with limited-edition items including apparel, fine art western photography, and western accessories. Enjoy a beverage in the Lounge, featuring Duke Bourbon.
Sunday – Saturday 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
2501 Rodeo Plaza
Fort Worth, TX 76164
John once famously said, “Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.” It is that very hope, one for better times ahead for everyone, that he stood for in life and even now after death.
Visit https://www.johnwayne.com/experience to get tickets.
Company Name: John Wayne Foundation
Contact Person: Jillian Grupe
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Country: United States