Fort Worth: Where the West Begins
Fort Worth is the thirteen-largest city in the United States and the fifth-largest city in Texas. Fort Worth is a cultural hub and home to several world-class museums, including the Kimbell Art Museum, which is considered to have one of the best art collections in Texas, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, and the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.
Education and job opportunities abound in Fort Worth’s 350 square miles. East Fort Worth is the home of Texas Wesleyan University (TWU), Bell Helicopter Textron, American Airlines, and two network television stations. It’s easy to find something fun to do with the city's abundance of indoor and outdoor activities. Downtown Fort Worth and Arlington entertainment venues are only ten to fifteen minutes away. Nearby, Tandy Hills Park, Oakland Lake Park and Gateway Park offer over 900 acres of park land to explore. You will find something worthwhile at every corner of Fort Worth and its neighboring cities.