Bass Performance Hall
Performing arts center located in the heart of downtown Fort Worth. Offering the best of Broadway shows and concerts, as well as events presented by Fort Worth Opera, Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Van Cliburn Foundation and Texas Ballet Theater.
The Nancy Lee and Perry R. Bass Performance Hall provides a state-of-the-art location for the various major performing arts organizations of Fort Worth, as well as a premiere venue for other events, shows, and attractions for the public to enjoy.
Bass Hall as an iconic theatre where they host plays, musicals, and operas. Bass Hall is located in Downtown Forth and is a great location to get some sight-seeing in! Everything is walking distance.
Home to Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Fort Worth Opera and Texas Ballet Theater. This also hosts Broadway Productions and other traveling performances. Located by Sundance Square, tours can also be booked or this beautiful performance Hall.
“Designed by renowned architect Philip Johnson (1906-2005), the Amon Carter Museum of American Art houses a preeminent collection of American art including painting, sculpture, and works on paper; it has been a Fort Worth institution since 1961. The collection spans early nineteenth-century expeditionary art to mid-twentieth century modernism and includes masterworks by artists such as Frederic Church, Stuart Davis, Arthur Dove, Thomas Eakins, Winslow Homer, Georgia O'Keeffe, and John Singer Sargent. The museum is one of the nation's major repositories of American photography and holds the archives of luminaries such as Nell Dorr, Laura Gilpin, Eliot Porter, and Karl Struss.”
“Home to more than 2,500 species of plants in its 23 specialty gardens, the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens is the oldest botanic garden in Texas. Visit the world-renowned Japanese Garden, where the koi-filled pools, Japanese architecture, meticulously-maintained plants, and dramatic waterfalls create a serene environment for this strolling garden. Follow the winding paths through luxuriant, tropical foliage in the 10,000-square-foot conservatory. Stop and smell the roses in the European-style rose garden filled with vibrant colors, velvety petals, and zestful aromas that will stimulate your senses. Take a walk past 13 interactive, educational stations on the elevated boardwalk that winds through a forest of native trees. Enjoy a meal in The Gardens Restaurant and shop in one or both of the Garden's gift shops where you will find unique merchandise that appeals to the eye and to gardening interests.”
“HOME TO MORE THAN 7,000 NATIVE AND EXOTIC ANIMALS AND SEVERAL INDOOR AND OUTDOOR EXHIBITS.”
“The Museum offers half-price tickets on Sundays and FREE admission on Fridays! They have a ton of cool exhibits that come through, so check out their website when you are in town!”
Point of Interest
“"Panther Island Pavilion (PIP) is a scenic venue on the Trinity River with the beautiful downtown Fort Worth skyline as a backdrop. The venue provides multiple stages including the only waterfront stage in Texas and an indoor stage in the Shack, a 10,000 square foot building onsite. The venue caters to a wide variety of public events such as concerts, festivals, runs, bike rides and more! In addition to hosting events, Panther Island Pavilion offers a sandy beach which provides public access to the river seven days a week for paddling, tubing, fishing, and swimming. Backwoods Paddle sports at Panther Island Rentals is located on site and oversees the watersports rentals. With two public kayak launches, you won’t find a better place to paddle than Panther Island Pavilion."”