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Fort Worth, Texas: Midnight - World's Greatest Bucking Horse

The horse was named Midnight (1910-1936), and he's depicted lifesize with his hind legs kicked in the air and a rider landing neck and shoulders down in the dirt. Sculpture by artist Jack Bryant, 1984.

1300 Gendy St, Fort Worth, TX
Across from the National Cowgirl Museum at the Amon G. Carter Jr. Exhibits Hall.
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Midnight - World's Greatest Bucking Horse.

Midnight - World's Greatest Bucking Horse

There are other cool statues in the area as well.

[Betty, 11/04/2022]

More cowboys being thrown off things?

Midnight sculpture.

Midnight - World's Greatest Bucking Horse

The statue of Midnight is in the middle of a really nice cowboy/cowgirl complex. There was parking you had to pay for so we pulled to the side of the street for a quick picture. My daughters felt more sorry for the thrown rider than they did for the legendary horse.

[James, 06/30/2013]

Nearby Offbeat Places

National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of FameNational Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame, Fort Worth, TX - < 1 mi.
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In the region:
Water Tower Windmill, Grapevine, TX - 21 mi.

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