Museums & Living History
“From the virgin prairie, they built a town but their spirit filled it with life. Their traditions, costumes, mores & beliefs imbued it with faith, pride, industry, & laughter. We are what we are, today, because of them. Let us carry on their spirit!” — Everett Anthony Fey
Get back to the roots of New Braunfels at www.HistoryInNewBraunfels.com, you'll find videos, walking tours, museums, historical timelines and more.
Gruene itself has been added to the National Register of Historic Places, and many of the buildings that were rescued by Molak and Nalley have been awarded a Texas medallion from the Texas Historical Commission. It has also been recognized by the Texas travel industry as a premiere attraction for visitors, which is no surprise to its merchants and guests. Step back in time with a stroll along our Historic Gruene Walking Tour.
Downtown New Braunfels offers an upbeat retail and entertainment environment for visitors and residents alike.
Surrounded by the beauty of historic buildings, both great and small, Downtown New Braunfels is also the seat of the city and county governments and the heart of the community.
Step back in time with a stroll along our Historic Walking Tour.