Gruene, Texas

Gruene is a German-Texan town in Comal County in the U.S. state of Texas. Once a significant cotton-producing community along the Guadalupe River, the town has now shifted its economy to one supported primarily by tourism. Gruene, a German surname, is now a district within the city limits of New Braunfels, and much of it was listed in the Natio…
Gruene is a German-Texan town in Comal County in the U.S. state of Texas. Once a significant cotton-producing community along the Guadalupe River, the town has now shifted its economy to one supported primarily by tourism. Gruene, a German surname, is now a district within the city limits of New Braunfels, and much of it was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on April 21, 1975. The city is known for its German-Texan heritage and architecture and many residents of Gruene and New Braunfels are descendants of the first German settlers.
  • Location: Both sides of Sequin, New Braunfels, and Austin Sts., Gruene, Texas
  • Area: 25 acres (10 ha)
  • Built: 1850
  • Built by: Christian Herry
  • Architectural style: Late Victorian
  • NRHP reference No.: 75001962
  • Added to NRHP: April 21, 1975
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