Gruene Historic District

Gruene Hall, the oldest dance hall in Texas is the main attraction in this district. It offers indoor and outdoor seating and also allows children inside.

If you like to visit part of American history then you must visit Gruene Historic District in New Braunfels, Texas. Gruene Historic District allows you to stay, eat and shop all at the same place.

Main Attractions

Gruene Hall, the oldest dance hall in Texas is the main attraction in this district. It offers indoor and outdoor seating and also allows children inside. There are a lot of bands and performances in the hall. Gruene Hall has a great ambiance along with some fantastic live music performances.

Accommodation

Gruene Mansion Inn is a boutique hotel with 30 rooms. This hotel was originally H.D.Gruene’s home.

Restaurants

You can partake in the best Texas dishes in Gruene Historic District. There are eateries offering outdoor dining and live music. You can sample homemade pickles and coffee made from freshly roasted beans.

Sample more than 50 flavors of olive oil and balsamic vinegar at The Gruene Olive Tasting Room. Pick up gourmet chocolates, pasta, sauces, and pesto as gifts for your friends and family. If you want to browse a large selection of wines then drop in at The Grapevine.

Shopping

From antiques to T-shirts you can find everything in Gruene Historic District. Purchase some handmade wood-fired pottery at The Barn. You can also enjoy watching pottery items being made. Luxury customized bath products, printed infant wear, uncommon socks, handcrafted jewelry, cowboy hats, handmade pecan candies are some other times you can pick up on your shopping expedition in Gruene Historic District.

This district also houses a unique toy shop with toys for everyone from children to adults. Natural Selection is a store that specializes in fossils, rocks, jewelry, and antiquities from abroad.

Other activities

You can enjoy fishing, whitewater rafting, or floating on the tubes and inflatable canoes on the Guadalupe or Comal rivers.