The Sophienburg - Photo Courtesy Joe Miller

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Sophienburg Museum and Archives hours are 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Tuesday–Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday.

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Celebrate Historic Preservation Month in May

The New Braunfels Historic Landmark Commission is hosting a  historic landmark “selfie” contest. Participants are encouraged snap a selfie of themselves at their favorite historical or cultural spot in town and post it to Instagram or Facebook using the tag #thisplacemattersnb to win one of several fun prizes.

Lindheimer’s Texas

Sense the passion frontier naturalists had for exploration and learning about the world. 'The Father of Texas Botany,' Ferdinand J. Lindheimer, along with other 19th century naturalists, lived and collected in Central Texas and pioneered the sciences throughout Texas. Not to be missed are actual plant specimens collected by Ferdinand Lindheimer. More…

Prize-winning watercolor by Myra Lee Adams Goff 2010-2011 Republic of Texas Museum Art Contest

Rent the Emmie Seele Faust Memorial
Library Building for Your Event

Sophienburg Museum and Archives hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.
Closed Sunday and Monday.


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