Gruene's Hall

Gruene's Hall (HM1CVD)

Location: New Braunfels, TX 78130 Comal County
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 44.298', W 98° 6.258'

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Built in 1878 as a saloon and social hall for area cotton farmers, this is believed to be one of the oldest dance halls in Texas. Christian Herry (1854-1917) built the hall under the direction of town developer Henry D. Gruene, for whom many of the farmers worked. The center of the community's social life for over a century, the large one-story structure features a "false front" entry with asymmetrical window and door arrangements.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1988
Marker Number2296
Year Placed1988
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
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Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 10:50am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 586615 N 3290123
Decimal Degrees29.73830000, -98.10430000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 44.298', W 98° 6.258'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 44' 17.88" N, 98° 6' 15.48" W
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Area Code(s)210, 512, 830
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1281 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels TX 78130, US
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