Main Plaza Bandstand

Main Plaza Bandstand (HM2EH5)

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N 29° 42.173', W 98° 7.489'

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Following a petition by local residents, the City of New Braunfels built its Main Plaza Bandstand in 1905. Neo-classical in design, it originally served as a stage for summer evening concerts by the Waldschmidt Fire Department Band. In 1926, with funding provided by the Women's Civic Improvement Club, workers raised the pavilion on a limestone base so a ladies restroom could be constructed with windows for light and ventilation. Today, the bandstand is a focal point in the city's landscape, symbolizing the central role music and community events played in the history of New Braunfels.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 2003
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HM NumberHM2EH5
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Year Placed2003
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
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Date Added Friday, February 22nd, 2019 at 10:02am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 584661 N 3286183
Decimal Degrees29.70288333, -98.12481667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 42.173', W 98° 7.489'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 42' 10.38" N, 98° 7' 29.34" W
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