Scholz Garten

Scholz Garten (HMHM5)

Location: Austin, TX 78701 Travis County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 16.661', W 97° 44.186'

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German immigrant August Scholz (1825-1891) opened Scholz's Hall at this site in 1866. About the turn of the century, this building replaced the original hall. A German social club, the Austin Saengerrunde, purchased the property in 1908 and added the adjacent hall. The Texas legislature honored Scholz Garten in 1966 as "A gathering place for Texans of discernment, taste, culture and erudition, epitomizing the finest traditions of magnificent German heritage in our state."
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HM NumberHMHM5
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Marker Number12245
Year Placed1967
Placed ByThe Texas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 1:47am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 621532 N 3350231
Decimal Degrees30.27768333, -97.73643333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 16.661', W 97° 44.186'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 16' 39.66" N, 97° 44' 11.16" W
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Area Code(s)512
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin TX 78701, US
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