History and Heritage of New Braunfels

History and Heritage of New Braunfels

Students throughout Comal Independent School District celebrate their region’s cultural heritage through a multi-media exhibit highlighting the history of New Braunfels and surrounding towns.

November 11, 2016 – February 12, 2017

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Regular Operating Hours

Monday - Saturday
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Noon to 5 p.m.

General Admission  

Adults (18-64) $10
Seniors (65 ) $8
Children (6-17), Military w/ID
Members Free
Groups of 10 $5/person
Second Sunday of the Month* Free
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Directions to the Museum

The Institute of Texan Cultures is located at 801 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., at the corner of Chavez and Tower of the Americas Way (formerly Durango and Bowie). It is easiest to access from Southbound I-37, via the Chavez exit.  
*Suspended during Texas Folklife Festival/June


Turkish Texan Cultural Day

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Winter Celebrations 2016

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