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


Hours and Admission


General Admission:

  • Adults (18-64) $10
  • Seniors (65+) $8
  • Children (6 - 17) $8
  • Children (0 - 5) Complimentary
  • Museum Members Complimentary
  • Military with ID $8
  • College Students with ID $8
  • UTSA & Alamo Colleges Complimentary
    • (Students, Faculty, Staff with ID)
  • Groups of 10 $4/person
  • Second Sunday of the Month Free
ITC accepts cash, Discover, MasterCard, Visa, and traveler's checks. The museum does not accept personal checks.

Regular Operating Hours

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

ITC Library Hours

Monday - Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Holidays & Closures

The museum is closed:
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Eve at 3 p.m.
  • New Year's Day
  • Easter Sunday

Campus Carry Policy

With the exception of law enforcement officers, firearms will not be permitted inside the ITC facility. The Institute of Texan Cultures is classified as an exclusionary zone by UTSA. For more information, visit UTSA's campus carry policies page.

Downloadable Visitor Guides

Exhibit Floor Visitor Guide


ITC has limited parking available to visitors. Additional parking may be found in nearby municipal lots at varying prices.
Complimentary bus parking is provided to field trips and group tours. With Convention Center expansion and Hemisfair construction, routes to the bus lot have changed. Get directions.
Please refer to the parking map for more information.
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Public Transportation

The Institute of Texan Cultures is accessible via the following bus routes:
VIVA! Centro - Bus 301, $2.75 day pass
YELLOW Streetcar Route
Main bus routes 26 (Martin Luther King) and 30 (Rigsby)

Nearby stops include 13823 at Chavez & HemisView apartments, and 12553 at Chavez and Indianola.


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