Comal County Historical Commission

The primary purpose of the Comal County Historical Commission shall be to initiate and conduct programs suggested by the Comal County Commissioners Court and the Texas Historical Commission for the preservation of the historical heritage of Comal County. This includes a continuing survey focusing on the retention, conservation and preservation of historical buildings and other historical sites, private collections of historical memorabilia, or other historical features within Comal County, and to report the information collected to the Comal County Commissioners Court and the Texas Historical Commission. This includes documentation of historic resources shall help promote a better understanding of the County’s cultural heritage. Other objectives include helping promote the aims and goals of the Texas Historical Commission in Comal County including support for the Commission’s Texas Historical Marker Program and National Register Program in Comal County; encouraging cooperation among various historic, heritage and conservation groups and those individuals interested in preserving Comal County’s historic resources; and encouraging interest and participation in preservation activities throughout Comal County by promoting the educational and economic benefits derived from the conservation of our cultural resources.

El Camino Real De Los Tejas National Historic Trail Association Second Round Chapter Outreach Meeting-July 14, 2022, 10:00-11:00 AM

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Great Information and Picture Links
Individual Properties, Descriptions, and Pictures:
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  Texas Historical Commission
175th Anniversary of Comal County Mar 24 1846   Historical Photo Presentation of Das Waisenhaus (The Orphanage)
Historic Photos - Construction of Canyon Dam   Historic Cemeteries of Comal County
Courthouse Restoration Newsletter   El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail
Individual Properties, Descriptions, and Pictures

Adam Becker Homestead

Agricultural Society of Fischer’s Store

Anhalt Halle and Germania Farmer Verein II(Registration Data)

Arnold-Rauch-Brandt Homestead (Registration Data)

August and Karoline Tolle House

August Dietz Cottage

Braschler House

Breustedt House

Breustedt Kitchen

Church Hill School

Comal County

Comal County C.S.A.

Comal Power Plant

Comal County Courthouse

Comal County Fair

Comal Settlement

Cypress Bend Park Marker

Dr Theodor Koester Home

Early Settler's Home

Eggeling Hotel

Eiband & Fischer Store

Emmie Seele Faust Memorial Library

Esser's Crossin

Erhardt Neuse House

Faust Hotel

Faust Street Bridge

Ferdinand Lindheimer House

1918 Fire Station

First Patented Wire Fence

First Protestant Church

First United Methodist Church

Fischer Historic District (Registration Data)

Fischer House

1902 Fischer Store

German Pioneers in Texas

Gruene Cotton Gin

Gruene Hall

Gruene Home

Gruene Mansion

Gruene Mercantile

Gruene Mercantile-Original

Gruene, Texas

George Wilkins-Kendall Home

Guadalupe and the Comal, Junction of Two Important Rivers

Hermann Seele

Hinmann House

Honey Creek Historic District (Registration Data)

Holz - Forshage - Krueger Building

International & Great Northern Railroad

Jacobs Creek School Teacherage

Johann & Gertruda Walzem House

Johann Michael Jahn

John F. Torrey Early Mill and Factory

Joseph Klein House

Joseph Scheel House

Kloepper Richard & Ella Sodke House

Knibbe House and Marker

Landa Park

Louis Henne Company

Main Plaza Bandstand

Meriwether Milling

Mission Valley School

Heinrich Mordhorst Marker

Natural Bridge Caverns

New Braunfels First Settlers-Near River Crossing

New Braunfels Herald

New Braunfels Woolen Mill Steam Laundry

New Braunfels, Texas

Centennial Marker 1936

New Braunfels Schuetzen Verein

Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe Mission

Old Carl W. Groos Home

Old Krause Building

Old Lex Homestead

Old New Braunfels High School

Old Schmidt Home

Old Scholl House

Original Site of Mountain Valley School

Pantermuehl House

Phoenix Saloon

Pioneer Home (GeueHouse)

Plumeyer Bakery Building

Riley's Tavern (Registration Data)

Hunter Texas Marker

Saints Peter and Paul Church

Sattler Post Office

Sattler, Texas

Schoenthal School

Site of New Braunfels Academy

Site of Old Schmitz Hotel

Slumber Falls

Sophienburg Hill Marker

Specht's Crossing

Spring Branch Post Office

Stephen Klein Home

Startzville Marker

Telegraph Office/Station Marker and Narrative

The Grotto- Saint Peter & Paul Catholic Church

The Hofheinz House

The Moeller House

The Voight House

The 711 Ranch

The Wilhelm Weidner Homestead

Waisenhaus (Orphanage Marker)

Das Waisenhaus (The Orphanage) Presentation

Walzem Chapel

Walzem Homestead(Registration Data)

Weisser Dairy Farm-Pfeiffer Ranch

West End Park and Dance Hall Marker

Windwehen Home

Wurstfest Marker

Zions Kirche


Sophienburg Museum and Archive