The town of Gruene, Texas, pronounced like the color "green," was founded in 1872 by German farmer Herman D. Gruene
Web Sites and Links
Gruene General StoreOffers flavored honey butter, preserves, salsa, fudge, and cookbook. Includes history, catalog, and online ordering.
Gruene HallCalendar, ticket information, and mailing list for Texas' oldest dance hall.
Gruene River CompanyRafting and tube rental, with Guadalupe River shuttle. Includes photos and prices.
Handbook of Texas Online: GrueneHistory of the city that is now within the city limits of New Braunfels.