Hang Out In New Braunfels Deep in the heart of the Texas Hill country lies beautiful New Braunfels. Founded in 1845 by German settlers, New Braunfels is overflowing with old world heritage and small town charm. Come visit our city with a Walking Tour, take in our great New Braunfels Museums, Historic Districts in New Braunfels, and Performing Arts in New Braunfels. Experience a mix of quaint architecture and modern fashion while exploring the shopping scene in downtown New Braunfels, relax in the Gruene Historical District, or join in on any of Greater New Braunfels Activities and exciting events. Need a new place to go for Spring Break? New Braunfels is the perfect place for a family-friendly Spring Break with plenty to do for younger children through teens and something for parents, too. Our new app will guide to all the great places around town and the surrounding area. From restaurants to local arts events, you'll find it all here.