- Historic Sites
The Sophienburg Museum contains artifacts and displays of early life in New Braunfels, with particular focus on its German pioneers.
The Museum relates local history through the display of aritfacts and displays of early life in New Braunfels. Visit the Sophienburg Museum and take a delightful trip back to the mid 1800's when New Braunfels was founded by Prince Carl of Solms Braunfels. Hundreds of artifacts and exhibits help transport the visitor to a much different time when hardships dealt with nature and overcoming the elements.