Marker Text: Founded in Republic of Texas, 1845. By Prince Karl of Solms-Braunfels. Focal point of German immigration to central and western Texas.
Sent men, goods to confederacy, in Civil War.
Historic, recreational, tourist center. Site of Landa Park and Sophienburg Museum. The Comal is known as shortest larger-volume river in U.S. (1964)
Marker No: 3575
Aluminum 20 x 20 Subject Marker
Location: Highway 81 east of New Braunfels (about 1/2 mile east of Business 35 & Highway. 46 intersection