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Museum Of Texas Handmade Furniture

Address: 1370 Churchill Drive, New Braunfels, TX 78130
Phone Number: (830) 629-6504
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Ranked #13 of 16 Attractions in New Braunfels
Type: Museums
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Type: Museums
Hours:
Tue - Sun 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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New Braunfels, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

And amazing find in New Braunfels. Just off Church Hill Road is the Handmade Furniture Museum. 9+ acre site holds the mid 1800s Breustedt-Dillen home which houses the largest collection of Handmade Texas Furniture, all produced by the German craftsmen who immigrated to the area. Don't think that this furniture is crude or made from cow horn. No, this is... More 

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Amarillo, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

This was the whole reason we went to New Braunfels! It might not be interesting if you don't like furniture, but if you do wood working or carving, this is a great place! You go on a guided tour through a house and a wood shop. The tour guide tells you about the furniture and the makers (New Braunfels residents... More 

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Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

German heritage and preservation at its best. Tour the facility, see how New Braunfels was in the beginning, and try to attend Folk Fest in April. You won't be disappointed.]

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New Braunfels, Texas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

This little museum complex is full of beautifully hand-crafted furniture from the 19th and early 20th century. Mostly made in Texas by German craftsmen.

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Bulverde, Texas, United States
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78 reviews 78 reviews
20 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

Today I went my my son to a field trip in the Heritage Village. The men and women who worked here were very helpful and patient with the fourth graders. The children were able to make dip candles and learned how to sew a button to a piece of fabric. They were then able to take home what they made.... More 

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Stonewall, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2012

Extremely interesting museum of handmade Texas furniture. Docents are well informed and give an interesting tour. The Director is engaging and seems dedicated.

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