The time for haunted stories and ghost talks is nearly here. Amidst the town’s quaint little shops and brick walls, did you know that New Braunfels has shivering stories to tell too? Stories about love, loss, and mysteries. Here are our picks for the best places!
1. Faust Hotel
Opened in 1929, there’s no wonder that this hotel is haunted. Many people say that the original owner still walks its halls and sounds of children playing can still be heard even if no one is playing.
Address: 240 South Seguin Avenue, New Braunfels, TX 78130
Phone: +1 830-625-7791
2. Prince Solms Inn
A tragic love story floats inside this place. Stories say that a spirit of a woman in a flowing white dress is seen throughout the inn. Read the full story here.
Address: 295 East San Antonio Suite #202 New Braunfels, TX 78130
Phone: +1 830-312-5387
3. La Llorona at the Guadalupe River
You might have heard several versions of this story but the most basic story is about a woman who drowned her children in a river because her husband left her for a younger woman. La Llorona means “The Weeping Woman” and she is typically described as wearing a long white dress.
4. Comal County Courthouse
Employees in the courthouse say that a ghost of a former worker haunts the courthouse. If you happen to visit this place, see if you can feel the presence of Irene. Read true staff encounters here.
5. Naeglin’s Bakery
The oldest bakery in New Braunfels is quite haunted. Employees report that they hear children playing and objects getting moved around.
Address: 129 S Seguin Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130
Phone: +1 830-625-5722
Wouldn’t you be surprised if there’s a ghost tour around the town? Book a 90-minute walking guided tour to experience and feel these paranormal activities first-hand.
Learn more about it here.
Erin O. Wallace’s book, Haunted New Braunfels: A True Wild West Ghost Town, also narrates the spooky stories that roam around the town.
After your haunted adventure, visit 7 Monk’s Café downtown to shake off those fears! Taste some authentic Indian and Mediterranean cuisine in the heart of New Braunfels.
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This article is accurate as of the time of publishing. We always recommend calling every individual business to ensure their hours of operation remain accurate.
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