The Oldest Dance Hall In Texas Is Just Outside Of Austin And So Worth A Visit

From the moment your boots hit the wooden floorboards, you’ll feel like you’ve gone back in time. Gruene Hall, built in 1878, is the oldest continually run dance hall in Texas. This iconic building has a life of its own. From the tin roof to the open dance floor, not much has changed within these historic walls. Dozens of famous artists have gotten their starts here, and this dance hall continues to cultivate new talent today. Make a day trip to Gruene Hall in New Braunfels. This amazing dance hall is just outside of Austin and so worth a visit.

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