The Richter's Pharmacy Museum & Events Center (Texas' Only Private Pharmacy Museum)
Our largest facility is a unique combination of lodging, events center and extraordinary museum. The Museum is an authentic replica of a turn-of-the-century drug store, with a working soda fountain and apothecary cabinets filled with elixirs, healing powders, and other curiosities from another time. The Events center is the ideal venue for parties, weddings, live entertainment, formal affairs, and business functions.
The Pharmacy sleeps six adults with one private bedroom, it is handicap accessible. It includes:
- Two Queen Sleeper Sofas
- Two Baths
- Conference Room
- Entertainment Sound and PA System
- 15'X40' Covered Beer Garden w/Fire Place
- Dance Floor
- Outdoor Bar
Rates: $150.00/couple and a $30.00 fee for each additional guest up to six people.
The Kraft Log Cabin (c.1850)
This log house was built in 1850 some miles from it's present site. It was moved log by log to the ranch in 1982. Typical of the early German immigrants, the original one room home housed six people. A later addition to the back and the side were added a bit later. The furnishings include handmade German pioneer furniture from August Carl Wilhelm Hartmann and Johann Jahn, all included in the new Texas Handmade Furniture by Taylor and Warren.
This cabin sleeps four with one private bedroom and a loft.
- One Bath
- Private Patio with Gas Grill
- Front Porch with Rockers
Rates: $135.00/Couple plus $30.00 for each additional per night, on multiple night stays. $150.00/Couple for a single night, plus the extra client fees.
The Main House
This plantation-like home was built and designed by noted architect W.S. Dillen and his wife Nan. In the simplicity of an earlier time, it reflects the design of the first homes in New Braunfels. Nestled in a grove of twelve ancient, majestic oaks. It holds the finest in antiques and paintings from this fifth generation family.
During your stay at Das Anwesen you will receive a home-cooked Hill Country breakfast served in the Main House Dining Room at 8:30am. An elegance from the past is experienced at our table. Antique china and silver help make the dining a memorable experience.
The breakfast includes many country breakfast favorites and your choice in beverages.
Lodging is only available in the main house for family and special guests, it is not rented to patrons. It sleeps 5.
- Two full size beds
- One 3/4 Size Bed (Larger than a twin)
- Sitting Area
- Shared Bathroom
The Clock Haus
This structer was built in downtown New Braunfels and served as the first clock repair business in the City. Slated for demolition, it was saved from destruction by the present owners. We continue to add period clocks to this important part of New Braunfels History. This one room, late Victorian example sleeps one couple, in the living room/bedroom combination.
- Queen Size Pull Out Couch
- Front Porch/Patio with Grill
- Mini Kitchen
- Private Bath w Double Shower and Antique Dresser
Rates: $110.00 for one couple per night. $125.00 off a single night (off season only).