German-Texan Heritage Society
Promoting Awareness and Preservation of the German Cultural Heritage of Texas

Annual Meeting

SAVE THE DATE! Join us for our Annual Meeting in Comfort, TX on August 8th & 9th, 2014

We are planning two days of exciting activities:

Friday, August 8th
Registration at Comfort VFW Hall, 626 Front Street, walking tour of downtown (many buildings in the National Register of Historic Places), informative speakers (presentations at VFW bldg.), Friday evening social at Roy Perkins’ behind Comfort Historical Museum, 838 High Street, followed by Folk Opera next to Treue der Union Monument.

Saturday, August 9th
Registration at Comfort VFW, narrated tour of the Comfort Cemetery, and grave dowsing demonstrations.  GTHS business meeting followed by catered lunch. Tour of Hermann Sons Altenheim Home and visit to historic Seidensticker home, followed by trip to Old #9 bat tunnel (smallest Texas State Park).  Carl Luckenbach will introduce us to his Luckenbach ancestors as we visit Luckenbach (of Willie Nelson fame), and we will conclude with a trip to Sisterdale. GTHS conference attendees are invited to stay for the Sisterdale VFW BBQ fundraiser and dance in Sisterdale Saturday evening. Attendees may also wish to visit several wineries in the area for “tastings”.

Click Here for the full Program and the Registration Form

Click Here to REGISTER ONLINE and SAVE $5 per person!


PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 507 East 10th Street Austin, TX | MAILING ADDRESS: GTHS PO Box 684171 Austin,TX 78768-4171
PHONE: (512) 467-4569| TOLL FREE: (855) 892-6691 | FAX: (512) 467-4574 | EMAIL: info@germantexans.org