A Bit of Germany in the Heart of Texas

The Beethoven Maennerchor’s purpose is to preserve German song, music, and language.  It is the one of the oldest German singing societies in Texas.  Under the parent organization of this men’s chorus are the Damenchor (women’s chorus), the Kinderchor (children’s chorus), Germania Chor (mixed chorus), Concert Band, and Dance Band.  In addition, the Beethoven hosts the Volkstanz Verein (German Folk Dancers).  The organization is designated as a 501c(3).  Please check out our calendar section to see our list of fun activities including Gartenkonzerts, Oktoberfest, Kristkindlmarkt, and First Friday events.

The  Beethoven Halle und Garten is located in downtown San Antonio, in the historic King William District.  The main building features a large performance space, which is used for concerts as well as other activities.  Adjacent to the house is the Garten, which is the site of our Gartenfests & Oktoberfest.  A neighboring building, the Kuest Haus, is currently being renovated for use as a museum.  The Halle und Garten are available to rent for functions, please call the main number for information.