Sam Houston Schoolhouse State Historic Site

3650 Old Sam Houston School Rd.
Maryville, TN 37804- Map It
(865) 983-1550

AAA Editor Notes

Sam Houston Schoolhouse State Historic Site is 2.6 mi. n.e. on Wildwood Rd., then .4 mi. n. on Old Sam Houston School Rd. to 3650 Sam Houston Schoolhouse Rd. This log cabin schoolhouse was built in 1794, two years before Tennessee became a state. Sam Houston, later commander of the Army of Texas, governor of Tennessee and Texas, and president of the Republic of Texas, taught area residents here when he was 18 years old. Displays relate to Houston and local history. Picnicking is permitted.
$3; free (ages 0-9).
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. by appointment, Feb.-Dec. Closed Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.