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Sam Houston School House

Historic Site or Trail
Sam Houston Schoolhouse – Brian Stansberry

Historic Sam Houston Schoolhouse is named for the great statesman and pioneer from East Tennessee. Sam Houston was adopted at age 16 by Cherokee Indians in Tennessee, who called him Co-lonneh, or "the Raven." In 1812, when he was 18, he took the job as teacher to pupils from age six to 60 during a term that begun after corn planting in the spring and lasting until harvest and cold weather in the fall. More info:


Tuesday through Saturday from 10AM-5PM. Sunday 1PM-5PM. Closed Mondays and Major Holidays

Seasons Open

Closed the month of January

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