Sam Houston Schoolhouse

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Sam Houston Schoolhouse
Sam-houston-school-maryville.jpg
Front of the schoolhouse
Sam Houston Schoolhouse is located in Tennessee
Sam Houston Schoolhouse
Sam Houston Schoolhouse is located in the US
Sam Houston Schoolhouse
Nearest city Maryville, Tennessee
Coordinates 35°48′7″N 83°54′16″W / 35.80194°N 83.90444°W / 35.80194; -83.90444Coordinates: 35°48′7″N 83°54′16″W / 35.80194°N 83.90444°W / 35.80194; -83.90444
Built 1794
NRHP reference # 72001228
Added to NRHP June 13, 1972[1]

Sam Houston Schoolhouse State Historic Site is a single-room log cabin-style schoolhouse in Maryville, Tennessee, built in 1794. Sam Houston taught at the school as a young man, before the War of 1812.[2]

Open to the public, the schoolhouse is a Tennessee state historic site operated under an agreement with the Tennessee Historical Commission. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1972.[1]

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