Membership Sam Houston Historic Schoolhouse Association – We are organized and operated by dedicated volunteers. The schoolhouse is supported through its membership. If you have benefitted from the programs at Sam Houston Schoolhouse, please consider becoming a member & help preserve this historic site for future generations.


Annual renewal or individual membership = $10

Annual family membership = $15

Contributing member = $25

Lifetime membership = $200


BENEFITS: All members receive free admission throughout the year of your membership. Lifetime members receive free admission for life! In addition, members may attend the annual members get together & voting rights for board member elections. At that meeting, you will receive information related to the preservation of the schoolhouse grounds and its programs, but attendance is not required. NOTE: You must be at least 18 years of age to vote.Please consider membership to the Sam Houston Historic Schoolhouse Association, to help preserve this historic site for future generations!

Your membership supports the continuing preservation of the history and heritage of Tennessee.  It also ensures that we can create Living History for visitors to our proud state, for the hundreds of school children who visit here each year – and for you, our Association members.  Please join us in building the future on a solid foundation of Living History.

Bob & Mary Lynne Bell, Directors,

3650 Sam Houston Schoolhouse Rd.

Maryville, TN 37804


 “This project is funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Tennessee Historical Commission, a Tennessee Historical Commission State-Owned Historic Site.”

For more information please call the schoolhouse at 865-983-1550

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