Sallisaw, Oklahoma: Sequoyah's Cabin

Sequoyah built this cabin, his last home, in 1829. In 1936 a small museum was built around it.
470288 OK-101, Sallisaw, OK
From Sallisaw drive north on US Hwy 59 for 3.5 miles. Turn right (east) onto Hwy 101. Drive seven miles. You'll see a sign for the Cabin on the right.
Tu-Sa 10-4 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Adults $5.
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Sequoyah's Cabin.

Sequoyah's Cabin

Sequoyah created the Cherokee written alphabet. His cabin is preserved here at a small indoor museum.

[Jessica Rowe, 01/18/2018]

The museum was built around the cabin in 1936 by the WPA. Sequoyah built the cabin himself in 1829. It was his last home, but he died no-one-knows-where, on a trip to find a rumored band of Cherokee in Mexico. October 2019: Photo added.

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