Fruita Schoolhouse, Capitol Reef National Park

#25 of 27 in Things to do in Capitol Reef National Park
Architectural Building · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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  • The school represents a great part of the early history of the area. Built on land donated by Elijah Behunin, it was opened in 1896. The first class housed nearly two dozen students of all ages in...  more »
  • This tiny one room schoolhouse is quite charming and well maintained. There was an attendant there whose relative used to teach there. He gave details of what it was like when the school was still.....  more »
  • Was a interesting old school house but wish we could look at it closer than through the windows of a looked up building. Would like to see an observation part at the back so you can see more but still not have to have staff there during open hours.
  • It was an interesting little school tucked next to a beautiful mountain wall. I saw a very nice young family of 7 at the school who took pictures of the kids.
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