Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Exhibits

For more information on upcoming events or exhibits, please call (931) 388-2354.

See the Largest Collection of Polk Artifacts in the Country

Guests to the James K. Polk Home and Museum will enjoy a 30-minute docent-guided tour of the main house and a self-guided tour of the Polk Sisters’ House, gardens, kitchen building, and Polk Presidential Hall.
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Bloodys and Biscuits

Bloodys and Biscuits

The James K. Polk Home will host our annual “Bloodys and Biscuits” fundraiser on Saturday morning, April 5 from 9:00-11:00.  Guests will enjoy ham biscuits and bloody marys while strolling through the Polk Home’s gardens or listening to country band Dixie Crossing.  Non-alcoholic beverages and children’s snacks will also be available.  The event will immediately precede Columbia’s Mule Day parade which will begin at 11:00 and go past the Polk Home.


Current Exhibit

Please call (931) 388-2354 for information regarding Polk Presidential Hall exhibits.


The James K. Polk Home and Museum is located at 301 W. 7th Street in downtown Columbia, TN.

Free parking is available in the lot across 7th Street or along High Street on the east side of the main house.

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