Upcoming Events

"Polk’s America" Lecture Series

Polk Home curator Tom Price will present the free public program "The Last Days and Burials of James K. Polk" at 7 p.m. in Polk Presidential Hall at 810 S. High Street in downtown Columbia.

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Deadline for Gingerbread House Contest

The James K. Polk Museum Shop will host its fourth annual gingerbread house contest in conjunction with the Maury Christmas Historic Home Tour. Contest entries must be delivered between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on November 29 or 30.

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Maury Christmas Historic Home Tour

The President James K. Polk Home and Museum will be one of ten sites included on the 2017 Maury Christmas Historic Home Tour sponsored by the Maury County APTA.

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Maury Christmas Historic Home Tour

The President James K. Polk Home and Museum will be one of ten sites included on the 2017 Maury Christmas Historic Home Tour sponsored by the Maury County APTA.

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Upcoming Exhibits

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

The James K. Polk Memorial Association will hold its annual membership luncheon and meeting at 12:30 p.m. in the parish hall of St. Peter's Episcopal Church in downtown Columbia.  The cost will be $35 per person.  Advance reservations are required.  Guests are invited to a garden party on the Polk Home's grounds at 11 a.m. before the luncheon.

Information on becoming a Polk Association member is available on this website.  Click "Support" and then "Membership" on the menu at the top of the page.  For additional information on the spring luncheon, call (931) 388-2354. 

Location

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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