Upcoming Events

Closing Date for "A Delicate Game to Play: James K. Polk's Cabinet"

The final day for our temporary exhibition on President Polk's cabinet will be April 1 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.


Bloodys & Biscuits

Preceding Columbia's annual Mule Day parade, the Polk Home will serve bloody marys and ham biscuits in our gardens from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m.


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. 


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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