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.

For information on 2017 Polk Academy and a registration form, select "Outreach" on the menu at the top of the page and then click "Polk Academy Summer Camp."  


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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