Upcoming Events

"Polk’s America" Lecture Series

Dr. Kevin Tanner, Associate Professor of History at Austin Peay State University, will present the free public program "On the Campaign Trail of 1844: Cassius M. Clay's Defense of Union and Freedom" at 7 p.m. at St. Peter's Episcopal Church adjacent to the Polk Sisters' House.


Spring Luncheon and Membership Meeting

The James K. Polk Memorial Association's spring luncheon and membership meeting will be held at noon in the President James K. Polk Home's gardens. A garden party will precede the event at 11 a.m.


James K. Polk Memorial Ball

The James K. Polk Memorial Association's biennial ball will be held at the home of Bob Doyle and Alexandra von Hoffmann in Williamsport, TN from 6 p.m. until midnight.


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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