Upcoming Events

Homeschool History Day

Homeschool students and parents are invited to participate in this educational event that includes a Polk Home tour as well as activities that relate to life in early 19th century America. Advance reservations are required.

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"En Plein Air" Watercolor Class

Instructors from Little Art House in Nashville will lead a watercolor painting class in the Polk Home's gardens from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m.

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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.

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Upcoming Exhibits

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

The President James K. Polk Home and Museum will host our annual Bloodys & Biscuits fundraiser on Saturday morning, April 7 from 9:00 to 11:00. We will serve ham biscuits and bloody marys and offer live music in our gardens.  Non-alcoholic beverages and children’s snacks will also be available. At the conclusion of the event, guests will be able to watch Columbia’s Mule Day parade which will begin at 11:00 and go past the Polk Home.

The admission price will be $30 per adult (ages 21 and older).  Younger attendees (ages 3-20) will be charged $5. Children who are younger than age 3 will receive free admission. 

 

 

 

 
 

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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