Upcoming Events

Exhibition Preview Reception

The public is invited to a preview reception for the temporary exhibition "A RIGHT HAPPY CHRISTMAS": HOLIDAYS IN THE POLKS' ERA from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Polk Presidential Hall. The admission charge will be $20 per person.

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Deadline for Gingerbread House Contest

Entries for the James K. Polk Museum Shop's fifth annual gingerbread house contest must be delivered between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on December 5 or 6.

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Maury Christmas Historic Home Tour

The Polk Home will again be included on the Maury Christmas Historic Home Tour from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on December 7-8. This annual event is organized by the Maury County APTA.

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Maury Christmas Historic Home Tour

The Polk Home will again be included on the Maury Christmas Historic Home Tour from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on December 7-8. This annual event is organized 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 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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