Upcoming Events

"Polk’s America" Program Series

Polk Home docent Benjamin Livengood will present the free public program "The President's Daughter: The Life of Sarah 'Polk' Fall" at 7 p.m. at St. Peter's Episcopal Church adjacent to the Polk Sisters' House

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Spring Break Day Camp

The President James K. Polk Home will host one-day history camps from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on April 3, 4, and 5 during the spring break for Maury County public schools.

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Spring Break Day Camp

The President James K. Polk Home will host one-day history camps from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on April 3, 4, and 5 during the spring break for Maury County public schools.

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Spring Break Day Camp

The President James K. Polk Home will host one-day history camps from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on April 3, 4, and 5 during the spring break for Maury County public schools.

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Bloodys & Biscuits

Guests will enjoy bloody marys, ham biscuits, and live music in the Polk Home's gardens before the start of Columbia's Mule Day parade.

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Upcoming Exhibits

Apr 5, 2019 – Sep 30, 2019

Crafted by Conscience: Material and Belief in Polk’s America

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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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