Upcoming Events

The Gardens of Columbia

The President James K. Polk Home will host a self-guided walking tour of gardens at private homes and historic houses in the surrounding neighborhood from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on June 7 and 8.

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The Gardens of Columbia

The President James K. Polk Home will host a self-guided walking tour of gardens at private homes and historic houses in the surrounding neighborhood from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on June 7 and 8.

Details

Upcoming Exhibits

For more information on upcoming events or exhibits, please call (931) 388-2354.
The President James K. Polk Home will host "The Gardens of Columbia," a self-guided walking tour of some of Columbia's oldest and nicest home gardens, on Friday, June 7 and Saturday, June 8 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.  The tour will include:
 
*  admission to the gardens at six private homes as well as the gardens at the Polk Home and the Athenaeum;
 
*  floral demonstrations at 10 a.m. on both days at the Polk Home;
 
*  tea and wine served in the Polk Home's gardens from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. on both days.
 
Reservations can be made in advance at the Polk Home for $25 or on June 7-8 for $30.  An option to make reservations online through PayPal will be available soon on this website.  For additional information, call (931) 388-2354.
 

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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