Upcoming Events

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.

In recognition of Veterans Day, the President James K. Polk Home and Museum annually offers free admission to veterans and active personnel of the U.S. Armed Forces on November 11.  Because Veterans Day will fall on a Sunday this year, the federal holiday will be observed on Monday, November 12.  The Polk Home's free admission offer will be valid on both days.  The Sunday hours will be 1 p.m.- 5 p.m.  The Monday hours will be 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.

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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