Upcoming Events

Polk’s America Lecture Series

Dr. Timothy D. Johnson from Lipscomb University will present the free public program "Tennessee's Mexican War Experience" at 7 p.m. in the parish hall of St. Peter's Episcopal Church adjacent to the Polk Sisters' House.

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Upcoming Exhibits

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

See the Largest Collection of Polk Artifacts in the Country

Guests to the James K. Polk Home and Museum will enjoy a 30-minute docent-guided tour of the main house and a self-guided tour of the Polk Sisters’ House, gardens, kitchen building, and Polk Presidential Hall.
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Polk Academy

Polk Academy 2015

Registration is now open for our 18th summer of Polk Academy history camp. This year’s dates for the week-long camp are June 22–26 and July 6–10. Children who have just completed 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade are invited to attend. For more information and a registration form, click here.

Current Exhibit

Please call (931) 388-2354 for information regarding Polk Presidential Hall exhibits.


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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