Polk, James K., House (NRIS 66000728)

Address: W. 7th and S. High Sts., Columbia, Tennessee. County/parish: Maury.

3 contributing buildings.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.

From Wikipedia:

President James K. Polk Home & Museum
The President James K. Polk Home & Museum is the Presidential Museum for 11th President James K. Polk, located at 301 West 7th Street in Columbia, Tennessee. Built in 1816, it is the only surviving private residence of United States President James K. Polk. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1961, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. As President Polk's primary historic site it's open daily except select holidays for guided tours. (read more...)

Architects:

  • Polk, Samuel

Architectural styles:

  • Federal

Significant persons associated with this site:

  • Polk, James Knox

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000728

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