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Quick stop to see a president's tomb

We were seeing lots of sights in Nashville. My husband loves to find the off-beat things that not... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
mamachickto4
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Houston, Texas
Very special to see a U.S. president's tomb

It was interesting and serene to walk around the capital's grounds in the evening. The capital... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
minnesotans4
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

No mystery visitors leave behind three roses or a half-filled bottle of cognac as they do for Edgar's birthday in Baltimore, Maryland, but James Polk once was the President of our America. It needs a bit of maintenance, but still a nice stop on the...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

I recommend everyone stop here when in the area. The tour was great, we got the audio headsets and can say it was well worth it. I was there a couple of weeks before it was vandalized and can't imagine why anyone would do that....More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We were seeing lots of sights in Nashville. My husband loves to find the off-beat things that not everyone goes to. You can walk up the steps on the side of the capitol building and you will find the copy of the Liberty Bell, a...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

It was interesting and serene to walk around the capital's grounds in the evening. The capital sits on a high hill in Nashville overlooking the city. In a quiet area, is President Polk's unassuming tomb.

Thank minnesotans4
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I was able to walk past this after visiting the capitol building since it's on the same site. It was neat being able to see the actual tomb where one of our president's is buried. This would be an easy stop after touring the capitol...More

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Nice to see historic site next to the statehouse. Apparently, his tomb may move for a fourth time to a new location.

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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Unexpected find on the capital tour. It is right close to the Tennessee copy of the liberty bell which my kids enjoyed ringing.

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Reviewed 5 May 2017

We visited downtown Nashville on a very busy day and still found this site easy to access and worth the visit. We had visited the Polk home in Columbia the day before. Tennessee has three presidents and pays tribute to all three at the capital....More

Thank Kristina B
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This tomb is right next to the capital. Our bucket list is to see all the president tombs, so this was 1 president chalked up. The tomb is very basic.

1  Thank ThreeWiseMen1998
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We trolled up to visit the state capital, and found a few monuments to former presidents. Super cool and worth a stop.

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