For golf enthusiasts visiting St. Augustine, Florida, the World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum is a must-see stop on their vacation. The museum showcases the history of the game as well as honors the world’s most accomplished golf athletes.
The Hall of Fame and museum are located within the World Golf Village, a stunning resort that includes two golf courses that were collaboratively designed by four Hall of Fame members. Both the King & Bear and the Slammer & Squire courses have hosted professional tournaments. You can play the same gorgeous courses as some of the best golfers in the world when you visit.
Featured exhibits and activities
The museum features beautiful exhibits that showcase the history of golf and its greatest players. Many of the exhbits also include video, audio, and interactive elements as well. Museum admission also includes access to the virtual golf course, which featuers over 160 courses. You can even take a shot at the famous Challenge Hole.
The facilites also boast a full IMAX theater that shows both Hollywood releases and documentaries. Tickets for the theater are sold separtely, but the magic of golf on IMAX is well worth it.
In addition the Hall of Fame exhibits, the museum has a number of permanent and traveling exhibits that are sure to delight and educate you. With everything from Bob Hope: An American Treasure to The Royal and Ancient Game, which explores the rich history of golf, there is sure to be something for everyone here. Throuought the year, the museum provides educational opportunities for school children to learn about the science behind golf using an interactive program.
And if you fall in love with the stunning grounds and scenery, you can even book the facilities for upcoming events from corporate events to weddings and more.
The World Golf Hall of Fame is just a quick drive from Beacher’s Lodge. As you can see, it’s definitely worth the visit while you are in town!
How to tee off at the World Golf Hall of Fame and Museum
Here is everything you need to know in order to visit the World Golf Hall of Fame.
Address: One World Golf Place, St. Augustine, FL 32092
Hours: Monday through Saturday – 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Seniors & Military (w/ ID) $19.95
Students (ages 13 and over w/ ID) $10.00
Children (5 – 12) $5.00
Children (4 and under) FREE