World Golf Hall of Fame
About the Hall
World Golf Hall of Fame is a 501 (c) 3 museum that is recognized as the ultimate destination for golfers and fans of the game. The Hall’s mission is to celebrate and recognize golf’s greatest players and contributors. The Hall receives its support from ticket sales, individual donations, and corporations.
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What you will see
The World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum tells the story of the history of the game through more than 140 members, displays of more than 4,000 artifacts and pieces of memorabilia, photography, art and video. Visitors should plan to spend at least two hours for their tour of the 70,000 square foot museum. Guests have the option of adding a hand held audio tour to their visit for a small additional charge. The audio tour contains more than 175 audio clips with stories from many Hall of Fame members including Arnold Palmer, Ben Crenshaw, Gary Player and many more.
In 2012, a visit to the Hall will include the opportunity to view the 2012 Induction Class Tribute exhibit featuring dozens of items from Peter Alliss, Dan Jenkins, Hollis Stacy, Sandy Lyle and Phil Mickelson on display in Shell Hall. Other special exhibits currently include "Nancy Lopez: Pride & Personality exhibit and “Bob Hope: Shanks for the Memory”, a major special exhibit including artifacts and photos on the life and times of one of the game’s biggest supporters.
The museum is open to the public daily 10am-6pm Mon.-Sat. and 12pm-6pm on Sundays. The Hall is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and Induction Days. The museum and theater observes holiday hours closing early Christmas and New Year's Days.
Golf Package benefits
As part of your vacation package to World Golf Village, you will enjoy the privileges of a 6-month Friends of the Hall of Fame membership which includes unlimited complimentary access to the 35,000 square feet of exhibits and interactive golf experiences within the museum, play on its 18-hole natural grass putting course, tickets to the museum’s IMAX Theater, and discounts in the Hall of Fame’s gift shop. The benefits continue after your vacation with discounted admission to more than 200 other museums around the United States, a pair of tickets to any PGA TOUR Champions Tour event, the Hall's newsletter and special offers.
Planning Your Visit
The museum is open to the public daily 10am-6pm Mon.-Sat. and 12pm-6pm on Sundays. The Hall is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and Induction Days. The museum and theater observes holiday hours closing early Christmas and New Year’s Days.