The World Golf Hall of Fame
There are few sports that are as rich in history and deeply rooted in tradition, yet remain as popular as golf. It is fitting that golf’s legendary players are honored in a venue as timeless as the World Golf Hall of Fame. Through a combination of traditional and interactive exhibit areas, the World Golf Hall of Fame educates and entertains while paying homage to the game’s greatest players and contributors.
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About the Exhibits
The exhibits are designed to appealing to non-golfers, avid golfers, youngsters and seniors. Within the exhibit experience, visitors are able to:
Peruse the latest special exhibits on Hall of Fame greats Arnold Palmer (opens Nov. 24th, 2004), Byron Nelson (currently open through Dec. 2004) and Ben Hogan.
Traverse a replica of St. Andrews’ Swilcan Burn Bridge
Putt on an 1880s style putting green with a wood shafted putter and gutta percha ball
Test their knowledge of the Rules in an Interactive Rules theater
Receive up-to-the-minute worldwide tournament results
See highlights of golf’s greatest moments in the Great Championship Moments
Stand up to the pressure of TV cameras, commentators and crowd noise while trying to sink the final putt to win a tournament
Enjoy two outdoor exhibits: a par-three island challenge hole and a real grass putting course featuring 18 separate full size greens
Directions to the World Golf Hall of Fame
The World Golf Hall of Fame is conveniently located in Northeast Florida, 20 minutes south of Jacksonville and 8 miles north of historic St. Augustine off Interstate-95 at exit 323, International Golf Parkway.
Directions from Jacksonville
If you are coming from Jacksonville or Jacksonville International Airport, take I-95 south to exit 323, International Golf Parkway. Exit right onto International Golf Parkway, and then make another right into the main entrance to World Golf Village. Follow the signs to your destination of choice — World Golf Hall of Fame, Slammer & Squire golf course, World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater, Shops at World Golf Village, Renaissance Resort, Grand Villa at World Golf Village, the Neighborhoods at World Golf Village, or The Residences.