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British Golf Museum

St Andrews Bruce Embankment, St Andrews KY16 9AB, Scotland
+44 1334 460046
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Tee off your visit to St Andrews at one of the most iconic golf locations in the world. The British Golf Museum is just 67 yards from the 1st Tee of the famous Old Course. Discover over 500 years of golf history, exclusive shopping and a wonderful Cafe all under one roof. A warm welcome is assured at this 5 star venue.
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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St Andrews Bruce Embankment, St Andrews KY16 9AB, Scotland
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+44 1334 460046
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited on a free admission day, which was a nice surprise. Warm & friendly greeting on arrival. Very interesting museum covering most aspects of the game including the History. One or two of the modern sections need updating (e.g. The Current Open Championship section...More

Thank Jeremy M
BGMGolf, Manager at British Golf Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your review. I am glad you enjoyed your visit. We are just about to remodel our entire Open section with exciting and up to date interactive displays. The new galleries will re-open in April this year.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very informative of how the early game of Golf came about, great displays showing how the clubs and balls have transformed over the year. Great to read about some the the great old time golfers. If you’re not into Golf I can imagine it could...More

Thank David H
BGMGolf, Manager at British Golf Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your comments and I am glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly, I’ve only been here on the free admission days, so not sure how I’d feel after paying nearly £9 (for 2 days entry) to get in. The museum is well laid out & has several interactive displays to keep your attention throughout. I was...More

Thank agnosia42
BGMGolf, Manager at British Golf Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

I am glad you enjoyed your visit. There is a 2 for 1 voucher on our website if you would decide to visit us again to see our new exhibitions. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of our museum.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For those mad about golf, you will find the museum interesting. The history of golf is well displayed, the development of the game and equipment, the characters and of course, the champions. I think it gets too much, so perhaps best to cherry-pick the bits...More

Thank Iain N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dropped in here for coffee and bite to eat and was given excellent service by friendly young staff. Unfortunately, I was too late for breakfast and too early for soup ... but settled for delicious cake. Magnificent views of West Sands and St Andrews links...More

Thank basil_peacock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff were welcoming. You can walk around exhibits at own pace. There was an interactive magazine cover task; a book mark stamp and a little putting area. I also liked the pictures of past tournament winners and some of the vintage photographs of female golfers....More

Thank King02
BGMGolf, Manager at British Golf Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review. The museum is currently offering free entry until the end of January 2018. Please check our website for our new admission prices. I hope you have a chance to visit us again to see our new exhibitions and try our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Newly revamped offering a good insight into the world of golf. Opportunity to dress up pain historical clothing Shop dissapomtingMore

Thank bigfella78
BGMGolf, Manager at British Golf Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review. I am sorry you were disappointed with our shop and hope it did not negatively effect your overall experience. If you have any specific observations about the shop, please email them to enquiries@randa.org and I will take your feedback on...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017

My husband the golfer was fascinated; me, not so much. It is well organized and thorough, but without the love of the sport, it just didn’t hold my interest. On the other hand, he loved it and appreciated the various exhibits on literally every aspect...More

Thank Jennifer B
BGMGolf, Manager at British Golf Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your comments about the museum galleries. I am glad your husband enjoyed his visit and I hope that if you were to visit again, you would enjoy our new exhibitions due to open in April 2018. Thank you.

Reviewed 31 October 2017

History alive at the home of golf, St. Andrews Scotland. If you golf, this is a must stop on a visit to St. Andrews.

Thank TomGauthier
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We visited here to use the restaurant for a quick soup & hot drink. I had the Cauliflower & Mustard seed soup with bread and it was excellent. A wonderful sea view as an added bonus made our quick stop a very pleasant one. This...More

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