What is the oldest country club in Michigan? Founded in 1896 Kent Country Club is one of the oldest country clubs in the Midwest, and the oldest in Michigan.
What is the oldest public golf course? The Van Cortlandt Golf Course opened on July 6, 1895, as the first public municipal golf course in the United States.
What is considered to be the oldest golf course? The Old Course at St Andrews Links in Fife, Scotland, UK, is the oldest golf course in the world. Archbishop Hamilton’s Charter in 1552 is the earliest documentary evidence that allowed the people of St Andrews to play golf on the Links.
What is the oldest golf course in the United States? The Chicago Golf Club, Wheaton, Illinois (1892)
Founded by renowned course designer and World Golf Hall of Fame member Charles B. Macdonald, Chicago Golf Club is the oldest 18-hole course in North America.