There are 8 golf courses in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and 5 are municipal courses. There are also another 73 golf courses within 20 miles of Philadelphia, including 23 public, 10 municipal and 40 private courses.
The oldest course in the Philadelphia area is the Moorestown Field Club which was designed by Samuel Allen and opened in 1892.
The longest course is The ACE Club, which is 7,500 yards. Huntingdon Valley Country Club is rated the best course near Philadelphia. The following courses have won various awards: Huntingdon Valley Country Club, Huntingdon Valley Country Club, Manufacturers' Golf & Country Club, The Philadelphia Cricket Club - Flourtown Course, Lookaway Golf Club, Philadelphia Country Club, Philadelphia Country Club.