There are 8 golf courses in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and 5 are municipal courses. There are also another 92 golf courses within 20 miles of Philadelphia, including 22 public, 13 municipal, 1 PL and 54 private courses.
The oldest course in the Philadelphia area is the Merchantville Country Club opened in 1892.
The longest course is Union League Liberty Hill, which is 7,500 yards. North Hills Country Club is rated the best course near Philadelphia. The following courses have won various awards: Pine Valley Golf Club.