AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB EXPERIENCE:
Location: Augusta, Georgia
Events at Augusta National: The Masters Golf Tournament
Augusta National Golf Club is located in Augusta, Georgia and is possibly the most illustrious and exclusive golf club in the world. The course is the site of the Masters golf tournament held there annually. The Masters is one of the four “major” golf tournament. The other majors are the U.S. Open, the British Open, and the PGA Championship. Augusta National was founded by golfing legend Bobby Jones on the grounds of a tree nursery in 1933. Augusta and the Masters tournament provide golf fans with a unique experience in that the Masters is the only of the four majors that doesn’t rotate locations. This allows spectators to get to know the course, providing the exact same stage for the drama that unfolds each year.
In addition to being known as one of the toughest and most exclusive golf courses in the world, Augusta National Golf Club also provides one of the most naturally beautiful settings for any sports event. The Masters is held in April, and therefore shows off the course’s flora in full bloom. The course includes many features well known to golf fans, such as Amen Corner, the Eisenhower Tree, and Hogan Bridge, among many others. Although Augusta National becomes a public spectacle each year for the Masters Tournament, the club is very exclusive. Only around 300 members make up the club, with fees totaling up to $500,000 per member. Members must be invited and there is no application process.
A trip to the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club gives fans the opportunity to watch their heroes compete against the great professional and amateur golfers in the world at an exclusive course in the most idyllic of all golf settings. For golfers, Augusta is paradise on earth. Buy Augusta National Golf Club tickets now and don’t miss the tradition and drama that make up the Masters!