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Tee it up at these Boston golf courses

⛳ Whether you’re a weekend warrior or the next Tiger Woods, these 14 places to play golf around Boston are sure to make for a good round.

The greens at the George Wright Golf Course.

The George Wright Golf Course opened in 1938.

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We can’t think of a better way to soak in Boston’s greenspace than spending some time on the links. Whether you’re looking to connect with friends outdoors or you’re honing the perfect swing, here are 14 golf courses to check out at tee time around Boston.

The green on a hole at the TPC Boston golf course.

Play a round on the only PGA tour course in the Bay State.

Members only

The Country Club, 191 Clyde St., Brookline | Dating back to 1882, The Country Club is one of the oldest clubs in the US and one of five charter members that founded the United States Golf Association in 1894. It has hosted numerous championships, including the 1913 U.S. Open, the 1999 Ryder Cup, 1902 U.S. Women’s Amateur, the club’s first national championship, and four U.S. Opens, most recently in 2022.

TPC Boston, 400 Arnold Palmer Blvd., Norton | A membership here grants you access to the Bay State’s only PGA Tour facility, events at the club, unique dining experiences, and year-round entry to the event spaces.

Blue Hill Country Club, 23 Pecunit St., Canton | This private, family-focused country club offers 27 holes of championship golf, with a pool, practice facilities, and several dining and function facilities.

South Shore Country Club, 274 South St., Hingham | Join the waitlist for membership at this club to book tee times in advance of the public, and gain access to discounts in the pro shop, complimentary practice balls prior to play, and discounted + free off-season use of the golf simulators.

A drone shot of the river, located next to the Cambridge golf course.

Take a swing with views of the river from the greens.

Public courses

William J. Devine Golf Course, 1 Circuit Dr., Dorchester | Take a swing at this Jamaica Plain course located next to the Franklin Park Zoo. This is the second-oldest public golf course in the US and part of the Emerald Necklace. The course is open year-round and has an outdoor patio with chairs, tables, and umbrellas + seating for up to 100 people.

George Wright Golf Course, 420 West St., Hyde Park | This course was founded in 1938 and is open seven days a week through November. George Wright was a Hall of Fame baseball player who played for the Cincinnati and Boston Red Stockings in the 1800s.

Brookline Golf Course, 1281 West Roxbury Pkwy., Brookline | Learn more about the game and practice your swing with instruction for all player levels, plus enjoy a variety of clinics and junior-specific programs.

Granite Links Golf Club, 100 Quarry Hills Dr., Quincy | Play as a public guest to take advantage of amenities like the patio bar, views of the skyline, and driving range.

Fresh Pond Golf Course, 691 Huron Ave. Cambridge | This nine-hole municipal golf course is open to residents and requires pre-registered tee times.


Here’s the perfect indoor activity as the weather starts to cool.

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Just puttin’ around

Puttshack, 58 Pier 4 Blvd., Seaport | This putt-putt course uses smart technology to track every swing and add an extra challenge. There are two levels of courses and multiple food and drink options.

Hago Harrington’s Miniature Golf, 160 Main St., Stoneham | Dating back to 1952, this mini golf course features multiple obstacles and Boston-themed holes, including nods to the Citgo and Fenway Park signs.

Project: PUTT 61 Exchange St., Malden | Swing by to visit the mad scientist for a round of mini golf with a variety of special effects, including fog, lasers, and lights.

Rendering of the new Topgolf Canton.

Take a swing at the only Topgolf location in the Bay State.

Photo provided by Topgolf

Take it indoors

Five Iron Golf, One Washington St. | Book a lesson or just get some practice swings in at this indoor golf simulator in Government Center.

Topgolf, 777 Dedham St., Canton | This new location is coming soon. Once completed, this multi-story facility will offer climate-controlled hitting bays for year-round play, with HDTVs in every bay, the sports bar, and restaurant.

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