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Royal Birkdale Golf Club

Waterloo Rd, Southport PR8 2LX, UK

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About Royal Birkdale Golf Club

Royal Birkdale Golf Club is a golf course in the United Kingdom in North West England, located in Southport, Merseyside. It is one of the clubs in the rotation for both the Open Championship and Women's British Open and has hosted the Open Championship ten times from 1954 through 2017. It is currently voted by Golf Monthly as the best course in England and the 4th best course in the British Isle and in a survey commissioned by Planet Golf for Golfing Digest it was listed as the 18th best courses



Attractions near Royal Birkdale Golf Club

British Lawnmower Museum2.63km from Royal Birkdale Golf Club

The British Lawnmower Museum is a museum on lawnmowers in Southport, Merseyside, northern England. It has over 300 restored exhibits of garden machinery over the last 200 years. The Museum has now become one of the Worlds leading authorities on vintage lawnmowers and are now specialists in antique garden machinery, supplying parts, archive conservation of manuscript materials and valuing machines from all over the world.

Southport Pleasureland3.05km from Royal Birkdale Golf Club

Pleasureland is Southport's premier attraction for families looking for a wonderful place to go.  There’s a fun mix of rides and amusements set around a park that’s family friendly, clean as a whistle and blooming with hanging baskets and flower beds. With unlimited rides all day for a single admission price, the park offers great value for money.

Southport Model Railway Village3.31km from Royal Birkdale Golf Club

Southport Model Railway Village is a tourist attraction located in Southport, England. It is a model village with a focus on trains and railways. It has attracted hundreds of thousands of families and model train enthusiasts from all over the world. This spectacular attraction consists of beautiful vistas and fabulous panoramic views of the miniature landscape and railway layout.

The Atkinson3.35km from Royal Birkdale Golf Club

The Atkinson is Southport’s home for music, theatre, art, literature and history. It offer an exciting and varied destination for families, cultural tourists and arts enthusiasts alike, with a full day and night time offer. The art gallery and library has been integrated with the Southport Arts Centre and is now known as The Atkinson.

Southport Beach3.53km from Royal Birkdale Golf Club

Southport beach is a place where the sea and sand are in harmony with nature and the countryside. With long sandy beaches and a coastline that stretches 22 miles across Sefton, you can soak up the panoramic view of golden sands and admire the beauty of the coast.  hosts various events, including an annual air show on and over the beach. There is a promenade above the beach and a pier to the north of the bathing water.

Southport Pier3.83km from Royal Birkdale Golf Club

Southport Pier was first opened in 1860 with an original length of 4,380 ft and it is the second longest pier in Britain. The pier has been host to famous entertainers, including Charlie Chaplin in the early 20th century. It was visited by steamliners in its heyday, but silting of the channel meant that by the 1920s very few steamers were able to reach the pier, and the service ceased in 1929.

Where is Royal Birkdale Golf Club

Discover more attractions in Merseyside, where Royal Birkdale Golf Club is located

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Merseyside is a metropolitan and ceremonial county in North West England. Visit the home of British glass at the World of Glass museum in St Helens, a fascinating town also known for its rugby league heritage. See wild animals up close and personal at Knowsley Safari Park, take in Anthony Gormley’s unique art installation on Crosby Beach and visit Formby Point to see one of England’s last strongholds for red squirrels – go see before they disappear for good.