Swope Memorial Golf Course is a public club for golf in Raytown, Kansas City, Missouri. It was designed by a legendary golf course architect A. W. Tillinghast in 1934. The length of the golf course is 6274 yards and it is a 72-par golf course. It was closed in 1989 and the new Swop Memorial reopened in 1990s summer to its original design of Tillinghast.
The golf course is open from Monday to Thursday and after noon Friday to Sunday. Swope has undulated greens, many sand and grass bunkers, zoysia fairways, which make the design of Swope unique and beautiful.
Tournaments at Swope Memorial Golf Course
It is the only public golf course in the area. Swope Memorial Golf Course hosted a PGA tour event, Kansas City Open Invitational in 1949. This achievement makes it the only golf course in the area that hosted a PGA Tour event. A total of 4 golf clubs was selected and the first event of the PGA Tour was held at Swope Memorial Golf Course Kansas City.
Swope Memorial Golf course hosted the United Golf Association (UGA) National Championship in 1953, in which Ann Gregory won the women’s title and Charlie Sifford won the men’s title.
Memberships and Packages
Swope Memorial offers many packages for membership club. Membership passes available online.
- Annual KC Package $1195 if paid in full (without golf car)
- Annual KC Package $1795 if paid in full with car
- $349 for 5 months if paid in full
- $79 for a month
Annual packages for returning members
- Annual KC Package $995 if paid in full (without golf car)
- Annual KC Package $1595 if paid in full (without golf car)
Annual pass benefits
- FREE GHIN Service
- 10% off merchandise in the golf shop
- Discounted Green Fees at all KC Parks and Orion Golf properties
- Entry fee discount for all in-house events
Swope Memorial Golf Course facilities
Swope Memorial has its own online store where you can buy all stuff related to golf. Swope memorial have professional trainers who teach golf to the new comers. Golf cars are available for the members of club. In other facilities, it has a fully stocked pro shop, banquet room and snack bar and Foundation Crack Repair in Kansas City MO. The staff of the Swope Memorial Golf Course is very helpful and polite. Rental clubs and pull carts are also provided to customers.
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5614 Raytown Rd, Raytown MO 64133