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My Old Kentucky Home

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About the Course

My Old Kentucky Home Golf Course The house that came to symbolize Kentucky’s gracious hospitality and according to legend inspired Stephen Collins Foster to write his immortal song, “My Old Kentucky Home” is one of the most cherished historical sites in the commonwealth.

The 18-hole "My Old Kentucky Home" course at the My Old Kentucky Home State Park Golf Course facility in Bardstown, Kentucky features 6,351 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 71. The course rating is 69.5 and it has a slope rating of 119 on Bermuda grass. My Old Kentucky Home golf course opened in 1933.

The complete redesign and reconstruction of the front nine holes, plus extensive irrigation and turf improvements on the back nine holes are finished and 18 holes are open for play.

In 2004, 2008 and 2009 the course received four stars from Golf Digest magazine as the "Best Places to Play."

This course was designated the "#2 public golf course in Kentucky," 2014 Kentucky Living Magazine.


My Old Kentucky State Park Golf Course features three tee boxes to challenge all skill levels.

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The Kentucky State Parks wants you to enjoy another fun filled year of golf with us at our Nation’s Finest Park System. Purchase your Trail Card today for unlimited access to nationally recognized golf courses by Golf Digest.

Trail Cards may be purchased at any Kentucky State Park golf course.

Contact My Old Kentucky Home's pro shop at 606-561-4104. Click here for Trail Card pricing and options.


  • Picnicking
  • Playground
  • Tennis
  • Gift Shop
  • Visitor's Center
  • "The Stephen Foster Story"

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