Historic Galen Hall Golf Club

Home to America’s First Island Green

Welcome to Galen Hall Golf Club

Where golf meets heritage

Steeped in over a century of golfing history, Galen Hall Golf Club in Wernersville, Pennsylvania, presents a unique blend of tradition and challenge that captivates golf enthusiasts. Opened in 1912 with the original 9 holes by Scottish architect Alex Findlay and enhanced by the renowned golf architect A.W. Tillinghast in 1917, this club has been a cornerstone of the local golf community. Known for its historical significance and picturesque setting, Galen Hall offers a golfing experience that connects players with the early days of the sport in America, making each round a journey through time.

Among the highlights of Galen Hall is the famed “Moat Hole,” renowned as one of the first island greens ever created and the oldest in continuous use. This par-three hole encapsulates the inventive spirit of early golf course design and remains a test for both skill and strategy. As golfers approach the green, surrounded by water, they are met with a challenge that is as much mental as it is physical. Playing the Moat Hole is considered a rite of passage at Galen Hall, offering both a nod to golf’s rich heritage and a memorable moment that keeps golfers returning.

A Century of Heritage at Galen Hall Golf Club

Built in 1912 and enriched by the designs of golf architecture legend A.W. Tillinghast, Galen Hall Golf Club embodies a storied past that intertwines with the evolution of golf in America. Nestled in the scenic hills of Wernersville, Pennsylvania, the course stands as a testament to a century of golfing traditions and innovations. Discover more about how Galen Hall has maintained its charm and challenge, appealing to generations of golfers who appreciate the blend of historical significance and architectural brilliance.

Host Your Next Golf Outing at Galen Hall

Plan your perfect golf outing at Galen Hall Golf Club, where stunning landscapes and historic charm create an unforgettable experience. Our course accommodates groups of up to 120, offering tailored events that blend competitive golf with social enjoyment.

Let us handle the details, from tee times to post-round celebrations, ensuring your outing is seamless and successful.

Membership at Galen Hall

Embrace the opportunity to join a community that values tradition and the spirit of golf.

Membership at Galen Hall Golf Club invites you to be part of a vibrant community of golf enthusiasts. Enjoy exclusive benefits, events, and the camaraderie that comes with being a member of a club that prides itself on a rich golfing heritage.

Banquets and Special Events at Galen Hall

At Galen Hall Golf Club, we offer the ideal venue for your banquets and special events, set against a backdrop of scenic beauty.

Our facilities cater to corporate events, parties and social gatherings, and any celebration that calls for a touch of class. Discover the charm of Galen Hall for your next important occasion.

“Galen Hall Golf Club is one of our favorite golf courses in PA. The history, layout and design makes for a challenging, yet incredibly beautiful day of fun.”