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Golf Heritage Society Announces Site of 2023 National Convention

PITTSBURGH, Pa. (October 25, 2022) – The Golf Heritage Society ( announced that it will hold its 52nd National Convention October 11-14, 2023 in Lexington, Ky. A comprehensive program of workshops, golf history from golf programs and outings are planned, as well as the ever-popular Trade Show, where some of the world’s most fascinating golf collectibles will be available for trade or purchase.

“The SGH looks forward to hosting an unforgettable National Congress again next year,” said Dr. Bern Bernacki, President of the Society, “with a variety of programs and activities for the enjoyment of attendees. Lexington attractions, including horse racing, distillery tours and historic destinations, will offer additional options before or after the convention.

The announcement follows the conclusion of the recent GHS 2022 convention in Indianapolis which included a workshop on preserving golf artifacts; a presentation from the USGA on its new facilities at Pinehurst, as well as the move of the new World Golf Hall of Fame there; a panel of architects on Pete and Alice Dye; two golf outings; and the Trade Fair, which was open to the public.

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About the Golf Heritage Society

Founded in 1970, the GHS is a global non-profit organization that honors and preserves the history of golf. The annual membership fee is $50. To join the GHS, visit

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