Why was Scotland a natural home for golf? Learn the answer and other fascinating facts in a major exhibition. running through to 20 March 2011.
Discover why Scotland is so important to the story of golf by visiting the National Library of Scotland's exhibition.
'A swing through time' charts the social history of golf in Scotland and highlights the influences that made golf the game we know today.
Find out how an ordinary 'ball and stick' game took hold in Scotland and eventually transformed into what is now a billion-dollar industry.
A Swing Through Time: Golf in Scotland Exhibition takes place between 9 December 2010 to 20 March 2011 at the George IV Bridge Building in Edinburgh.
Admission is free and the opening hours are Monday-Friday: 10.00-20.00; Saturday: 10.00-17.00 and Sunday: 14.00-17.00