(504) 65TEE-UP or (504) 658-3387

About Joseph Bartholomew Golf Course

The Joseph M. Bartholomew Municipal Golf Course is an 18-hole, par 72-course measuring between 5,314 yards to 6,823. Owned and operated by the City of New Orleans Department of Parks and Parkways, the renovated course includes a double ended driving range, putting green and a fully stocked pro-shop.

Originally opened as the Pontchartrain Golf Course in 1956, The Joseph M. Bartholomew Golf Municipal Course was renovated in 1979 and renamed to honor the first African-American inducted in the Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame.

Course Features

  • Newly Renovated, Year Round Golf
  • Double Ended Driving Range
  • Open to the Public
  • ProShop & Café
  • Senior, Youth and Twilight Rates
  • 8’ Cart Paths/ 5 Miles Cart Paths
  • Emerald Bermuda Greens
  • 419 Bermuda Fairways / 40 acre Fairways
  • 2 Practice Greens
  • 9 Lakes
  • Four tee boxes in each hole
  • Rental Clubs and Carts
  • Online Tee Time Scheduling Encouraged