Average April temperatures in Augusta range from highs around 80 degrees to lows around 50 degrees. Cool clothing, hats, and sunscreen are recommended on warm, sunny days.
The facilities at Augusta National include:
- Automated teller machines
- First Aid
- Golf shops
- Lost and Found
- Message Center
- Pairing sheets with course map and tee times
- Patron photos
- Spectator Guides
Facilities for the Physically Impaired
Facilities for the physically impaired are provided. For the safety of all concerned, it is suggested that those using wheelchairs or similar transport use the hard surfaced roads and flat observation areas as much as possible. The grass is often damp and becomes very slippery on sloped areas. As a reminder, those accompanying a physically impaired individual must also have proper credentials.
Prohibited Items List
Cell phones, cellular capable devices, beepers, electronic devices and tablets are strictly prohibited on the grounds at all times. Cameras are strictly prohibited on Tournament days. Violation of these policies will subject the ticket holder to removal from the grounds and the ticket purchaser to the permanent loss of credentials.
- Cell Phones/Cellular capable devices/Beepers/Electronic devices/Tablets
- Any device capable of transmitting video
- Backpacks, Bags and Purses larger than 10” X 10” x 12” (in its natural state)
- Weapons of any kind (regardless of permit)
- Radios/TVs/Noise or music producing devices/Two way or other talk radios
- Folding armchairs/Rigid type chairs
- Golf shoes with metal spikes
- Ladders/Periscopes/Selfie sticks
*Cameras (still photography/personal use only) are allowed on Practice Round days-Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
Note: The Masters Tournament Committee may prohibit other items at its discretion.
General Safety and Weather Warnings
For your personal safety, we ask that you exercise due care at all times. Also, please be reminded that under wet conditions the grounds may become slippery; take appropriate precautions.
Please observe all scoreboards/message boards for the WEATHER WARNING sign shown here. This sign will appear in advance of inclement weather as information becomes available. When the sign appears, you are advised to take precautions even before play is suspended. Suspension of play will be signaled by the sounding of an air horn or similar alert. Seek shelter immediately upon hearing the alert. During periods of inclement weather, you should avoid the following:
- Bodies of water
- Golf carts
- Hilltops and high places
- Isolated trees
- Observation stands
- Open areas
- Wire fences
Appropriate clothing and shoes should be worn at all times. Golf shoes with metal spikes are not permitted.
For everyone’s safety and protection, there will be a NO AUTOGRAPH POLICY enforced on the golf course for the practice and Tournament days. Autograph seeking is only allowed around the Practice Range and on the Par 3 course during the Par 3 Contest. It is expected that all parties (patrons, press, players, etc.) will comply.
No animals or pets are allowed onto the grounds except animals necessary and specially trained to assist or guide the physically impaired.
Directions to Augusta National
Signs will be posted and deputies and attendants will be positioned accordingly to provide Patrons proper direction. Please follow all Tournament signs and directions. Real-time traffic and parking information will be available on WGAC-580 AM radio.
From Atlanta and points west
Take I-20 East toward Augusta and follow appropriate traffic and parking signs to the Tournament.
From Columbia, S.C., and points east
Take I-20 West toward Augusta and follow appropriate traffic and parking signs to the Tournament.
Free Masters parking is available at Augusta National Golf Club on a first come, first serve basis. For details, please see map below.
Many local residents rent their homes during Masters week through Masters Housing, which is coordinated by the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce. Hotel and motel information can be found on the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau website. Hotels and motels may also be contacted directly for reservations.
Private Home Reservations:
or visit www.mastershousing.com
The second largest city in Georgia, Augusta sits along the Savannah River on the border with South Carolina. Attractions include an architecturally rich Historic District that’s recognized on the National Register of Historic Places as well as a scenic Riverwalk.
Visitor information may be obtained by contacting the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau at 800-726-0243 or visiting www.visitaugusta.com.
2017 Masters Tickets
The 2017 Masters Tournament ticket application for Practice Rounds and Daily Tournament tickets is now available. All tickets will be awarded by random selection. Click on "Continue to Ticketing" to complete your application.
If you have NOT previously applied/created an account, select the button below to view ticket information, create an account and complete your application.
2017 Masters Series Badges
2017 Masters Series Badges are fully subscribed. An application email will be sent to those on our Patron’s List late December 2016.