The club was founded by Jack Nicklaus and is named after Muirfield, Scotland where he won the first of his three British Open titles in 1966. This victory was also part of the first of his three career grand slams.
The club was opened in 1974. A bronze sculpture of Jack Nicklaus is located in Muirfield Drive.
The Muirfield Village Golf Club is host of the Memorial Tournament which was founded and is still hosted by Jack Nicklaus himself.
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