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We’ve been keeping tabs on the best golf ball displays for collectible golf balls. There aren’t quite as many options today as there were 15-20 years ago, but the ones that are still around are much more readily available and established in their niche. Here, we provide an overview of the top ten best golf ball displays for golf ball collectors and enthusiasts.

There are a few major options for design and style of ball displays. You can display a single golf ball (which we cover in another post), or a collection of golf balls. This overview covers display options for multiple golf balls. Other choices for the design and style include material type and finish, foam inserts that secure the balls vs shelf-based displays, size, covers, and some personalization options.

And, of course, quality. There are some very nice quality imports, but finding the right one can be hit and miss. Golf ball displays made in the USA will generally have a much higher quality (at least in the ones we cover here), but will come with a higher price tag.

Made in the USA – Note that options 1, 2, and 4 are made in the USA. These are truly well-crafted items that we’ve found are prized by people who are looking for the real deal. The other options are all nice for the price, but these three choices stand head and shoulders above the rest in terms of quality.

We’ll cover each of these points as we look at these ten different displays for collectible golf balls. Let’s dive in!

1. GOLF BALL DISPLAY CASE WITH COVER – MADE IN USA

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Premium quality American-made wood golf ball display, made to order with a wide range of options including size, finish, and decorative golf crest. The unobtrusive Lift ‘n Slide UV-protective plexiglass display, foam inserts that hold each ball securely, solid wood construction, and decorative options (including personalization of name) make this our #1 choice for best golf ball display.

Price:

  • $75-$199 depending on size and personalization

Features:

  • Made in the USA
  • Solid oak wood with choice of finish
  • Patented Lift ‘n Slide cover means no visible hinges
  • UV-resistant clear plexiglass cover
  • Inner foam core holds golf balls securely
  • Wall mountable
  • Easy to transport if needed – golf balls stay in place

Options:

  • Three sizes which hold between 8 and 80 collectible golf balls
  • Three finishes: Honey Oak, Cherry, or Dark Walnut
  • Three designs: Emboidered golf crest, personalized embroidered crest, no crest
  • Six non-personalized crest themes, four personalized crest themes
  • No-crest option holds several more golf balls

Pros:

  • Premium American-made quality
  • Each ball is secure and held in place – no rolling around if bumped, easy to move if needed
  • Cover keeps the collection safe, UV-protected, and free from dust buildup
  • Plenty of options for size, finish, personalization, and design
  • Arrives ready to hang on the wall
  • Uniform square/rectangular shape means you can put up as many as you have space for and it will look great

Cons:

  • Premium quality comes with a premium price
  • Typically made to order so it will take a few days to arrive
  • Largest capacity is 80 golf balls

2. GOLF BALL DISPLAY – MADE IN USA

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Premium quality American-made wood golf ball display, exactly the same as the one above but without the Lift ‘n Slide cover. This makes the unit a little thinner, sticking out less from the wall, and a little more affordable (average of about $20 less per the various options). Still a top-notch display, this is the perfect choice for the collector who likes to see, touch, feel, and reorganize the collection.

Price:

  • $60-$160 depending on size and personalization
  • Around $15-$30 less expensive than the Lift ‘n Slide models above

Features:

  • Same as above with one exception:
  • No Lift ‘n Slide cover – display is open-faced
  • Same size, design, and personalization options

Pros:

  • Premium American-made quality
  • Each ball is secure and held in place – no rolling around if bumped, easy to move if needed
  • Plenty of options for size, finish, personalization, and design
  • Arrives ready to hang on the wall
  • Uniform square/rectangular shape means you can put up as many as you have space for and it will look great

Cons:

  • Premium quality comes with a premium price
  • No dust cover
  • Typically made to order so it will take a few days to arrive
  • Largest capacity is 80 golf balls

3. 108 GOLF BALL DISPLAY CABINET

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Large, solid-quality golf ball display with hinged door, locking mechanism, lovely trim, several finish choices, and the option for wall mounted or free standing display.

Price:

  • $90-$100 depending on finish

Features:

  • Large capacity, holds 108 collectible golf balls
  • Solid beech wood with choice of finish
  • Hinged clear door with locking mechanism
  • Crown trim on top and bottom
  • Can be wall mounted or free standing
  • Black felt background
  • UV protective door
  • Shelf display with indents

Options:

  • Choice of finish: Black, Cherry, Oak, or Walnut

Pros:

  • Good quality, well-reviewed
  • Choice of hanging on wall or free standing
  • Perfect for a large golf ball collection
  • Hinged door with lock and key
  • UV protection keeps balls from fading
  • Door keeps the collection safe and free from dust buildup

Cons:

  • Unclear whether the door is glass or plexiglass
  • Collectibles rest on shelf, which means they can move around if bumped
  • Imported; tends to have a little lower quality than American-made

4. PERSONALIZED GOLF BALL DISPLAY BOX FOR 1-12 GOLF BALLS

Walnut keepsake box for collectible golf balls

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Price:

  • $92

Features:

  • Solid walnut wood, crafted in the USA
  • Hinged lid opening with real glass top
  • Foam insert cut to hold your choice of 1-12 golf balls
  • Includes personalization on glass lid
  • Optional custom engraved name plate for front of box

Options:

  • Custom engraved logo or text on glass lid
  • Optional addition of engraved name plate on front
  • Choose number of golf balls to hold, any number 1-12

Pros:

  • Made in the USA
  • Premium heirloom quality craftsmanship
  • Clear glass panel protects and preserves collection
  • Small and transportable
  • Customizable with engraving – no text limit

Cons:

  • Small, holds a maximum of 12 golf balls
  • Higher end quality means higher end price tag
  • Foam insert is only held in by pressure

5. 36 OR 72 GOLF BALL DISPLAY RACK

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36 BALL DISPLAY (pictured)72 BALL DISPLAY

A simple, mid-range wall display with unique edges and options for a modest 36-ball collection and larger 72-ball collection. It’s an import, but one with great quality which we have sold over at Northwest Gifts for more than a decade, with many satisfied and returning customers. A solid all-around choice.

Price:

  • $60-70 depending on size

Features:

  • Unique shape that stands out from most “boxy” designs
  • Arrives ready to hang
  • Perfect for mid-sized golf ball collections
  • Elegant “rosewood” finish with long-lasting finish
  • Green felt background

Options:

Pros:

  • An ideal mid-range option, affordable but not cheap
  • The cutaway top and bottom edges give it a nice presentation

Cons:

  • Golf balls rest on shelf divots, which means they can move around if bumped
  • Import; this is a nice quality item but imports are never quite as premium as made-in-USA options

6. MODERN STYLE GOLF BALL DISPLAY

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A contemporary take on the golf ball display that features a modern black finish, symmetrical compartments, and an acrylic hinged opening cover.

Price:

  • $50

Features:

  • Holds 20 collectible golf balls
  • Ready to hang on the wall
  • Modern black finish to complement your home decor
  • Hinged clear font panel

Options:

  • As shown only

Pros:

  • Affordably priced
  • Perfect for a small, focused collection
  • Contemporary design and finish
  • Separate compartments keep the balls secure
  • Hinged cover protects your collection and keeps it free from dust

Cons:

  • Small size, only holds 20 golf balls
  • Imported, similar in construction and finish to IKEA-style furniture
  • While the separate compartments keep the golf balls secure, they rest in little divots and can still be jostled around

7. 24 GOLF BALL DISPLAY FOR DESKTOP

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Price:

  • $30

Features:

  • Tabletop cylinder display holds 24 golf balls
  • 4 individual levels each hold 6 golf balls each
  • Golf balls rest in orderly divots
  • Easy lift-off acrylic cover
  • Brushed silver ball topper/lid handle

Options:

  • None

Pros:

  • Simple, elegant, affordable
  • Acrylic cover protects and keeps collection dust-free
  • Fairly small, fits on desks, tables, and shelves (9.5″ diameter, 12.5″ tall)

Cons:

  • Imported, low-end quality
  • No reviews at this time

8. GOLF BALL DISPLAY WITH PHOTO FRAME

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Price:

  • $45

Features:

  • Displays 23 collectible golf balls
  • Separate compartments for each ball
  • Separate photo/scorecard frame
  • An unique spot for your most prized golf ball
  • Elegant mahogany finish
  • Ready to hang on the wall like a picture frame

Options:

  • You can choose to place a photo, scorecard, or newspaper clipping into the frame

Pros:

  • Photo frame centerpiece
  • Individual boxes for each ball
  • Unique design
  • Perfect for a small golf ball collection

Cons:

  • Import
  • No cover to keep the balls in place
  • Small and quirky

9. SMALL GOLF BALL DISPLAY – BARGAIN PRICED

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Price:

  • $25

Features:

  • Mahogany finished wood construction
  • Holds 25 collectible golf balls
  • Mounts easily on wall or sits on table or shelf
  • Green felt background contrasts with the white golf balls

Options:

Pros:

  • Bargain priced at $25, and still an attractive display
  • A compact way to display 25 collectible golf balls
  • Wall mounted or free standing – your choice
  • The ultimate bang for your buck

Cons:

  • Imported MDF wood construction
  • Quality matches the price
  • No protective cover for golf balls
  • Balls rest in little divots, so if it gets bumped your collection could go all over the place

 10. SINGLE GOLF BALL DISPLAY CUBES – SIX PACK

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Price:

  • $9

Features:

  • Set of six
  • Each cube holds a single golf ball
  • Clear acrylic 2-piece design
  • Stack together as many as you like, or use for trading/selling

Options:

  • Set of six separate, individual cubes, so you can mix and match and move them about as you see fit

Pros:

  • Simple, clean, minimalist, and affordable
  • Keep collectible golf balls individually secured
  • Stores each ball and protects it from dust and damage
  • Ideal for collections with just a handful of items

Cons:

  • Not ideal for a large collection
  • Doesn’t have the same impact as many of the other attractive options on this list

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