Heinz Memorial Chapel

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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About Heinz Memorial Chapel

Heinz Memorial Chapel is a non-sectarian chapel on the University of Pittsburgh campus, a gift to the university from H.J. Heinz and his children. The Chapel offers a variety of tours, concerts and programming with visitor hours throughout the week and wedding reservations on the weekends. Several weekly religious services are offered during the spring and fall semesters. Use the links above to plan your visit.

Heinz Memorial Chapel is undergoing external renovations to its spire.
This restoration is essential for the long-term preservation of this historic, treasured structure.


Heinz Chapel is a beautiful wedding venue. View dates and times available for reserving a wedding.

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Tours of the Chapel are available (general and wedding specific). Email heinzchapel@pitt.edu

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What's Happening

Spring Hours

Heinz Memorial Chapel will be open to visitors Sunday from 10am to 1pm, Monday through Thursday from 10am to 4 pm and Friday from 10am to 1pm. The Chapel may occasionally be closed during these hours for University holidays or private events.

Meditation Mondays

Join us every Monday for Meditation Mondays! There will be a free 15-20 minute guided meditation at 12:15pm. The Chapel will also offer quiet hours each Monday from 4:00 to 6:00pm. This time is perfect for prayer, study, or quiet reflection. We hope to continue to be a place of solace and comfort for all on campus.

New Items in Chapel Shop!

We have some new items in the Heinz Chapel shop including tote bags featuring a Fresh Cut Prints illustration and a Heinz Chapel coloring book. You can also shop for Heinz Chapel online or in-person at The University Store on Fifth.

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Simply Styled
Wedding Packages

Simply Styled ceremonies at Heinz Chapel are back!
Five effortless, all-inclusive mini wedding packages are available for Sunday, June 5, 2022. These 90-minute packages for up to 30 guests include a ceremony with officiant, flowers, music, and photography plus
a champagne toast and cookie table.

Photo by Kristen Wynn, photographer for Simply Styled