Chapel Hours & Tours

Learn about the chapel and come for a visit.

Chapel Hours

Monday - Friday

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
On Fridays, wedding rehearsals may begin at 4:15 p.m.
Friday wedding times:  1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

weekday

Saturday

Open for scheduled weddings
11:30 a.m., 1:30, 3:30, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.

saturday

Sunday

12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

sunday

Come Visit

Heinz Memorial Chapel is a non-sectarian chapel given by the H.J. Heinz family to the University of Pittsburgh. Dedicated in 1938, the chapel hosts approximately 1,000 events annually including religious services, weddings, classes, lectures, concerts, memorial services, and guided tours.

Chapel docents are available to give individual and small group walk-up tours during chapel hours. Larger groups are advised to call the chapel office (412-624-4157) to schedule times for tours. Admission is free, donations are welcomed.

Heinz Memorial Chapel 360° View
Ever wonder where the spiral staircase goes?

Many a boy or girl with an hour to spend between classes will find his way to the Chapel for meditation. For the time, the beauty of the structure will become part of him.
Chancellor John Bowman, Cornerstone Address 1933