Chapel Hours & Tours

Learn about the chapel and come for a visit.

Chapel Hours

Monday - Thursday

Open 10:00am to 2:00pm for University Employees and Students only.
Must show Pitt ID.
The Chapel is closed to outside visitors until further notice.

weekdays

Friday - Saturday

The Chapel is open for scheduled weddings. Only particpants and their guests are allowed.

weddings

Sunday

Open 10:00am to 2:00pm for University Employees and Students only.
Must show Pitt ID.
The Chapel is closed to outside visitors until further notice.

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 tours to individuals and small groups during chapel hours.  University ID is required of all participants.
Admission is free, donations are welcome.
If you would like to schedule a large group tour for a future date, please email the chapel office at heinzchapel@pitt.edu. Donation for large group tours is $2.00 per person.

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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