Chapel Hours & Tours

Learn about the chapel and come for a visit.

Chapel Hours

Monday - Friday

The Chapel is closed through May 31, 2020.
The Chapel Office will be staffed Monday through Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm.
If we are unavailable, please leave a message and we will return your call.



Closed through May 31, 2020.



Closed through May 31, 2020.


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.
Regularly scheduled tours are available Monday, Wednesday and  Friday at 10:00am,
Tuesday and Thursday at 12:00pm.
Larger groups are advised to call the chapel office (412-624-4157) to schedule times for tours. Admission is free, donations are welcome.

Heinz Memorial Chapel 360° View

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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