HOLDING YOUR WEDDING OR OTHER EVENT AT QUARRY CHAPEL
The Chapel was deconsecrated in 1937 and is non-denominational. You may use the minister or official of your choice to perform your marriage.
The Chapel will seat 75 to 80 guests. Additional guests can be seated on folding chairs on the lawn in front of the Chapel and video fed to a TV screen. The addition of folding chairs in the aisle of the Chapel is not permitted.
Electricity is available in the Chapel. Water is available from an outside spigot. A handicap accessible portable restroom is available.
Propane patio heaters are available on request for use during cold weather. The Chapel has hosted several December weddings. Only the provided propane heaters are permitted. No other heating devices, including electrical space heaters, may be used.
Photography lights may not be plugged into the chapel elctrical service.
The nave of the Chapel is handicapped accessible.
Parking is available in front and behind the Chapel and along Monroe Mills Road. The Sheriff’s Office requests guests do not park along Quarry Chapel Road. Additional parking arrangements can be made upon advanced request.
Wedding reservations cover two days use of the Chapel, a rehearsal day and the ceremony day.
The fee is $300 for the two days and is not refundable.
BEFORE YOUR EVENT
Check availability and make a reservation, see below.
Schedule a visit to the Chapel.
Give directions to your guests:
The Chapel is located at the corner of Quarry Chapel Road and Monroe Mills Road in Gambier Ohio.
The Quarry Chapel physical address is:
10930 Quarry Chapel Road, Gambier OH 43022
The coordinates are:
40 o23'16"N 80 o22'14"W
Receptions after the event are not available at the Chapel. You will need another venue. Do not bring or consume alcoholic beverages on the premises.
The Chapel will be cleaned and opened before your event.
DURING YOUR EVENT
Decorations such as flowers may be placed in the Chapel. Do not use nails on any surface. Do not attach posters or signs to the premises.
Candles are on the window sills. They may be used or removed for storage in the sacristy, the room in the southeast corner of the building.
No furniture or fixtures may be moved within the Chapel, with the exception of the alter area.
Use of propane patio heaters must be supervised by an adult while in use.
Generally the bride prepares in the sacristy and moves outside through the side door to enter through the main entrance to the Chapel.
You may ring the bell to celebrate your wedding. Please be gentle when pulling the rope!
Only scatter flower petals or other organic products which will disintegrate outside.
AFTER YOUR EVENT
Please remove all decorations. If not, they will be disposed of.