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Beautiful venue for a wedding

Attended a wedding for a friend's daughter in Heinz Chapel. The chapel is beautiful! The stone... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JLShock1
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Stained glass windows are justly famous

The windows are spectacular, and worth the visit. Those jaded from the many European cathedrals... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rose C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended a wedding for a friend's daughter in Heinz Chapel. The chapel is beautiful! The stone walls and stained glass are spectacular. We have visited cathedrals in Europe and this chapel rivals them for beauty. The size of the chapel makes an intimate setting for...More

Thank JLShock1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The windows are spectacular, and worth the visit. Those jaded from the many European cathedrals might find this one small and “similar” except for the windows which are not only beautiful but with a modern philosophy...those on the left are all men, those on the...More

Thank Rose C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in to see the beautiful stained glass windows. Rich in history. Must have a tour guide or use a pamphlet to really understand the stories behind the windows. It's a good place to go and spend some time. I don't recommend taking young children...More

Thank terry1232017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One can spend a lazy day to walk around the Pittsburgh University area.... It's cool place to be .... this area has many historic buildings and architecture to enjoy .....

Thank Moinak M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is nothing more breathtaking than going on a sunny morning and sitting in the Chapel. Between the Stained Glass, the carved wood, and carved stone, it is a miniature reminiscent of some of the finest cathedral of Europe. I love sitting and taking it...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A really beautiful chapel opposite the Cathedral of Learning. Worth a visit for the stained glass alone. Always impresses, no matter how many times you go.

Thank Nikki T
Reviewed 30 April 2018

If you are in the Oakland area (i.e., near Pitt), it is worth stopping in to see the chapel- it is beautiful.

Thank Blaw10
Reviewed 18 April 2018

You can't miss this place, it is one of the most beautiful places in PA. Make sure you have your cameras ready!

Thank CWestcott
Reviewed 12 April 2018

just did a walk through- beautiful stained glass everywhere, huge doors, would be a great place for a wedding

Thank csegarra
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Stained glass doesn't just depict religious icons, but artists,writers and leaders such as Lincoln, Emily Dickinson, Mozart.

1  Thank Pamela H
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