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9000 Southside Drive, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
+1 209-372-4831
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife particularly wanted to visit this chapel because the description sounded so enticing. However, it was disappointing as it was locked and there were very few notices.

Thank RossOrpington
Reviewed 9 August 2018

This is purely a photo op. It's a nice little building with a beautiful backdrop. Stop and take a few pictures and maybe think about where you are for a few minutes and head to the next adventure.

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 15 June 2018

The oldest building in the valley and very pretty from the outside, but unremarkable on the inside. I expected to find wonderful views of the valley and landmarks from the chapel, but no dice. Located just off the right of Southside Drive as you drive...More

Thank IN_Travelers47906
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Driving down those darn scary roads within the park I spot the chapel. Told my husband to stop and we admired this beautiful little chapel.

Thank ladyme1
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is a very attractive (because of its location) little chapel that is just across the road from the Cook's Meadow loop starting point. There is a car park there. It still operates as a church. We saw a service taking place there on a...More

Thank Belgo96
Reviewed 14 January 2018

A must stop while driving or walking along the valley floor. This little red chapel is a peaceful place to take in the beautiful scenery around you while taking some beautiful photos.

Thank Hondette
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We came across this by accident while walking the Cooks Loop Trail. It's apparently one of the oldest buildings in Yosemite Valley. From the sign outside, it looked like it's still in use, but it was locked while we were there.

Thank Saluga
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Nice little chapel on Southside Drive in the Valley. Right side of the road, just before the 4 way stop sign for Half Dome Village. Nice picture of the outside, but we didn't go in.

Thank ccindyk48
Reviewed 4 June 2017

A quaint little church (active) in the Valley, easily accessible by foot from the Visitor Center. It is located on the Southside Drive, but easily missed if you're paying attention to the traffic. Great photo op in the early morning.

Thank lheadley
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

It's the oldest building in the valley. Surrounded by one of God's most beautiful creations. It's along the Valley Loop hiking trail - or it can be driven to. Culturally significant- this chapel stands the test of time in a gorgeous setting.

Thank LSUTraveller
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