State parks

Fort Snelling Memorial Chapel

Fort Snelling Memorial Chapel is a non-demoninational facility. It is owned by the State of Minnesota and administered by Fort Snelling State Park.

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Chapel address and directions:

Fort Snelling Memorial Chapel
Historic Fort Snelling, Hwy. 5 & 55
St. Paul, MN 55111
Map it
Take the Bloomington Road exit off Hwy 55 and follow signs to chapel.



Open house at the Chapel is from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the first and third Sunday of each month, excluding Easter and Christmas. The public is invited to tour the facilities and gather information about using the Chapel. 

Phone reservations can be made by calling the park at 612-279-3555 and are taken in the order received.



A reservation includes 3 hours for the wedding and 1 hour for rehearsal.

Veteran rates apply only to the bride or groom, if they have been or are currently in the military. Proof must be presented at the time of application.


Wedding rehearsals:


Funerals and memorials

Access to chapel island (chapel, chapel grounds and parking lot) will be permitted 30 minutes prior to the rental period. This includes deliveries and setup.

Services are held Wednesday, Thursday or Friday.






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