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Historic St. Mary's Chapel

​The Historic St. Mary's Chapel

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Address: 1129 East 3rd Street
Reservations: 980-314-1146
Maximum Capacity: 70 guests

*Please be advised, Open House hours are cancelled until further notice to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The facility will continue to observe guidelines implemented by State and Local Government to protect our customers, patrons, and staff. We are unable to accept new requests at this time. If you have an existing reservation, staff will contact you if your event is impacted. 


Rental Fees:
Wedding slots are scheduled on Saturdays and Sundays in 2 hour 30 minute increments.  

Rehearsals are scheduled on Thursdays and  Fridays in 1 hour increments from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.  Rehearsals are 55 minutes in duration. Bookings can be made 11 months from the event date.

  • Mecklenburg County Residents (Wedding & Rehearsals) 
  • Non-Mecklenburg County Residents (Wedding & Rehearsals) 
  • Non-Wedding Events Mecklenburg County Resident (2 hour minimum) 
  • Non-Wedding Events Non-County Resident (2 hour minimum) 
  • Change Fee (change of dates/times) 

Temporary holds are not placed on dates in advance of receiving payment in full and a completed reservation form. Reservation forms are available at the Historic St. Mary’s Chapel during open house hours only.  

Payments may be received onsite during Open House scheduled hours.

The Chapel was designated as an Historic Landmark in 1975 and it is available for weddings, memorial services and other ceremonies. One dressing room is available for use by the customer.  Decorations are available for rent. Various rules apply for the use of the Historic St. Mary's Chapel, please call for availability and additional information.

St. Mary's Chapel

Customers must provide:

  • Officiating Pastor/Minister
  • Musician



Return Check Fee:
In accordance with N.C.G.S. 25-3-512, RETURNED CHECK FEE.


Office Location:

Mecklenburg County
Park and Recreation
5841 Brookshire Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28216


Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.



close alertCounty services are operating at a limited capacity. Questions about COVID-19? Call Public Health Hotline: 980-314-9400