Yosemite Valley Chapel, Yosemite National Park

Nestled in a lush valley surrounded by impressive granite cliffs, Yosemite Valley Chapel is a splendid example of the Carpenter Gothic architectural style. The historic wooden chapel was originally built in the "Lower Village" in 1879, and then moved to its present location in 1901. Thanks to its quaint appearance and superb location, it is popular with wedding parties. With our international travel planner, Yosemite National Park attractions like Yosemite Valley Chapel can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Small chapel, easy to spot because it is located practically along the one way street and where there is also a useful parking lot to take a tour around or, if you do not find a place on the street, to reach the area from which you can see the Yosemite falls. Very characteristic and particular, the few minutes necessary for her will not weigh on the budget of the time..
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  • 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.  more »
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  • My husband, daughter and I attended Sunday worship service at this chapel while on vacation at the Majestic Yosemite Hotel, and I was so moved by the sermon, which was about the New Testament passage on Jesus' transfiguration and His relationship with Peter. The church has an excellent pastor who is not focused on himself but on Jesus Christ, and there was a clear sense of community at this church. I would highly recommend attending even if you are just passing through. That hour was the most important hour I spent while on vacation.
  • This Beautiful And Charming Little Chaple Is Located Just A Few Miles From The Yosemite Visitor Center. There Is A Catholic Service Held Every Sunday In The Morning! There Is Also Other Services Held Through Out That Day! As For Me And My Girlfriend Antonette ♥️, We Found It Absolutely Beautiful And Charming! This Is Also The Place I Proposed To Her, After Nearly Three Years Together ❤️‼️. Beautiful And Quite Place To Reflect! Also To Propose To Your Significant Other 💖

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