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SKINNER CHAPEL

Skinner Chapel is one of the most beautiful wedding chapels in Nashville. With stately architectural details and space for up to 20 guests, the chapel makes for an ideal elopement venue in Nashville. Review our three package options, and go to the bottom of the page for more details including our social media links. For additional information, visit the Info page of this site. 

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JUST MARRIED ELOPEMENT - $200.00

Venue: Skinner Chapel

 

A brief ceremony for the couple and up to eight guests inside the chapel. Everyone must arrived together, dressed and ready to begin immediately upon arrival. This is for couples to be married in a lovely setting with minimal cost and planning. All photos will be staged inside the chapel. No exterior photos in this package. For details, please scroll to the bottom of this page, or read the contract. You may call or text with questions between 8AM and 8PM Central Time, Monday - Saturday,  and 2PM to 8PM on Sundays. Email us 24/7. This package is only available up to 60 days in advance. Scroll to the bottom for details. Note: No venue previews and no planning meetings with this package.  No reception or food/beverage permitted. This is a ceremony-only booking. Contact Rev. Rich to check availability before submitting a contract. 

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GETAWAY ELOPEMENT - $300.00

Venue: Skinner Chapel

A brief ceremony for the couple and up to twelve guests. Everyone must arrived together, dressed and ready to begin immediately upon arrival. This is truly an elopement-style ceremony, but in a very elegant setting with a few witnesses. Photos may be staged inside the chapel, at the west entrance of Fondren Hall, in front of the Laskey building, on the south lawn by the bell tower, and in the vaulted arches under the bell tower (time and weather permitting). For more details, read the contract for this package, and scroll to the bottom for venue details. You may call or text with questions between 8AM and 8PM Central Time, Monday - Saturday,  and 2PM to 8PM on Sundays. Email us 24/7. Note: No venue previews or planning meetings permitted. No reception or any food/beverage permitted. This is a ceremony-only booking. Contact Rev. Rich for availability before submitting a contract. 

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GETAWAY PLUS ELOPEMENT - $500.00

Venue: Skinner Chapel

A brief ceremony for the couple and up to sixteen guests, and up to two standing attendants (one on each side). The chapel does not have bride's room or groom's room, so everyone should arrive dressed, but brides/grooms may dress in the public restrooms in Fondren Hall. This is an elopement-style ceremony, but in a very elegant setting with a few witnesses. Photos may be staged inside the chapel, at the west entrance of Fondren Hall, in front of the Laskey building, on the south lawn by the bell tower, and in the vaulted arches under the bell tower (time and weather permitting). Music is also allowed. For details, read the contract for this package, & scroll to the bottom for venue details. You may call or text with questions between 8AM and 8PM Central Time, Monday - Saturday,  and 2PM to 8PM on Sundays. Email us 24/7. Note: One preview or planning meeting permitted, to be scheduled in advance with Rich Events. No reception or any food/beverage permitted. This is a ceremony-only booking. Contact Rev. Rich for availability before submitting a contract. 

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FRIENDS & FAMILY ELOPEMENT - $800.00

This includes up to 90 minutes use of Skinner Chapel for your ceremony and photos. No reception or food/beverage permitted. The chapel does not have bride's room or groom's room, so everyone should arrive dressed, but brides/grooms may dress in the public restrooms in Fondren Hall. The chapel has 20 chairs and a small chancel area with an altar. Rich Events provides officiant and coordination. There are options for music as well. Pictures may be staged in the chapel, at the west entrance of Fondren Hall, at the entrance of the Laskey building, at the east side of the bell tower, and under the tower's arches, and in the labyrinth garden, weather permitting. For complete details, please scroll to the bottom of this page and review venue information, and review the contract. Call or text us between 8:00 AM and 8:00 PM Central Time, Monday - Saturday and on Sundays from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM. You may email 24/7. Rich Events offers a venue preview and planning meetings, by appointment only. No reception food/beverage permitted. This is a ceremony-only booking.

Check with Rev. Rich for availability before submitting a contract.

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In addition to the beautiful architecture of Skinner Chapel, our facility has many great functional features that enhance your experience. We have ample, free and convenient parking, free WiFi, new central heating and air conditioning, good campus signage, plus Fondren Hall has an accessible entrance for wheelchairs, and both women's and men's restrooms. Skinner Chapel is located on the ground floor of Fondren Hall on the campus of Scarritt Bennett Center. Free parking is available at Scarritt Bennett Center's Parking Lots A & B at 1031 18th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212.  For full details, please read the contract for each package. Please note that we only offer venue previews and planning meetings for the Friends & Family Elopement, which must be scheduled with Rich Events. The Getaway Plus Elopement may have one preview or planning meeting, which must be scheduled with Rich Events. For vendors and marriage license information, visit the Info page of this site. Any time booked with one of our approved photograhers must match the amount of time in your venue package. You may not continue taking photos outside after your venue package time concludes.   Click here to review the venue availability calendar. Please note this does not mean that Rich Events has staff available, only the venue. Click here if you are interested in the history of Scarritt Bennett Center and Skinner Chapel. 

Our regular operating hours are Monday - Saturday 8AM to 8PM and Sunday 2PM to 8PM, by appointment only. 

Please note that we try to host all Skinner Chapel elopements during daylight hours to insure ideal lighting for photography. 

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