Chapel in the Woods | Memphis Wedding Venue

Fall in love with the chapel in the woods

Graceland’s newly built Chapel in the Woods, as seen in the Hallmark Channel Original Movie "Wedding at Graceland," sits on the serene and historic grounds surrounding Elvis Presley’s Graceland estate. Nestled deep in the woods, secluded from the distractions of everyday life, the chapel features high-beam wood ceilings, spacious bridal and groom’s rooms, and floor-to-ceiling windows that make the surrounding forest a stunning natural backdrop to your ceremony.

Couples who choose to host their ceremony at Graceland’s Chapel in the Woods will be impressed by our commitment to helping you arrange every detail for your ceremony. We can orchestrate everything you need –  flowers, reception, salon services, breathtakingly beautiful photography, and more – to create an unforgettable wedding experience.

THE GRACELAND WEDDING PACKAGE

Every wedding or vow renewal at Graceland's Chapel in the Woods includes:

  • A full-service wedding coordinator to handle all the preparations for your ceremony
  • Full use of the Chapel for up to 100 guests, plus the Bridal and Groom’s rooms and the grounds surrounding the chapel for 2 hours
  • Use of the Chapel’s state-of-the-art sound system to play Elvis and all your other musical favorites
  • The opportunity to take your wedding photos on the steps of the legendary Graceland Mansion
  • An officiant for your ceremony
  • A complimentary tour of Graceland for the Bride and Groom
  • A livestream of your ceremony so friends and family who couldn’t attend can watch you exchange your vows

Pricing

The Basic Package for Graceland’s Chapel in the Woods includes use of the Chapel for up to 2 hours for 100 guests, the Officiant, a complimentary tour of Graceland, a Wedding Coordinator, use of the Bridal Room, Groom's Room and the Chapel's Reception area and grounds, a livestream of your ceremony so friends and family who couldn't attend can watch you exchange your vows, and up to a 15-minute photography session in front of the Mansion for the couple and up to six guests (photographer's fees excluded).

  • Monday – Thursday: $750.00
  • Fridays: $850.00
  • Saturdays: $1250.00
  • Sundays: $1500.00
  • One Hour Rehearsal: $175.00
  • Overtime (per hour): $175.00

An additional charge of $125.00 per hour for each additional hour over scheduled allotment time will be added, regardless of which day of the week the ceremony is held.

Rehearsals may be scheduled if you wish. However, they must be scheduled around other ceremonies at the discretion of the Special Events Department. Rehearsal charge is $175.00 per hour.

Chapel Features

Once inside this tastefully decorated Graceland wedding chapel, your family and guests will be seated in authentic, antique church pews. Vows are exchanged in front of expansive windows, overlooking the beautiful woods. Graceland's Chapel in the Woods seats up to 75 guests. An intimate reception area, located in the rear of the Graceland wedding chapel, offers a table to showcase your wedding cake. You may also incorporate our lovely patio area for your reception and photo opportunities.

Take a virtual tour of the Chapel in the Woods!

Special Services

Couples who choose to host their ceremony at Graceland's Chapel in the Woods will be impressed with our personalized commitment to each couple in helping you arrange every detail of your ceremony. Special services include arranging for photography, videography, floral arrangements, the wedding cake, custom wedding invitations, professional salon services, classic car or limousine rental, musicians and catering. We're just a phone call away. Our professional facilitators, experts at long distance planning, will help you create the wedding of your dreams. 

Wedding Receptions

Graceland offers additional reception venues to offer your wedding guests a unique Graceland experience. From the classic Presley Motors Car Museum to the luxurious Guest House at Graceland, we have numerous options to create the perfect reception to complement your wedding day. Your wedding coordinator can provide additional information. 

Dress Code

In order to maintain the sanctity of the Graceland wedding chapel and to respect the memory of Elvis Presley, Graceland must request that there be no Elvis impersonations whatsoever on Graceland property. Your understanding in this matter is greatly appreciated.

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GET MORE DETAILS

If you are interested in utilizing Graceland's Chapel in the Woods and want additional details on the venue, please visit the link below. We walk you through all the details you may be thinking through – guest seating, dressing room options, gifts and favors, and more.

Chapel in the Woods