Schram Memorial Chapel




Schram Memorial Chapel has been the site of countless weddings, ceremonies and special events throughout its nearly 70-year history. The simple charm of this landmark white chapel provides an intimate, traditional setting ideal for celebrating meaningful occasions and making history of your own. Whether your theme is classic or contemporary, Schram Memorial Chapel is ready to be embellished with your personal touches. Sparkling stained glass windows, brightly polished hardwood floors and pew-style seating for 150 and large vaulted ceilings with beautiful exposed wood beams provide the perfect backdrop for memorable pictures. Meticulously landscaped grounds add seasonal beauty to outdoor photographs as well. Couples of all faiths are welcome to marry at the chapel. The lower level rooms are a perfect space to celebrate a smaller more intimate reception. For a charming venue to walk down the aisle, surrounded by family and friends, the Schram Memorial Chapel is the perfect space to say I do.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Church/Temple, Vintage/Rustic


Indoor Ceremony


Max Indoor Ceremony: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

All rental times must include set-up, ceremony, and clean up.

Rental Fees

The rental fee depends if the renter lives in Glenview or outside of Glenview. Residents of Glenview pay $708 plus a $300 refundable security/damage deposit. The non-resident fee is $885 plus the $300 refundable security/damage deposit. Time slots available include 8-11am, 12-3pm, and 4-7pm. If a renter chooses to have an event outside these times, there is an additional fee. These prices reflect the 3-hour ceremony time slot required Friday- Sunday. Please call (224) 521-2562 with questions regarding pricing.

Hourly rentals are available only Monday-Thursday. Resident hourly rental is $83/hr and non-resident is $104/hr. Complimentary rehearsals are not included in hourly rentals. All rentals must be a 2-hour minimum. Please see the following link with a table of pricing:

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Schram Memorial Chapel is estimated at $885 for a ceremony only for 100 guests.

Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Day-of coordinator
No kitchen
Public parking
Rehearsal time
Access to entire building
Full sound system with microphone
AUX Cord for MP3 device

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
No amplified music allowed
No smoking
Music must end by 10:00PM


Glenview residents receive the resident rate of $708 for the three hour minimum ceremony package.

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