St. Paul's Church




Experience an unforgettable wedding day at St. Paul's Church. Built in 1879, this venue offers gorgeous architecture, elegance and an unforgettable setting. St. Paul’s Church sits on a sloping grass bluff overlooking the waters of Port Gamble Bay. The church, conveniently located off of Highway 104, is modeled after a church in the Maine hometown of Port Gamble’s founders. The meticulously restored church boasts 8 cathedral stained glass windows, original pews and a domed altar area. One of the most photographed buildings in the area, the picturesque church steeple houses the original church bell. Wedding couples thrill to the sound of the church bell ringing as they are pronounced married. The recently remodeled downstairs reception or dressing area leads outdoors to a waterfront tented terrace, perfect for receptions and gatherings of up to 150 guests. Gather your family and friends for an unforgettable wedding day at St. Paul’s Church.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Ocean/Waterfront View, Church/Temple


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 50 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at noon. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $1,500 for a reception and includes 3 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The rental fee for a ceremony is $1,500 with reception rental or $750 for a ceremony only wedding. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $250/hr. A refundable security deposit of $400 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at St. Paul's Church is estimated at between $6,511 and $13,087 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
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Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 10:00PM