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Glass Church / Wayfarers Chapel

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Very Pretty

Be sure to call ahead because the chapel is closed for weddings. There was only a 30 minute window... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Greenville, South Carolina
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Must see

This was our second visit, the last being 8 years ago. I had forgotten how beautiful this spot is... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2019
Erie, Pennsylvania
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Overlooking the Pacific coast, this beautiful church was designed by the son of Frank Lloyd Wright.
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5755 S. Palos Verdes Dr. at Barkantine St., Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Be sure to call ahead because the chapel is closed for weddings. There was only a 30 minute window of time open to the public during our visit. The chapel is very small, but beautiful light and views. There is a small garden area, restrooms...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank JD3073
Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

This was our second visit, the last being 8 years ago. I had forgotten how beautiful this spot is. The chapel is glass and with the trees all around I felt as though I were in a forest cathedral. It’s really breathtaking. The grounds are...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank JeanU_12
Reviewed June 24, 2019 via mobile

The glass chapel is a treasure no matter when you go but if you can go on a sunny day, it’s even more beautiful. I happened to go on an overcast Sunday and I believe there’s a different mood when the sun and blue skies...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Caroline L
Reviewed June 4, 2019

Attended a wedding and the venue is beautiful. The views of the ocean are spectacular and the gardens are very accessible.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank UsUKFoodie
Reviewed May 19, 2019

It is such a hidden treasure. It is nestled up on the hill w/ sweeping views of the ocean. Walking into the chapel is a truly special experience, as it is all glass, but is protected by towering trees. The chapel itself has a very...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Sondra W
Reviewed May 10, 2019

Oh WOW. I'm so glad I visited this chapel when I was in California. It's one of the most beautiful places I've ever been. I felt such peace and calm there. In front Standing at the doorway of the chapel looking out, there is a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed May 5, 2019

The chapel is famous for its glass windows and you can take picture in it if a wedding is not scheduled. It is rather small and I have heard it is expensive to rent. The grounds are beautiful. You can get a great view of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Lance2002
Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

Went on a Sunday when they were having service. I waited outside until mass was over. Everyone there was gracious and welcoming. It really is a glass house with beautiful views of the ocean. They have a gift shop and there is a small donation...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank TerryM641
Reviewed April 26, 2019 via mobile

I decided to run here from my hotel as it was just 1.5 miles away. The garden and grounds are beautiful and the history of the chapel is amazing! This is worth a stop if you are in the area!! So peaceful!!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Christina0525
Reviewed April 8, 2019

A quiet, peaceful place. The Chapel is made of glass. If you visit during a sunny day, you can see sunlight goes through the glass roof and wall.

Date of experience: July 2018
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March 16, 2019|
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Response from Silverbullet999 | Reviewed this property |
When there is a wedding or a photo shooting, certain areas are restricted. But most of the time, it is open to everyone. So go and E. N. J. O. Y. !
January 4, 2015|
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Response from ZXY | Reviewed this property |
I would call right away. Phone number is 310 377-1650 Best wishes for a bright life together