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at Confederate Memorial State Historic Site

There is a $200 fee charged for weddings at the chapel. To reserve the chapel for a wedding, visit our reservation page, or contact the historic site to check for availability by calling 660-584-2853.

exterior of the little white chapel

Chapel Amenities
  • Pews
  • Two tables
  • Electricity
  • Heating (no cooling)
  • Dimensions: 1,735 square feet
  • Maximum occupancy: 100
  • Distance to playground: 0.5 mile
  • Distance to lakes: 500 yards to 0.5 mile

Park Hours


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Park Hours

For temporary closures related to weather, stewardship activities and maintenance, as well as temporary trail closures, click here to visit our Park and Site Status Map.

On the following days (actual or observed), staff will not be available and site buildings will be closed: Christmas Eve; Christmas Day; New Year’s Eve; New Year’s Day; Jan. 2, 2023; Martin Luther King Jr. Day; Lincoln’s Birthday; and Presidents Day. 

Historic Site Grounds

Sunrise to sunset, daily

Site Office hours

Summer Hours (On-Season)

  • April through September
    8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday through Saturday
    Noon to 5 p.m., Sunday

Winter Hours (Off-Season)

  • October through March
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday through Saturday
    Noon to 5 p.m., Sunday

Tours are by appointment only. Call the historic site at 660-584-2854.