Academy of the Sacred Heart is a historic wedding venue and Catholic Chapel located in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. This facility is the oldest independent school in Michigan that offers Catholic, college-preparatory education to young girls and boys. This historical site is one of Metro Detroit's best-kept secrets, offering a seclusive setting for a memorable wedding ceremony. With architectural elegance and 28 wooded acres of beautiful surroundings, this venue will provide you with a timeless setting for exchanging your vows.
Facilities and Capacity
The inviting chapel accommodates 250 guests and has stained glass windows that allow the light to pour in and illuminate the Italian marble floors. It also offers a beautiful on-site formal parlor for the bridal party to prep in before walking down the aisle. The venue boasts manicured green grounds that are excellent for taking one-of-a-kind pictures, making it the perfect location for a historic and classic wedding ceremony.
Academy of the Sacred Heart offers a wedding coordinator that will assist in rehearsal coordination and the planning of your wedding. Their staff will make sure your event is unforgettable and will provide you with lighting, sound, and anything else you may need. The chapel only requires that at least one of the couple be Catholic, and they will refer you to several deacons and priests that can marry you in the chapel. They also allow you to have a full mass if you please, but that is not required.
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Recommended by 96% of couples
Amanda · Married on 08/23/2013
We had our wedding at The Academy of the Sacred Heart. We needed a large church for our very large families and it was simply beautiful too! The coordinator, Danielle, was very helpful every step of the way. It was great to have her there on the day of the wedding too! Everything was perfect.Sent on 09/09/2013
Jessica · Married on 07/13/2013
Absolute beautiful place for a wedding. The staff is very helpfulSent on 08/07/2013
Rachael · Married on 06/16/2012
The Chapel at the Academy of the Sacred Heart was a wonderful spot to have my wedding ceremony. I grew up in the area but no longer live there, and needed a church to host our catholic wedding. The coordinators at the Academy were extremely helpful and welcoming.Sent on 11/13/2012
Danielle and all the staff at Academy of Sacred Heart have always been very friendly, helpful, and courteous to us as wedding musicians. The chapel is stunning with great acoustics. It's always exiting for us to perform there, because we are motivated by the sound and the architecture.
The Academy of the Sacred Heart and the lovely wooded area in Bloomfield Hills makes a beautiful setting for a wedding ceremony. It is historical and elegant . With that said, the perfect match for a traditional ceremony and wedding reception at the Townsend. The staff at the Academy are accommodating and timely in providing available dates, which is so important for a bridal couple in the planning process. A really nice feature is the Academy doesn't require membership and provides their wedding day coordinator.
La Corda String Ensemble heartily recommends the Academy of the Sacred Heart for a Catholic Wedding Ceremony venue. Danielle and the attentive staff eliminate the stress of the day and coordinate the event to perfection. Everyone will enjoy the excellent acoustics and the intimate setting of the Chapel - your guests will be incredibly impressed! George Stepulla Vice-Pres La Corda Ensemble, Inc