Academy of the Sacred Heart

1250 Kensington Rd, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304 Map · Phone number
Hired? Save
  • Photos & Videos 23
  • About
  • Reviews 11
  • FAQs
  • Network

About Academy of the Sacred Heart

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.

Services Offered
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.

Follow Academy of the Sacred Heart on

Other couples have also viewed:

349365bfad0ee381 1344869353262 IMG0192
Academy of the Sacred Heart
wedding 8 51 53977 1557172420
Academy of the Sacred Heart
28 Acre Campus
28 Acre Campus
Entering the Chapel
Entering the Chapel
Guests Awaiting the Bride
Guests Awaiting the Bride
The Happy Couple
The Happy Couple
Here Comes the Bride
Here Comes the Bride
One of many gardens...
One of many gardens...
Beautiful Stained Glass
Beautiful Stained Glass
Above the Altar
Above the Altar
Beautiful scenery
Beautiful scenery
In the Bride's Parlor
In the Bride's Parlor
You may kiss the bride!
You may kiss the bride!
The bride
The bride
Winter wedding
Winter wedding
Flowers as centerpiece
Flowers as centerpiece
Ready for the ceremony
Ready for the ceremony
During ceremony
During ceremony
The altar
The altar
Flowers
Flowers
Flower decoration
Flower decoration
Wedding ceremony setup
Wedding ceremony setup
349365bfad0ee381 1344869353262 IMG0192
Academy of the Sacred Heart
wedding 8 51 53977 1557172420
Academy of the Sacred Heart
28 Acre Campus
28 Acre Campus

Interested in this vendor?

Request pricing
  • Photos 22
  • Videos 2

11 Reviews for Academy of the Sacred Heart

Recommended by 96% of couples


4.8 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.9
  • Flexibility 4.7
  • Value 4.6
  • Average response time 5.0
Sort by:
  • A

    Amanda · Married on 08/23/2013

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    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
  • J

    Jessica · Married on 07/13/2013

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Absolute beautiful place for a wedding. The staff is very helpful

    Sent on 08/07/2013
  • R

    Rachael · Married on 06/16/2012

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    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

Awards

11

Academy of the Sacred Heart FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? $ 1,100.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Bridal Suite, Clean Up, Lighting/Sound, Parking, Set Up
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 2
  • Describe your venue: Historic Building, Religious
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony
  • What event services do you offer? Event Planner

Professional Network & Endorsements

6 Endorsements

  • Dearing Concert Duo
    Dearing Concert Duo Wedding Musicians

    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 Townsend Hotel
    The Townsend Hotel Hotel Weddings

    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 Ensembles
    La Corda String Ensembles Wedding Musicians

    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

Preferred Vendors

Map

  • 1250 Kensington Rd Bloomfield Hills, MI, 48304 See on map
    248-206-3945 (Phone number)

By clicking "Request pricing" I agree to sign up and accept WeddingWire's Terms of Use.

Write a review