The Chapel/Weddings

Tulips blooming by Hermitage chapelThe Chapel at Crystal Hermitage is based on the Porziuncola, The Little Church of St. Francis in Assisi. The chapel, surrounded by beautiful gardens, a goldfish pond and statues of Buddha and the Virgin Mother, offers an intimate and inspiring atmosphere for weddings, meditations, or worship services.  The chapel is always open and visitors are welcome to sit in prayer and meditation, or to spend a few quiet moments.

Crystal Hermitage, with its sweeping vistas, luxurious gardens, pristine woods, and river canyon views, provides an ideal setting for your wedding day.  Whether the plan is for a small gathering in the lovely stone chapel or a larger garden wedding surrounded by nature’s bouquet, the balance and harmony of Crystal Hermitage is a perfect place for any couple to start their new life together.

  •      2 Ceremony001 The Chapel Wedding – The chapel at Crystal Hermitage – simple, yet elegant – offers an intimate and deeply inspiring atmosphere for your wedding ceremony. Nature presents itself on all four sides through the artistry of stained glass windows.
  •       The Garden Wedding – The upper garden creates a magical setting in any season whether it is springtime tulips, peonies and dahlias or the rich brilliance of fall leaves. Surrounded by nature’s bouquet of color, the wedding altar overlooking the Tahoe National Forest and expansive river views creates the perfect backdrop for your ceremony.OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
  •       Fundraiser 2010-7The Reception – The spacious dining hall, gallery and main rooms of Crystal Hermitage, with its international art collection, antiques and Eastern furnishings offer an elegantly decorated reception area. Your guests will enjoy the beauty of the Hermitage and be renewed by its peace.

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