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Little Chapel in the Woods, Denton
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The Little Chapel in the Woods is a chapel constructed mainly for meditation and prayer.

It was built in 1939, on the Denton campus of Texas Womans University, and was dedicated by First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. Inside the chapel, there are many pieces of artwork, as well as stained glass windows. It was designed by regional architect O'Neil Ford.

The building was constructed of native Texas field stone quarried 40 miles from the TSCW campus by the National Youth Administration. In fact, the entire structure, including the stained glass. stone work and lighting, were all completed by the NYA. Funds for the project were raised from donations and various money raising projects, including garage sales and waffle breakfasts.
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  • My husband and I took our small children and we parked near the University and just walked to the chapel. The walk was leading up to the Chapel was beautiful as well not just the Chapel alone. We didn...  more »
  • Went to a friends wedding sometime ago and it was beautiful! The staff and everyone around we're extremely helpful and very nice. 
  • Perhaps I didn't know where I was going (but it's small) and I didn't see much to it. In my opinion it was boring. 
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  • My wife and I got married here and we had a great experience. The prep rooms in the back are pretty small, but we didn't really care about that too much.
  • If you want to see somthing beautiful and peaceful go there! I sometimes have a little picnic with my family near it ~ it is not rare to see a weeding taking there or weeding photo shoot, or other types of celebrations.
  • Makes a super awesome wedding location and the pictures we took are awesome! I love the size not to big but has enough room for everything!
  • Very happy to find such a pretty little Church in the woods ! The perfect location for our Son's wedding...we recommend it strongly !
  • Love love love this wonderful sanctuary! Class, charm, and God inspired!