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Welcome to the Sandy Hook Chapel

Located within Gateway National Recreation Area's Sandy Hook Unit,  this historic Chapel was originally built in 1941 and used by the U.S. Army in Fort Hancock. Now restored, the National Park Service leases this beautiful venue for weddings, family gatherings, memorials, meetings and other special events. 

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Things to know...

The Sandy Hook Chapel is open April through October each year. 

Bookings tend to fill up a year to a year in a half in advance. 

Call today for availability.

Applications are accepted on a first come first serve basis.

 An application with the $50 non-refundable application fee must be submitted and approved to tentatively hold a date for 10 business days.

 A non-refundable booking deposit is required to permanently hold a date.

 Click below for the full Information and Application Packet.

Pricing and Packages


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Check out photos of the exterior, interior and locations around the Chapel. 

What's in a Lease?


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Ready to book? Have a lease already? 

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Rules and Regulations


Learn more about the rules before applying.



Get answers to your questions.

About us


Learn more about Gateway National Recreation Area; Sandy Hook. 

Click here for driving directions!

Forms and Documents


Find all the forms and documents you need here.

Have a date in mind? What to book a viewing?

Contact us below for availability. Viewings are by appointment. 

Contact Us

Please note the below address is the mailing address. 

It is not the actual address of the Chapel.


35 Hartshorne Dr. Highlands, NJ 07732 is the address for the Chapel. 

We do not recommend using either in a GPS unit.

Follow driving directions listed on website instead. 

Gateway National Recreation Area; Sandy Hook

26 Hudson Rd.Highlands, NJ 07732

(732) 872-5910 (732) 872-5707 Fax

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