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Danforth Chapel

A charming 1950's non-denominational chapel, adjacent to the Iowa Memorial Union and the beautiful Iowa River. 

  • Watch this video about the history of Danforth Chapel.
  • During the academic year, the Chapel is open for quiet reflection Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm. During the summer, the Chapel is open Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.
  • Click here for additional information on weddings in Danforth Chapel and at the IMU!

Capacity by setup

  • Theater: 70-80


  • Electric piano


  • UI Student organization events: $0
  • UI departmental events: $50
  • General public events: $300

Contact information

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Call: 319-335-3114