Little Church of The West Las Vegas

Updated October 17, 2016
 
Little Church of the West Wedding Chapel
 
 
The Little Church of the West on Las Vegas Boulevard is on the national register of historical places. The church is the oldest existing structure on the Las Vegas Strip. With it's Las Vegas location the wedding chapel has had it's share of celebrity marriages.

Famous people tying the knot at the church include Betty Grable & Harry James (the first celebrity wedding in 1943) to Zsa Zsa Gabor & George Sanders, Judy Garland, Mickey Rooneyand Dudley Moore.

The chapel looks much the same today as when it was first built in 1942. You don't have to be a big shot to get married in the little church all you need is a wedding licence and a reservation. Prices start at just $200.00 and go up form there.

The chapel was originally built along with the Last Frontier Hotel on the Las Vegas Strip, just north of Spring Mountain Road. The chapel was moved from its location on the north side of the hotel to the south side in 1954.

In 1979, the chapel was moved onto the grounds of the Hacienda Hotel to accommodate the building of the Fashion Show Mall. In 1996, the chapel was moved to its current location on the corner of Russell Road and Las Vegas Boulevard South.

The Little Church of the West Wedding Chapel
The Little Church of the West Wedding Chapel
A Nevada marriage license must be obtained at Clark County Marriage Bureau before your wedding. the Marriage Bureau is open from 8am to 12am, 7 days a week and all holidays.

The marriage bureau is in the regional justice center building located at 201 East Clark Avenue on the corner of 3rd and Clark in downtown Las Vegas.

Both the bride and groom must be present and have valid photo identification (driver’s license, passport or military id). The cost is $60 and only cash is accepted, they do not accept credit cards.

No blood test is required, there is no waiting period, and previous divorce papers are not required. You MUST obtain the license before the wedding ceremony.

The Little Chapel of the West is world famous and even if your not planning on getting married it's worth a stop.

Little Church of the West
4617 S Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas NV 89119
702 739 7971 Little Church Website
 
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