All events, activities, programs, and rentals must adhere to the principles and values of the Unitarian Universalist Association ( and to the principles and values of this church ( Groups and activities that do not adhere to these principles and values may not be granted and/or may lose access to the facilities and/or sponsorship of First Unitarian Church of Pittsburgh.

Whatever your situation, walk of life, race, religion, sexual orientation, or gender, we are honored to walk beside you in this meaningful journey and hope to assist you with this joyful celebration of life and love.

We respect the worth and dignity of every person. We impose no restrictions regarding sexual orientation or gender identity. We impose no restrictions regarding previous marriages or present living arrangements.

You need not be a member of First Unitarian Church to be married here, but we do ask that you attend one of our Sunday morning services prior to your ceremony. You may choose a minister who is not a Unitarian Universalist.

Contact the office to schedule your ceremony. Our Communication Coordinator will assist you with the rehearsal and logistics of your ceremony and reception.

First Unitarian Church of Pittsburgh makes a wonderful wedding venue, and we have several attractive spaces for both ceremonies and receptions. Please complete the form below to find out if a date is available for your wedding ceremony and our event coordinator will be in touch with you shortly.

If you have a different event, please see our Space Reservations page for other options.

Available Spaces

RoomCapacityRental Fee
Sanctuary300 people$750
Garden100 people$300
Schweitzer Room40 people$200
Undercroft Gallery150 people$350.00 for 4 hours

What’s included
The fees include tables and chairs. The use of the adjacent kitchen is included for the Undercroft Gallery and Schweitzer Room. Rooms are available where both parties can dress and relax privately before the ceremony.
These rental fees include the presence of the security guard.

You will need to provide your own plates, glasses, tablecloths, silverware, and decorations. Set up and clean up are not provided. Renters are responsible for all cleanup including, removing all decorations and taking trash to the dumpster.

Reservations can be made a year and a half in advance. Our Wedding Coordinator will contact you to confirm your date and time. A deposit of one-half of the rental fee is required to reserve your date and time. A deposit of one-half of the rental fee is required to reserve your date and time.