Nazareth Hall | University of Northwestern, St. Paul
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Nazareth Hall (also known as Naz Hall or Naz) is used for classes, academic offices, student services, faculty offices, and contains a ceramics lab.

Built between 1921 and 1923, the four-story Nazareth Hall was designed as a preparatory seminary for boys and men ages 14–21. Nazareth Hall Preparatory Seminary educated students from 1923 to 1970.

Today the impressive main building on the campus of University of Northwestern is still known as Nazareth Hall. It functions as the primary academic and administrative building. In the Twin Cities community, Nazareth Hall is most known for the spectacular Nazareth Chapel, a popular wedding venue.


From the north:
Follow I-35E South to Hwy. 36 West. Exit onto Snelling Ave North to the third stop light, Lydia Ave, and turn left.

From the south:
Follow I-35W North to Hwy 36 East. Exit onto Snelling Ave North to the third stop light, Lydia Ave, and turn left.

From the east:
Follow Hwy 36 West to Snelling Ave North. At the third stop light, Lydia Ave, turn left.

From the west/northwest:
Follow I-494/I-694 East to Snelling Ave and exit South. At the first stop light, Lydia Ave, turn right.

From the airport by car:
Follow I-494 west to I-35W north to Hwy 36 east. Exit on Snelling Ave north. Turn left at the third stoplight, Lydia Ave.


The nearest parking lot is Lakefront Parking (Lot F).


This location is accessible to wheelchairs, and has the handicap door button at the doors coming from the Naz Faculty/Staff (Lot G) parking lot.

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