Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 Restoration Fund

Save Our Cemeteries is undertaking the restoration of five tombs in Lafayette No. 1 as the starting point of an ongoing restoration plan for the cemetery. The stimated cost of the planned restoration will be $50,000.
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Take a cemetery tour in St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 or St. Louis Cemetery No. 2, just outside the French Quarter, or in Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 in the Garden District.

Annual Members Meeting

Current Members are invited to join SOC at the Annual Members Meeting on Wednesday, December 10th from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. on the 4th Floor of beautiful Basin Street Station, 501 Basin Street.

Members will vote on the new slate of Board candidates, say "thank you" to outgoing Board members, honor our 2014 award recipients, and celebrate the 40th anniversary of SOC with libations, lively conversation, and a spectacular balcony view of St. Louis Cemetery No. 1.

Free parking will be provided in the Basin Street Station Lot and the parking area across Crozat Street.

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Save Our Cemeteries is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit in New Orleans.

Our mission is to preserve, protect, and promote the historic cemeteries of New Orleans through restoration, education, and advocacy.