The "Marie Laveau" Tomb Needs Your Help!
In December, the tomb was covered in pink latex paint. It was then pressure-washed, causing even more damage. Restoration efforts are underway, but SOC still needs to raise nearly $4,000 to complete the repairs. Every little bit helps!
CLICK HERE to support the restoration of this historic tomb.


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.

For more info, e-mail

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.