Save Our Cemeteries Mentioned In Where New Orleans Magazine

Where New Orleans Magazine - October 2015 issue

Save Our Cemeteries has received several mentions in the current, October 2015, issue of Where New Orleans Magazine / WhereTraveler.com. Both online and in print.

Excerpt:
“There are dozens of “cities of the dead” dotting the local landscape, but if you can visit only one, make it St. Louis No. 1 (home to legendary voodoo queen Marie Laveau) and make Save Our Cemeteries your tour company. The nonprofit group donates 90 percent of ticket sales to tomb restoration and preservation.”

Read more at the links below…

“Things to Do in New Orleans: A Walk on the Creepy Side”
http://www.wheretraveler.com/new-orleans/things-do-new-orleans-walk-creepy-side

“Frightfully Fun Halloween Happenings in New Orleans”
http://www.wheretraveler.com/new-orleans/frightfully-fun-halloween-happenings-new-orleans

Full Online version of printed magazine (See page 17, October 2015 issue):
http://www.morrismedianetwork.com/brands/where-magazine/new-orleans/

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Save Our Cemeteries Mentioned In Halloween Issue Of Where Y’at Magazine

Save Our Cemeteries mentioned on page 20 'A Walk Through New Orleans Cemeteries' Where Y'at magazine

Save Our Cemeteries has received two mentions in the latest issue of Where Y’at magazine. You can read about us in the abbreviated article online : http://www.whereyat.com/cemetery-round-up

Check out the full article from the Halloween issue of Where Y’at Magazine online: http://issuu.com/whereyatnola/docs/wehaa/20

…Or pick up a free copy at retail outlets, bars, restaurants and hotels around town. “A Walk Through New Orleans Cemeteries” starts on page 20.

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Save Our Cemeteries Featured In Time Warner Cable Segment

We’re very excited to share this video segment with you all, produced for Time Warner Cable and featuring Save Our Cemeteries restoration efforts, filmed in Lafayette Cemetery No. 1!

“A look at the cemeteries of New Orleans, featuring the work of the non-profit group, Save Our Cemeteries. This segment was produced for Time Warner Cable.”

Referring to the cemeteries, Executive Director Amanda Walker states: “We like to refer to them as outdoor museums, because they really represent who built this city, and the architecture of different time periods…”

Watch it here:
https://youtu.be/Y3pMapNrXjU

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Save Our Cemeteries Mentioned in Smithsonian Magazine

Volunteers are Struggling to Maintain New Orleans’ Iconic Tombs - Smithsonian article 9-28-15. Image by Robert Holmes/CORBISPhotograph by Robert Holmes/CORBIS

 

Save Our Cemeteries is proud to have been mentioned in a September 28th article in the Smithsonian Magazine online (Smithsonian.com).

Excerpt:
“This is the second cemetery where we’ve had an emergency operation like this,” Adam Stevenson, president of Save Our Cemeteries tells Welch while observing emergency repairs at Valence Cemetery following a break-in. “Between here and Lafayette No. 2…there were about 20-odd open vaults. Something just had to be done.”

Read the whole article here:
“Volunteers are Struggling to Maintain New Orleans’ Iconic Tombs” – Smithsonian Magazine

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Save Our Cemeteries Receives Mention On MSN Travel

10 Historical Graveyard Tours Across America - MSN article. Iamge by Andy Richter/GettyPhotograph by Andy Richter/Getty

 

St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 and Save Our Cemeteries received a mention in MSN’s online Travel section ranking the Top 10 Historical Graveyard Tours Across America. Take a look!

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