Lectures & Special Events

 

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“The Underworld Above Ground: The graves of the infamous, nefarious, and notorious of New Orleans.”

Writer and photographer Sally Asher will discuss some of New Orleans’ infamous characters and reveal their forgotten stories and where they are buried. Asher’s lecture will be punctuated by dramatic readings of historical sources by Kerry Cahill and Andrew Ward.

Join us on Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at 6:30pm.
Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Boulevard.

This event is free, and open to the public.

 

Special Events

There are currently no special events scheduled. Upcoming events will be posted on this page as they become available.

 

Exclusive: “Tombs by Twilight” Tour

Twilight 1Save Our Cemeteries has partnered with the Archdiocese of New Orleans Catholic Cemeteries to provide you with a unique tour of St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 at dusk. This special cemetery tour is EXCLUSIVE ONLY to Save Our Cemeteries, no other tour company has been granted access to the cemetery after normal cemetery hours. Tour is only available to persons 21 years of age and older. This exclusive evening cemetery tour is held on the fourth Saturday of each month, starting September 26, 2015. Price: $45/person.

More Info & Tour Bookings:
www.saveourcemeteries.org/exclusive-tombs-by-twilight-tour/

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