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Tour the Gems of Lakewood Cemetery
Don’t miss the "Architectural Gems of Lakewood" self-guided walking tour featuring contemporary and historic architecture at Lakewood. The tour includes the new Lakewood Garden Mausoleum, the Lakewood Memorial Chapel built in 1910, the Lakewood Community Mausoleum, the Lakewood Administration Building (at front entrance), private mausoleums and more.
Architects Joan Soranno and John Cook, FAIA, HGA Architects and Engineers, will be available from noon to 3 p.m. each day (Saturday, Sunday and Monday) to answer questions about her design of the new Lakewood Garden Mausoleum.
Pick up a tour brochure with map at Lakewood, available in the Administration Building or Lakewood Garden Mausoleum, Saturday-Monday, May 26-28.
More About Lakewood Cemetery
Since 1871 the Lakewood Cemetery has been a beautiful location "to celebrate life." It is a nondenominational public and nonprofit association open to any and all. Not only does it offer a peaceful atmosphere to remember those you love, Lakewood Cemetery also provides a rich history of Minneapolis starting in the 1800s. Take a self-guided tour or arrange a group tour to reveal the art, symbolism and famous local leaders.