As you enter Lakewood, you pass through our front gates. Yes, the gates serve the practical purpose of safekeeping, but they also serve another much more important purpose — they signal that you are passing into a special place, one of serenity, solace and reflection,...

In the early 1900s, Lakewood Cemetery was a destination. It boasted a grand streetcar entrance facing Bde Maka Ska (formerly Lake Calhoun) so beautiful that it was featured on postcards of the time. In 1906, the Lakewood trustees decided it was time for another awe-ins...

May 18-19, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Thank you to everyone who visited Lakewood during this event!

We're thrilled to join over 110 venues participating in Doors Open Minneapolis, a new event that celebrates our city's heritage.

Doors Open Minneapolis is a weekend-lon...

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