Recent Posts

CANCELLED – Saturday, July 2st Stories in Stone Tour

CANCELLED – Saturday, July 2st Stories in Stone Tour

Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances we have to cancel our tour this Saturday July 2st. All ticket holders can attend any future Stories in Stone or Historical Tour on regular schedule.If you have any questions contact us at info@friendsoflonefircemetery.org We apologize for any inconvenience. Thanks for Read Full Post

Portland’s Founding Women Tour – May 28!

Portland’s Founding Women Tour – May 28!

Learn about the trailblazing women of Lone Fir, including civic leaders, suffragettes, artists, and a few other women whose stories are too good not to tell.May 28th, 202210am @ Soldier’s Monument Reserve a tour slot now!

Stories in Stone – Tour Dates 2022

Stories in Stone – Tour Dates 2022

Guided Tour: Stories in Stone “I enjoyed the Historical Tour – I’ve taken it twice! – but what about the rest of the cemetery? What is that structure? Who is this and why is their name familiar? Is this granite? What does this symbol mean?” Read Full Post

Historical Tour – Dates for 2022

Historical Tour – Dates for 2022

Guided Historical Tours Want to get to know the cemetery better? Take one of our monthly tours. Tours highlight Portland’s founders and regionally-known pioneers. Second Saturday of the Month: March 12 April 9 May 14 June 11 July 9 August 13 September 10 October 8 Read Full Post

New Headstone Cleaning Workshops

New Headstone Cleaning Workshops

Happy April! It is that time again for our monthly headstone cleaning workshops. They kick off again this month through September and are every third Saturday from 10am to noon. Ever wonder the proper way to clean a headstone or want to get more involved Read Full Post

New Tour Dates Listed

New Tour Dates Listed

With approval of the city, we have a slate of new tours available in the coming months! Reserve a spot here.

Headstone Cleaning Canceled – Sept 18

Headstone Cleaning Canceled – Sept 18

Due to inclement weather, the headstone cleaning workshop on the 18th of September will be canceled.

Halloween Update

Halloween Update

Just a quick update to let everyone know that we will not be doing any Halloween event this year. We have had quite a few inquiries and wanted to let everyone know that unfortunately we will not be doing Tour of Untimely Departures or any Read Full Post

Headstone Workshops are Back!

Headstone Workshops are Back!

Meet at the Soldiers Monument at 10am for a tutorial on how to clean and spruce the headstones at Lone Fir Cemetery. The workshop runs from 10am until noon and there is no fee. We provide the supplies! Gloves are handy and please dress to Read Full Post

The Tour Returns!

The Tour Returns!

We are back in action… We are slowly making our way back into monthly events and activities at Lone Fir Cemetery. We are starting off with our monthly historical tour and the first one will kick off in July on the regular cadence of the Read Full Post