Cypress Lawn History: Believe It Or Not. Those Magnificent Mausoleums

If you want to build a classic mausoleum, starting saving early.

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Cypress Lawn in Vintage Postcards

A quick trip back to the good old days.

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Cypress Lawn History: Believe It Or Not

The inside story of the birds and the bees at Cypress Lawn.

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Getting Personal: Glass Front Niches at Cypress Lawn

It is a pictorial obituary on permanent display.

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All Aboard! Getting to Cypress Lawn in Style Back in the Good Old Days

The horse drawn carriage ride was slow and bumpy on rough roads – and God forbid it was raining – so rail travel became the ticket.

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A Most Dangerous Profession in Gold Rush San Francisco

Is “the pen is mightier than the sword?” Perhaps, but more than a few newspaper editors in the Wild California West bit the bullet over their bellicose words.

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Cypress Lawn History: Believe It Or Not

  Did You Know…?   Hamden Holmes Noble, the founder of Cypress Lawn was mindful that one of the most haunting fears of families during the Victorian era was the possibility of a loved one being buried while still alive. Thus, it was provided that families with such fears could have the deceased placed in […]

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