Preserving, Restoring, Operating and Maintaining Olivewood Cemetery

Olivewood a Recognized UNESCO Site

Posted by on May 17, 2019 in Events, News

Olivewood Cemetery has now been recognized by UNESCO as a significant historic site of memory and has been added to their Slave Route Project, an international registry.

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Olivewood Community Day

Posted by on Oct 22, 2018 in Events, News

Olivewood Cemetery will be open for Community Day on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 9:00am to 3:00pm

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Refugee Scout’s Eagle Project captures ‘Spirit of Houston’

Posted by on Jul 20, 2018 in Events, News

Boy Scout Asher Joseph organized a huge clean-up at Olivewood Cemetery in preparation for the dedication of Lucy Farrow's headstone. Article by Thora Qaddumi.

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Community Day to be Held on November 18, 2017

Posted by on Nov 12, 2017 in Events, News

Descendants of Olivewood will be hosting a Community Day on Saturday, 18 November 2017. Olivewood Cemetery will be open from 9:00am to 3:00pm for tours and information.

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