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Eleven memorial.

In memory of the oil rig workers that lost their life This memorial will be moving next Monday 20... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
Paul B
via mobile
Interesting

Worth looking at. Stumbled upon walking down Elysian Fields. I remember the tragedy well. The movie... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2018
harmsenom
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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Aug 15, 2018
“Eleven memorial.”
Jun 13, 2018
“Interesting”
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700 Elysian Fields Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117-8512
Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

In memory of the oil rig workers that lost their life This memorial will be moving next Monday 20 August I am happy that I took the time out to see it for myself.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Worth looking at. Stumbled upon walking down Elysian Fields. I remember the tragedy well. The movie was also fairly realistically portrayed.

Thank harmsenom
Reviewed November 20, 2017

We remembered those who had passed away in the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explosion in 2010. The memorial is located on Elysian Fields Avenue in New Orleans.

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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

This memorial is the middle of a road so it's better to just drive by it. It is very interesting but not clearly labeled so I had to look it up after I saw it.

Thank rowan816
Reviewed August 5, 2017

We saw this memorial while on a bus tour of New Orleans. Beautifully done cast bronze memorial statues to those native New Orleanians killed in the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the gulf of Mexico in 2010.

Thank smithrlone
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

The memorial is nice. Standing with Eleven life sized statues that represent the lives lost gives you strange feeling. You can feel the emptiness of the lost souls while in the presence of a physical figure. There is a small plaque in the center of...More

Thank DeanandMisty
Reviewed April 12, 2017

If you weren't told what the monument was, it would just look like 11 lifesized human figures. But it's the monument for the Deepwater Horizon victims. It's moving once you know what it's for.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed February 13, 2017

The sculpture is named "Eleven", for the number of oil platform workers who were killed at the Deepwater Horizon disaster. The memorial was the result of a chance meeting by a local artist with one of the victims parents about three years ago. The eleven...More

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Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
Nestled between the French Quarter and the Ninth Ward,
the Faubourg Marigny & Bywater environs are largely
residential. Of course, folks around here love to go
out and have a good time as much as they do anywhere
in NOLA. And if out-of-towners want to join in the
festivities, well then so much the better! Home to
some of the most revered live music venues in New
Orleans, an eclectic gaggle of gourmand dining
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