• Paterson Great Falls

    Paterson Great Falls

    National Historical Park New Jersey

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  • Take a self-guided walking tour by dialing in or downloading mill mile

    Due to a staff training, there will not be any guided tours on 8/27. Download or dial into the free mill mile walking tour. Learn more More »

  • Only one portion of the park is closed - Mary Ellen Kramer Park

    Due to a landscape improvement project, a section of the park, Mary Ellen Kramer Park, and the pedestrian bridge crossing the chasm is closed. Project may be completed early in 2015. The Great Falls can still be viewed at Overlook Park, 72 McBride Ave.

Photos & Multimedia

The Photos and Multimedia section allows you to visit the park through sound and visuals. You will experience first-hand the ecological and historic diversity that the Paterson and the Great Falls has to offer.

Photo Archive/ Photo Downloads(on Flickr)

 

Check out our multimedia presentations!

 

Sneak a LIVE peak at the Great Falls, any time of day or night, with our Webcam.

 

Have you listened to the park's app/audio tour?

 

Learn more about Paterson's history, watch "Smokestacks and Steeples - A Portrait of Paterson"

Did You Know?

Detail of image of L'Enfant at the US Capitol; Credit: Architect of the Capitol

That Pierre L’Enfant, famed engineer of Washington, D.C., was hired to design the city of Paterson? Although he was fired, his raceway designs were later modified and used to direct water to the mills. More...