Take a guided walking tour or tune in to the free app.
Join us for a guided tour held daily at 11AM and 3PM. Meet us at the Alexander Hamilton statue at 72 McBride Avenue. Interested in a self-guided opportunity? Download the free app. Learn more about both options and we'll see you soon. 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.
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?
Alexander Hamilton, founder of Paterson, faced great opposition to his ideas for an industrial America? Many government leaders, including Thomas Jefferson, believed the new nation should base its economy, and could grow powerful, through agriculture – growing what it needed and selling the surplus.