Mary Ellen Kramer Park Closure Announcement from the City of Paterson
Due to landscape improvement project, the City of Paterson closed Mary Ellen Kramer Park, landing & footbridge on November 4, 2013. The project may be completed by end of 2014. Falls can be viewed from Overlook Park. Call 973-321-1212 for project info.
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?
Samuel Colt was an early Paterson business owner? From 1836 until 1842, his gun mill produced about 5,000 guns. A lack of government contracts was a major factor in his failure in Paterson. He later achieved success in his hometown of Hartford, Conn., with the outbreak of the Mexican-American War.