Basic Information

72 McBride Avenue
Paterson, NJ 07501

From: Garden State Parkway (New Jersey) North: Take exit 155P on left to Route 19 TO WEST Route 80 Paterson. South: Take Exit 159 (Saddlebrook) on your right. After taking the exit, make your second right onto I-80 West (Paterson). From: Interstate 80 I-80 West: Take Exit 57 A-B. Taking (Exit 57- B) (Downtown Paterson) follow the Downtown Paterson sign. I-80 East: Take (Exit 57- B), take exit Route 80 west Grand St./ Del Water Gap KEEP RIGHT exit. Stay to the right for Grand Street exit ramp.

Welcome Center Hours-Seasonal

Welcome Center Hours from May 15th to November 30th. Please see our website for my precise hours.

Standard Hours

  • Sunday: -
  • Monday: -
  • Tuesday: -
  • Wednesday: -
  • Thursday: -
  • Friday: -
  • Saturday: -

General Park Hours

Overlook Park and Mary Ellen Kramer Park are always available for visitors but the best times for viewing are between sunrise and sunset.

Standard Hours

  • Sunday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Monday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Tuesday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Wednesday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Thursday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Friday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Saturday: Sunrise - Sunset

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Entrance Fees:

No Fee - $0.00

There is no fee to enter Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park

Entrance Passes:

None required - $0.00

Entrance passes are not required nor are they available at this site.

Welcome Center Hours-Seasonal

Welcome Center Hours from May 15th to November 30th. Please see our website for my precise hours.

Standard Hours

  • Sunday: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Monday: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Thursday: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Friday: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
 
 
Welcome to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park!


The park is open every day! Some park facilities and roads are closed during the winter. Visit Operating Hours & Seasons for more information.

For further information regarding the scheduling of events and reservations, please click the following link: Permits and Reservations

Looking to buy a park pass? Check out our Fees & Passes page.

If you're traveling with your dog, please visit our Pets page.

Last updated: March 1, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

72 McBride Avenue
Paterson, NJ 07501

Phone:

(973) 523-0370

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