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View of the falls from Mary Ellen Kramer Park.
This beautiful view of Paterson's Great Falls can be seen from Mary Ellen Kramer Park. This is the winning photograph of the 2013 Eastern National Photo Contest

©Adali Rosario

Waterfalls, ancient geology, engineering landmarks, and the economic birth of a new nation - these are just a few of the things you will discover on your visit to the City of Paterson and the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park.

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Things To Do

Guided Tours • Walking App Tour • Junior Ranger Programs


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Tick & Poison Ivy Information • Advisories • Checklists


Phylical / Mobility • Deaf / Hearing Loss • Blind / Low Vision • Service Animals

Nearby Attractions

National Parks • Thematically Connected Historical Site

Last updated: October 13, 2018

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Mailing Address:

72 McBride Avenue Extension
Paterson , NJ 07501



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