Nearby Attractions

Picture of the brick Roger's Locomotive Building from above.  Cars in parking lot in foreground, steam locomotive to the right.
The Paterson Museum

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National Park Service

Did you know...

...that part of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail, a 2,184-mile long footpath, runs through New Jersey?

...that Morristown National Historical Park in Morristown, New Jersey is called the "Crossroads of the American Revolution"?

...that Thomas Edison National Historical Park in West Orange, New Jersey is the birthplace of sound recording and motion pictures?

These places, and other nationally significant parts of New Jersey's natural and cultural heritage, are all part of the National Park System.

Check out these other National Park Service in New Jersey:

Crossroads of the American Revolution National Heritage Area

Delaware National Scenic River

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area

Ellis Island National Monument

Gateway National Recreation Area

Great Egg Harbor River National Wild and Scenic River

Lower Delaware National Wild and Scenic River

New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail Route

New Jersey Pinelands National Reserve

You can also learn about the more than 400 National Park Service sites throughout the country.

Museums

These nearby museums are themeatically connected to the story of Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park, the nations earliest planned city of industry.

The Paterson Museum located at 2 Market Street, Paterson, NJ; 2-3 minute walk from the park

American Labor Museum (Botto House) located at 83 Norwood Street, Haledon, NJ; 10 minute drive from the park

Lambert Castle located at 3 Valley Road, Paterson, NJ; 10 minute drive from the park - Please Note: Inside Lambert Castle is temporarily closed for renovations. Visitors may still enjoy the Garret Mountain hiking trails. Visit the Lambert Castle website for the latest updates.

Last updated: October 27, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

72 McBride Avenue Extension
Paterson, NJ 07501

Phone:

(973) 523-0370

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