Landmarks

Passaic County Community College

Passaic County Community College is an accredited, co-educational, two-year, public, community college located in Passaic County, New Jersey. The school’s main campus is located in Paterson. The Wanaque Academic Center is located in Wanaque, has over 1,000 students. The Public Safety Academy is based in Wayne.... Read More

City Hall

City Hall is in downtown Paterson in the county of Passaic within the state of New Jersey. The building was built in 1896 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places on March 10, 1995. City Hall was... Read More

Lou Costello Park

The character played by Lou Costello in the show Abbott and Costello was known for his famous catch phrase “Heeeeyyy, Abbott!” Born in Paterson, NJ as Louis Francis Castillo, he was also recognized for his... Read More

Paterson Museum

Paterson Museum located near the Old Great Falls Historic District just beyond downtown in Paterson. Founded in 1925, it is owned and run by the city of Paterson and its mission is to preserve and display... Read More

Lambert Castle

“Bella Vista”, known today as the Lambert Castle, was built in 1892 by Catholina Lambert, owner of a successful silk mill in the city of Paterson.  Built on the land brought for him by his... Read More

Great Falls

Measuring 77 feet high, the Paterson Great Falls is known as one of the nation’s largest waterfalls and is located just 12 miles of New York City. Named one of the new state parks by... Read More