Please use caution while visiting the park today as many of the pathways are still snow covered from last nights snow.

This Wednesday, December 13th, Lambert Castle will reopen for tours and showcase their newest exhibit: Urban/Rural Landscape of Passaic by William P. Campbell.


This Saturday, December 9th, the park Welcome Center will be closed, and there will not be ranger-guided tours at 11:00am or 2:00pm. The grounds will still be open, and you can still walk over he bridge to see a spectacular view of the falls. The Paterson Museum will also be open from 12:30pm to 4:30pm. The Welcome Center will re-open Sunday, December 10th! For more info on our self-guided tour app, check out this link:

The falls on a clear #fall day one year ago. We are looking forward to Overlook Park reopening, so we will have this view again! Photo credit: VIP Terry


To celebrate Native American Heritage Month, the National Park and the Paterson Museum invited the Silver Cloud Dances and Singers to come preform and teach about their culture and history. Tony DeCondo also lead a tour of the Paterson Museum's Native American exhibit.

Join us this Saturday, November 18th at the Paterson Museum at 2 Market Street, for a Native American Heritage Month celebration! The Silvercloud Dancers will be performing at 11:00am and 1:00pm, and historian Tony DeCondo will lead a tour of the Lenape exhibits at 12:30pm.

Overlook Park Construction is moving quickly. They are currently digging out the spot for the amphitheater and new pathways.

The Stoney Ridge Trail, located at on McBride Ave across from Libby's Restaurant, opened today. The Trail runs for .6 miles from the trail head all the way along the ridge-line to Lou Costello Pool where it meets up with the Upper Raceway path. along the Trail is an overlook of the city of Paterson. #VisitNJ #Paterson

Come join us today for the grand opening of the Stoney Ridge Trail at 1:00pm. The trail runs for .6 miles parallel to the upper raceway, and offers an overlook of the city of Paterson. The ceremony will take place at the trailhead, which is located on McBride ave across from Libby's Restaurant. #VisitNJ #Paterson