Historic Attractions

Passaic County’s rich cultural heritage and historic sites continue to tell the story of their valuable contributions to not only New Jersey’s, but American history as well. From the Great Falls of the Passaic River in Paterson to the summit at Bearfort Mountain, Passaic County is surrounded by significant archaeological and historical locations that were uniquely important in the creation of this nation. Relive the past by visiting these impressive places.

American Revolution & Civil War


Arts, Sports & Entertainment

The gate at Hinchliffe Stadium

Architecture & Engineering

Two women in a canoe with a young boy pulling it along the Morris Canal

Natural History


Industrial Revolution & Labor Movement

The Hydro Plant at the Great Falls.

People of the Past