American Revolution's 250th Anniversary

The year 2026 will mark the start of the 250th anniversary of the American Revolution. Stay tuned to learn more on the role that Passaic County (as we know it today) played in the fight for independence. Key sites that will be participating in our #MarchTo250th are highlighted below.

Did You Know?

General George Washington and the Continental Army spent more days in New Jersey during the American Revolution than any other state.

  1. Goffle Brook Park
  2. Dey Mansion Washington's Headquarters
  3. Long Pond Ironworks
  4. Paterson Great Falls
  5. Robert Erskine Grave
  6. Rifle Camp Park
  7. Washington-Rochambeau Route

Goffle Brook Park holds a historic past. During the American Revolution, General Marquis de Lafayette and his troops were stationed along Goffle Brook. Learn more about the park here.

Be sure to use the hashtag #MarchTo250th to share your experiences!