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Lambert Castle Museum - 3 Valley Rd. Paterson, N.J.


       The Lambert Castle Museum is open

on most afternoons, go to the Passaic County Historical Society for schedule.


The Castle grounds, Garret Mountain Reservation and Rifle Camp Park are

Open Everyday from dawn to dusk!



The NYC skyline viewed from the grounds at Lambert Castle            


Museum entrance on 3Valley Rd. Paterson


Directions -

From NJ Route 80 East or West.   Take exit 57A onto Rt. 19 South for 1/2 mile.  Exit at Valley Rd. Clifton.  Turn right 100 feet to entrance for Lambert Castle.

From NJ Garden State Parkway -  Northbound. Take exit 155P onto Rt 19 North.  First Exit onto Broad St Clifton.  Make right onto Broad St to first light.  Make left on Fenner Ave to first light.  Make right onto Valley Rd.  Five blocks to entrance.      Parkway Southbound.  Take exit onto Rt 80 Westbound.  Follow directions above.

From NYC - Take Lincoln Tunnel to Rt 3 West.  15 miles to Valley Rd, Clifton (when Rt 3 ends at intersection with Rt 46.)  Take Valley Rd northbound for 2 miles to entrance on left.


      The NYC skyline viewed from the grounds at Lambert Castle at sunset