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"Rich History, Bright Future"

Current Exhibitions

Kelly C. Ruffel, Director
Cultural & Historic Affairs
199 Totowa Road, Wayne, NJ
973-706-6640
kellyr@passaiccountynj.org

“Oh, Freedom! Blacks on the Battlefront and in the Aftermath of the American Revolutionary War in New Jersey”

IMG_9445On loan from the Department of Environmental Protection and the Division of Parks and Forestry, the Oh Freedom! Exhibit spotlights African-Americans’ contributions on the battlefront during the American Revolution and their outcomes at the War’s end. 

On view at the Dey Mansion Museum from May – July 2018

On view at the Passaic County Courthouse Rotunda from August-September 2018


“From Farmer to Founding Father: The Life of George Washington”

IMG_5401 - CopyA series of 11 prints that were gifted to the County of assaic in 2017 from the Fine Art Gallery of Crum & Forster. From his plantation home in Virginia to iconic scenes from the American Revolution and his early presidency, this exhibition depicts George Washington in various aspects of life.

Part I: On display at the Passaic County Courthouse Rotunda, Paterson, NJ

Part II: On display at the Passaic County Department of Planning & Economic Development, Totowa, NJ