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Art Factory is a City-within-a City; nearly 300,000 sf of historic factory loft space on a 5-acre, 19 building campus located 12 miles from NYC. Art Factory has adapted this 180 year old former rope factory which lies adjacent to the new Paterson Great Falls National Historic Park to a vibrant campus used for creative business, community, shopping, dining and events. 
Visit the Art Factory to browse our retail shops, dine in our cafe, scout for your film or photo shoot, meet our many creative vendors or check out our amazing wedding lofts and meet with our design team. 

Explore The Mercado

The Art Factory Mercado is the gateway to our vibrant creative World. You can explore storefronts and enjoy delicious food and coffee at The Art Factory Cafe.

Trolley Ride

TheArtFactory trolleys are great attraction for an entire family!  Make it  a cool highlight of your Day with a stop at The Paterson Great Falls National Park and the Paterson Museum.

National Park

Walk through our gate straight into the  Paterson Great Falls National Park! The path along the historic raceway leads to the seond hightest waterfall east of the Missippi.  Great for hiking, strolling, picnicing,  and learning about the City of Paterson - the first planned industrial city in the United States.

Your Destination

Art Factory is a great destination to spend your day with family and friends!  Interesting shoppes, great history, food right on Interstate 80, 12 miles from NYC!

Where Celebrities visit

Visit and see what so many celebrities love about TheArtFactory! 

Pull off the Edgy Look While Keeping It Timeless with our decor...

Meet Like-Minded People

TheArtFactory houses many organizations and vendors. With our recently open VIP-Networking lounge you can find first hand who the best in the game are and meet them in person at the venue site. 

Join our community!

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That's why we call your journey with us an Experience rather than an event.