• Wednesday-Sunday, 11am-5pm
  • Closed Monday and Tuesday
  • Educational programming
  • events
  • exhibitions
  • ADA accessible
  • artist and faculty opportunities
  • parking
  • Free

Passaic County Arts Center at the John W. Rea House

675 Goffle Road, Hawthorne, NJ 07506


The Passaic County Arts Center at the John W. Rea House is dedicated to presenting high quality and accessible art events and educational programming to the public. Through gallery exhibitions, workshops, arts classes, and public programs, the Passaic County Arts Center promotes an appreciation for the visual and performing arts by engaging the community in an environment that nurtures creative expression. The John W. Rea House (circa 1810) houses the facility and is listed in the State and National Registers of Historic Places. The Passaic County Arts Center is operated and maintained by the County of Passaic. Visitors can view the historic house and exhibitions, and take part in various educational and public programs offered throughout the year.


  • Explore the historic John W. Rea House
  • Attend an educational event or public program
  • Enjoy the Center’s many art exhibitions

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