Lafayette Center Preservation Foundation

P.O. 702
Lafayette, NJ 07848
Phone: 973-222-5816

'Committed to the Preservation and Beautification of our Community'


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Lafayette, New Jersey is a small town comprised of approximately 12,000 acres with a population of approximately 2,300 located in Sussex County in the northwestern part of the state. This Foundation is dedicated to preserving the history and heritage of former and current residents.

Lafayette Center
Preservation Foundation

Joan Smith, President
Robert Cutler, Vice President
Barbara Cashen, Secretary/Treasurer

Marquis de LaFayette

Lafayette, NJ has the distinction of being the first town in the United States to be named after the Marquis.

Enjoy our Marquis Gazette Newsletters:

August 2015
April 2015


2016 Events

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Saturday, Oct.15 at 7:00 pm


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More events on our Event Calendar!


Miss Lafayette 2016

Congratulations to Emma Cawley, Miss Lafayette 2016,
with the Marquis de Lafayette (Councilman, Rick Hughes).

See more on our Community page.


Lafayette Community Garden

Applications are now being accepted for the Community Garden. Each plot is a 6' x 10' raised bed filled with nutrient rich soil. The garden s located at the Lafayette Pond on Route 15 and will be fenced and gated.

The fee for each plot is $25. Detailed information is available on www.Lafayette


Photos from Past Events

The Ghost Walk was held the evening of October 18, 2014.

More photos & info on Community page.