Lafayette Center Preservation Foundation

P.O. 702
Lafayette, NJ 07848
Phone: 973-383-5801

'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


Upcoming Events 2015

  • September 17 Beer Pairing Fundraiser Dinner to celebrate the Marquis de Lafayette Birthday
          Read all about it: Beer Pairing Dinner Sept. 17

  • September 19 Town Wide Yard Sale + Yard Sale at the Mabee House (Rain Date Sept. 20)
          Read/Print the Garage Sale Flyer
          For more info, please contact Barbara Cashen: 973-222-5816.

  • October 17 Ghost Tour Cemetery

  • December 12 Craft Bazaar & Cookie Sale Lafayette Township School

    Please see the Event Calendar for Events Details!


    Photos from Past Events

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

    More photos & info on Community page.