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 NEWSLETTER: The Marquis Gazette - April 2015


2015 Upcoming Events

Litter Weekend - April 25 & 26, 2015
Keep it clean and green, Lafayette!

The Lafayette Preservation, in cooperation with the Lafayette Township Clean Communities, is sponsoring Litter Weekend on April 25 and 26. Please pitch in and volunteer some time for this very important community service. Read more: The Marquis Gazette - April 2015 - Litter Weekend

Lafayette Preservation Foundation presents

MOTHER'S MARKET - Saturday, May 16, 2015

10:30 am to 2:00 pm

Lafayette Elementary School
178 Beaver Run Road
Lafayette, NJ 07848

The Lafayette Preservation Mother's Market is a great place to sell your new and gently used childrens and maternity clothing, toys, high chairs, strollers, furniture and any baby or toddler items. It is a way to sell specifically baby and children's items to an audience in attendance shopping for those specific items.

Please see the Event Calendar for additional events!


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

See more Ghost Walk Photos!


Congratulations to Victoria Pizzulo, Miss Lafayette 2014!

More photos & info on Community page.