Facility Rental


At this time the inside of Lambert Castle is no longer available for private events, parties or functions.

The inside of Lambert Castle may be rented for educational or historic-minded functions. These functions include programs, lectures, exhibits and documentary/historic filming. Rentals must not conflict with the hours of the museum and library. Please review the policy below for more details and rates.

****The Passaic County Historical Society is not issuing permits for indoor rentals at this time.****

Inside Rental Policy

(To view the Indoor Rental Policy click here)

If you are interested in having photographs taken at the Castle, please visit our commercial photography page for details.

Interested in Booking an Event
All requests to use Lambert Castle interior must be made in writing at least 90 days prior to the date of the rental. All applications are subject to approval by the Passaic County Historical Society Board of Trustees. We strongly encourage potential renters to be schedule a meeting with our staff beforehand, to review your plans and some of our rental regulations.Please be aware that the Castle may not be available due to a Historical Society sponsored event. Due to the available facilities, we do not host more than one event at the same time. All PCHS events are listed on our Calendar of Events page. During the months of October and November, the Castle is not available for rentals as we are preparing and holding our Holiday Boutique.

****The Passaic County Historical Society is not issuing permits for indoor rentals at this time.****

Grounds Permit Application

Thank you for your interest in the grounds at Lambert Castle. Lambert Castle is now closed due to the upcoming restoration of the building beginning in 2020. All permits for the grounds at Lambert Castle will be issued directly from Passaic County. For more information and to proceed with your request, please contact Kelly Ruffel, the Director of Cultural and Historic Affairs. Kelly’s email is HistoricSitePermits@passaiccountynj.org. Please be aware that all commercial photography or private event DOES REQUIRE a permit. If you do not have a permit, you will be asked to leave the park.