Crane’s Mill is a one-of-a-kind community, exemplified by its unique location in West Caldwell, New Jersey.


Crane's Mill is located at 459 Passaic Avenue, West Caldwell, New Jersey 07006.

Close to Everything

The Crane’s Mill campus boasts unparalleled beauty and serenity, with the advantage of being close to everything. Grocery shopping, malls, movie theaters, museums, restaurants, and so much more are only steps away in West Caldwell, Caldwell, Montclair and Livingston.

New York City is 30 minutes away, with a Port Authority-bound bus top right at the entrance to the community. An express New Jersey Transit bus is also available approximately 4 miles away at Willowbrook Mall in Wayne, NJ.

Plus, Crane’s Mill is convenient to Newark Liberty International Airport and major highways including the Garden State Parkway, Routes 80, 280, 46, 23, and 10.

Area Attractions

Here are just a few of the attractions you’ll find in close proximity to Crane’s Mill. Be sure to click on the links below to find out more about each one:

New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Home to the NJ Symphony Orchestra and a wonderful venue for traveling dance, music, and theater productions

Paper Mill Playhouse
A local favorite that will soon celebrate its 75th anniversary

Montclair Art Museum
Nationally acclaimed with exhibits of works by world-renowned artists

Shakespeare Theatre of NJ
A spring and summer favorite that is held on the campus of Drew University

Turtle Back Zoo
A perfect day trip with grandchildren. It features species of animals from every continent except Antarctica

Glenmont - The Thomas Edison Laboratory and Estate

Yogi Berra Stadium and target="_blank"Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Baseball stadium and museum located on the Montclair State University campus; home to the minor league baseball team the New Jersey Jackals

Also nearby:

  • 3 large malls (Willowbrook, Livingston, and Short Hills) all with major department stores such as Macy’s, Bloomingdales, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom and Lord & Taylor
  • Numerous neighboring towns with real downtowns that offer many shops and restaurants
  • Close distance to NYC with public transportation stops only a block away from the campus