Newark

Newark has been welcoming guests since its first hotel opened in 1670. From the largest number of cherry blossoms in the U.S. to one of the country’s highest grossing arenas, from Shaquille O’Neal’s supersized cinema to the biggest collection of Tibetan art outside Southeast Asia, it’s all still happening in Newark. Just eight miles from New York City, Newark offers travelers quick access and easy connections. Jump in and discover pro sports, fine arts, urban retail and outdoor adventure.

Greater Newark Conservancy

Greater Newark Conservancy is a nonprofit that promotes environmental stewardship to improve the quality of life in New Jersey's urban communities. We achieve our mission through job training, environmental education and urban farming. We operate the Hawthorne Avenue Urban Farm, the Judith L. Shipley Urban Environmental Center and the Newark Youth Leadership Project. Visit us to tour our Outdoor...

Newark Symphony Hall

Newark Symphony Hall enjoys a long and rich cultural history as New Jersey's oldest and largest showcase for the arts, education and entertainment programming. Our multi-facility edifice was built by the Shriners, a Masonic order, in 1925 and known as the Salaam Temple. The façade is quite imposing with its massive ionic columns and the interior is elegant with its sculpted marble designs with...

The Jewish Museum of New Jersey

The Museum includes space for permanent, rotating and traveling exhibitions; a small library and media center; an office; and a gift shop. Presentations at the Museum will have themes that resonate with Jewish people in New Jersey utilizing photographs, paintings, panel displays, artifacts, text, music and multi-media. Moreover, the JMNJ will serve a larger purpose, developing educational and...

Greater Newark Convention and Visitors Bureau

Official travel and tourism information. Don't wander the streets aimlessly, wondering what to do with your day. The Greater Newark Convention & Visitors Bureau has your official Newark travel and tourism information. Stop by and say hello. Pick up brochures, maps, magazines and get hyped up on candy. Take a break and hang out with our Panasonic digital wall with phenomenal images and...

The New Jersey Historical Society

Located in Newark's downtown cultural district, The New Jersey Historical Society is a statewide, nonprofit museum, library, and archives. We collect, preserve and interprete New Jersey's rich and intricate history to the broadest possible audience. The Historical Society houses one of the largest collections of New Jersey-related materials in the world. Museum Hours: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm --...