Top Newark Tours, Tickets & Activities
Newark New Jersey, settled in 1666 by Puritans from New Haven Colony, is the third-oldest city in the U.S. The harbor in Newark Bay is the busiest seaport on the U.S. East Coast and a major cruise ship port. Newark Liberty International Airport was America’s first municipal commercial airport, and the city is also a rail and road transportation hub. Newark is home to many arts and entertainment venues and has a famous dining district known as the Ironbound with more than 170 restaurants, wine shops, and specialty food stores. The city is a launch point for visits to American Dream, the largest experiential shopping destination in the northern hemisphere, and all New York activities are only minutes away as well.