Located at the mouth of Passaic River, belong to the New York metropolitan area, Newark is the center of New Jersey and is one of the oldest cities in the U.S., which was settled in 1666. Newark has its unique museum, heritage, and cuisine with a multicultural mix of Jewish, Asian, African-American, Italian, Irish, Mexican, and Brazilian. Newark boasts beautiful Branch Brook Park with one of the largest cathedral churches in America, in French Gothic style, and the Newark Museum with fine cultures in this region. Moreover, Newark is at the border and easy to access to the New York Metropolitan by subways, buses, and light rails.
In this list, these are places selected as the best places to visit in Newark and New York City.
Attractions in New York
The list below shows some best places to visit in New York, which is easy to access from NJIT by public transportation.
Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island
National September 11 Memorial & Museum
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History
Empire State Building
Rockefeller Center and Top of the Rock Observation Deck
St. Patrick’s Cathedral
Attractions in Newark
New Jersey Performing Arts Center is in walking distance from NJIT
Newark Museum of Art
Branch Brook Park
Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart
Thomas Edison National Historical Park
Riverfront Park, Newark
Culinary Suggestions in New York and Newark