Newark is the most populous city in the state of New Jersey and the seat of
Essex County, US. It is home to a vibrant performing arts scene and
shopping hotspot. A star attraction here is the country’s largest and most
glamorous performing arts venues- the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.
Those wishing to do some shopping here can have a go at the state’s largest
premium outlet mall- The Outlet Collection. For those who would like to
catch live sports action, a visit each to the Prudential Center and Red
Bull Arena are an absolute must. Newark reserves its best for those who
visit here to see how beautiful a city it can be, as its Branch Brook Park
blossoms with thousands of cherry trees that go to full bloom then.
Things to do in Newark
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Located in downtown Newark, the New Jersey Performing Arts Center is one of
the largest performing arts centers in the United States. his riverside
arena along Passaic River is home to the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and
is offers one of the largest arts education programs by any American
performing arts center.
Founded in 1909, the Newark Museum is the largest museum in the state of
New Jersey. It comprises major collections of American art, decorative
arts, and contemporary art. The museum is also home to notable artworks
from Asia, Africa, the Americas, and the Ancient World. A star attraction
here is collection of Tibetan art galleries that feature a Buddhist altar
consecrated by Dalai Lama.
Branch Brook Park
The Branch Brook Park is a county park of Essex County. It was formally
created in 1895, thus making it the nation's first county park. The park is
spread across 360 acres and is the largest public park in the city of
Newark. It is home to the largest collection of cherry blossom trees in the
United States and features more than 5000 trees across over 18 different
Best Time to Visit Newark
Spring and early summer seasons (the months from March to August) are the
best months to book your flights from Guatemala City to Newark. It is the
time of the year when the city gets occasional showers and its Cherry
blossom trees are in full bloom. Book your flights from GUA to EWR between
spring and early summer season to enjoy the Cherry Blossom Festival in the
city. It is advised to book Newark flights in advance to avoid paying more
during peak season.