Newark, the most populous city in the state of New Jersey, is the seat of
Essex County in the United States. The city was established by Spanish
explorers in 1666 AD and is one of the oldest European cities in the
country. Because of its its profound history, it is home to many
architectural styles that tell the story of its rich history. Some popular
styles found here are the Beaux-Arts and Art Deco. The former is an astral
example is the Newark Museum, the Newark Public Library, and the Essex
County Courthouse while the latter is transported to the fore by the
National Newark Building.
Things to do in Newark
The Newark Museum is the largest museum in New Jersey. It is also among the
best museums in the country and it features 80 galleries boasting many
world-class exhibits art and science. The major point of attraction here is
the largest collection of Tibetan art ever found in the Western Hemisphere.
The Military Park in Newark is a picturesque 6-acre park scattered with
numerous historic monuments and many renowned historic figures of national
importance. Historically well-known for being the site of George
Washington's retreat from British armies in 1767, it hosts several cultural
events round the year.
Lincoln Park Music Festival
Lincoln Park Music Festival, celebrated every year in July, is a
multi-genre music festival featuring various music genres. Visitors attend
this festival for being enthralled by hit performances by Gospel, Jazz, Hip
Hop and Rhythm and Blues music artists.
Best Time to Visit Newark
The best time to book flights from Myrtle Beach to Newark is from March to
August. It is the time of the year when the city experiences pleasant
weather with occasional rains that puts its Cherry blossom trees in full
bloom. Visitors can book flights from MYR to EWR between spring and early
summer season to enjoy the Cherry Blossom Festival in the city.