Explore Newark with Newark Walks, an interactive and engaging pedestrian tour of the city!

Get your cardio on and get healthy all while discovering Newark’s landmarks, public art and monuments. Did you know that the sculptor of Mount Rushmore Gutzon Borglum, created four fab sculptures right here in Newark?

That’s right…but you are going to have to start the tour to find out more. Download the app, get outdoors, and set off on an adventure that covers Newark’s rich history dating back to the 1600s.


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We have hundreds of fun facts for you along the way and you can even test your trivia skills with our Newark Quiz and get crowned Newark nerd. Did we mention prizes? Answer 12 questions correct and qualify to win prizes of limited value.

Walk for your health, walk for fun, see beauty, learn something new. This amazing gift to Newark was made possible by a grant from Prudential Foundation. Sweet.

You won’t get lost…you’ve got GPS but look for the interpretive signs, pole-mounted trail markers and get social.

Technology not your thing? Not to worry, pick up a handy dandy brochure and map at the Greater Newark Convention & Visitors Bureau offices located at 60 Park Place storefront across from Military Park.

Share your adventure #NewarkWalks.  



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