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Best Public Parks in Newark

Handpicked Top 3 Public Parks in Newark, New Jersey. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!

MILITARY PARK

51 Park Place, Suite 1431, Newark, NJ 07102

Since 1916

Lake, Fountains, Slides, Bridges, Waterfalls, Gardens, Stone Benches, Event Conducting, Picnic Sites, Arts Programs, Playground, Swings, Farmers Markets, Monument, Outdoor Movies, Jogging, Chess, Picnic, Statues, Events, Restrooms, Walking Trails, Shelters & Open Space Areas

Offers 11 weekly fitness programs and 13 weekly arts and culture programs ● Provides weekly events, like yoga, live entertainment and movie night in the park

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Mon - Sun 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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INDEPENDENCE PARK

218 Van Buren Street, Newark, NJ 07105

Since 1895

Soccer Field, Waterfalls, Gardens, Ponds, Shelters, Dog Parking, Playground, Bocce Courts, Softball Fields, Walking Trails, Event Conducting, Statues, Bridges, Open Space, Hockey Rink, Basketball, Volleyball, Restrooms, Senior Citizen Center & Olmsted Designed Landscape

Bandstand and gazebo available ● Has 12.6 acres park lands ● Senior citizen centre available ● There are three official soccer leagues in the Ironbound, representing over 42 teams and 750 players

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Mon - Sun 5:00 am - 10:00 pm

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RIVERBANK PARK

Market Street and VanBuren Street, Newark, NJ 07105

Since 1907

Playground, Dog Parking, Event Conducting, Tennis, Basketball, Ball Fields, Fountains, Children’s Garden, Shelters, Restrooms, Horseshoes, Statues, Greenhouse, Bike Riding, Bridges, Open Space Areas, Public Art, Cherry Blossom Trees, Swings, Fitness Course, Gardens, Birds, Bocce Courts & Slides

The concrete footpaths are dotted with large trees, and plantings of small shrubbery on the slopes have successfully helped in the prevention of erosion ● Has 1000 feet of waterfront access on the Passaic River and includes land which once held the old Morris Canal ● Offers 1/5-mile running track, synthetic turf soccer fields, fieldhouse & Olmsted designed landscape

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Mon - Sun 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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