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Awesome

Very good and nice for spending half a day there . We enjoyed al ot here .very calm & peaceful for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vishwanath J
Small but nice

Military Park is a nice park to sit, relax, and eat a snack. It's only about 5-6 acres and is... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Bradt255
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Madison, Connecticut
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Newark, NJ
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good and nice for spending half a day there . We enjoyed al ot here .very calm & peaceful for kids

Thank Vishwanath J
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Military Park is a nice park to sit, relax, and eat a snack. It's only about 5-6 acres and is shaped like a triangle. While not big it's a good little place to escape the concrete etc of the city. There is a huge monument...More

Thank Bradt255
Reviewed 10 July 2017

It a nice area not sure I would call it a park it's only about 3 block long and 1block wide. but lots of activities go on there yoga, zumba. line dance classes and all are the right price... FREE. It's a great place to...More

Thank Sherry K
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Waiting for the doors to open for a concert and I sat in th park and eat a snack. A very busy area in downtown Newark area.

Thank orangegirl64
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Military park is right in the core of downtown Newark. Surrounded by Art Deco skyscrapers, this small green space is good for a rest. Good place for picnic or afternoon stroll.

Thank Leon L
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is a great local park to sit and enjoy some fresh air. There aren't big walking paths or activities. Just a nice place to sit if you're in the area.

Thank Didojen
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Neat park in the center of Newark City that used to be a military training ground, hence its name. It has a few notable landmarks, such as a sculpture of JFK and an Episcopal church that is more than 200 years old.

1  Thank gboi77
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Just in front of our hotel ,the park is small but relaxing, a carousel is in the middle of it,also a restaurant with small terrasse. Statues, and a small church at one end. Very clean.

Thank Stephane M
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Newark Military Park has been completely renovated. Veterans deserve better and here it shows how much we SHOULD appreciate them. Absolutely beautiful garden, monuments to Veterans from several time periods and just behind it is a small Biergarten where you can seat, reflect, praise and...More

Thank universeho
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a beautiful little park set right in the middle of downtown Newark. There is a very good restaurant, Burg here with outdoor seating. Alas, it is only open on weekdays. The park itself has many nice seating areas in beautifully landscaped gardens. They...More

1  Thank snders2016
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