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Spacious, accessible and close to landmark buildings.

This park is located on Broad Street by a bus route and very close to Penn Station (the main bus... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
Jonathan W
Newark, New Jersey

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

Reviewed September 8, 2017
Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Military Park was a short walk from our hotel (TRYP Hotel). It was a cute but well maintained park with some interesting statues and things to look at. From a bust of JFK, a military statue led by George Washington to a cute little carousel,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank WaJello
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Last Saturday, I took an one-hour guided tour of Military Park that was run by the New Jersey Historical Society, located across the street from the park. Back in 2006, I had to walk from a nearby hotel and around this park because I wouldn't...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Nice clean small park in downtown Newark. Close to NJPAC, the Hahnes building and the new Prudential building. Quite active in the warmer weather with festivals, a merry go round, dance and fitness classes, games and other activities.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ANewage
Reviewed March 11, 2018

This park is located on Broad Street by a bus route and very close to Penn Station (the main bus and train station in Newark). It contains benches arranged for comfort in a well manicured landscape dotted with several works of art. It is also...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jonathan W
Reviewed September 8, 2017

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

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank vishwaj25
Reviewed July 11, 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

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Bradt255
Reviewed July 10, 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

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Sherry K
Reviewed July 10, 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.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank orangegirl64
Reviewed July 3, 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.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Leonhkny
Reviewed April 2, 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.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Didojen
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