The 5 Best Things To Do And See In Elizabeth, New Jersey

Elizabeth from the air I
Elizabeth from the air I | © Ron Coleman/Flickr
Emily Langan

As the fourth largest city in New Jersey, USA, Elizabeth is the proud home to many, and, combining its historic past with a developing present, the city is a vibrant, creative and extremely influential place in the United States. Today Elizabeth continues to renew and modernize its cityscape and attractive aspects, and does so with great success, attracting hordes of visitors every year. For the best experience here guests should opt for tastes of both the old and new, and with that in mind, here’s our list of the top five attractions in Elizabeth, New Jersey.

Elizabeth from the air I

1. Warinanco Park


1. Warinanco Park
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A perfect place to escape the urban essence of Elizabeth, Warinanco Park exudes a rural and relaxed ambiance. The atmosphere here is laid-back and friendly, and the place offers plenty of activities for children and adults alike, regardless of the season. Kids can entertain one another on the baseball fields or on the playground, whilst others can go for a walk or jog, or rent out paddle boats. Parents can stroll around the pond’s walkway, or simply relax by the picnic areas, which include grills for the convenience of visitors. During the winter the whole family can spend a night out on the skating rink here.

Watch out for: The landscape in autumn, a spectacle of golds and reds perfect for pictures!

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