Newark Downtown Tours
Date(s): June 1, 2017 at 6:00pm - August 3, 2017 at 7:00pm
Location: Military Park
Tours will take place every Thursday beginning at 6 PM in front of Burg from June 1st - August 3rd. Please note, there will be no tour on July 3rd.
Each week a distinguished professor, Newark resident, student, architect, landscape architect, or historian will be leading a different tour in and around downtown Newark. Come learn more about the amazing hidden treasures of downtown Newark!
- 6/1: Tour of Downtown Architecture with Donovan Kirkland
- 6/8: Military Park Then and Now Tour with Miles Zhang
- 6/15: Public Spaces in Newark Tour with Scott Dvorak of the Trust for Public Land
- 6/22: History Tour with Historian Tony Schuman
- 6/29: Downtown Art Tour with Anker West
- 7/6: Queer Newark History Tour with Anna Alves with The Queer Newark Oral History Project at Rutgers University-Newark
- 7/13: Downtown Architecture Tour with Professor Darius Sollohub of NJIT
- 7/20: Broad Street Development Tour with Tom Anker of the Newark Public Library
- 7/27: Newark Economic Development Tour with Jorge Santos of Newark Community Economic Development Corporation
- 8/3: Washington Park Development Tour with Tom Anker of the Newark Public Library
- summer 2017