Branch Brook Park, Newark

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Branch Brook Park, Newark - Address, Phone Number

Address: Lake St & Park Avenue, Newark, NJ 07104, USA

Phone: +1-9732683500

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Time Required: 01:30 Hrs

Timings: 06:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

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If you are in a mood to indulge in a romantic relation with the nature, visit Branch Brook Park. Known as the first country park for the nation, Branch Brook Park let you romanticise with the nature in the best way. With its largest collection of cherry blossom trees, the park looks like a painted canvas when the cherry blossoms are fully bloomed. If you wish to enjoy the true beauty of the park, then plan your visit during the blossom period. The color violet of the flowers that spreads across the park will surely put you in awe of its eternal beauty.

History says that the park used to serve as an Army training ground during America Civil War. Later on, in 1895 with public approval the city council decided to transform this area into a green landscape.

So, pay a visit to this park and let the nature seduce you and bring a solace to your soul.

Branch Brook Park Information

  • No littering.
  • No use of glass bottles.
  • No consumption of alcohol.
  • No unleashed dogs except in the designated area.
  • Barbecues are allowed only in the designated area.

Branch Brook Park Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

How To reach Branch Brook Park by Public Transport

  • Nearby light rail station: Park Avenue Newark Light Rail Station.

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  • This is a beautiful park with jogging track. It is peaceful and neatly maintained. There are playing grounds and the place is accessible via bus and light rail. There is parking available and the park is patrolled well to make it safe and secure for the visitors.

  • I really enjoy this park, the sheriff is on the job checking to make this park stays safe and peaceful. When driving threw the park, please drive by the posted speed and be watchful for the deer's that decide to cross the road. This park is beautiful 😍💓indeed.

  • Good place for playing baseball, the best! Also basketball and football. Don't forget to bring your blanket to sit in the floor and enjoy a wonderful afternoon at the park with the family. It's also an amazing park for riding your bike and running, in general all kind of exercise. I love it!

  • The famed Cherry Blossom Festival is the most obvious reason to visit. The Cherry Blossom Center has a small parking lot that is always full during the spring. Accessible also via Light Rail. Walk up the ramp and turn left to get to the park. The surrounding area is super dicey, but I haven't seen any hobos inside the park itself.

  • Beautiful park. Ideal for dates. The nature is amazing, if you explore a little youll find amazing places like next to ponds or under cherry blossom trees that make the ideal scene for just two or a party.

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