If you are done with exploring Newark city, move on to the outskirt of the city’s borderline. Here, you will come across a beautiful neighbourhood named Ironbound. Historically, this region was popularly known as Dutch Neck or Down Neck. It used to be the residential area of the working class. Later on, the name Ironbound was given because of the large metal working industry that was set up in this region. Today, the region as turned into a hub for Portuguese when they immigrated to this city, back in 1910. As you wander around this neighbour, you will come across a striking influence of Portuguese in the architectural styles of the buildings.
Take a tour in this region, to learn more about Newark’s history.
Entrance Ticket Details For Ironbound
- Entry is free.
- You can visit the region any time of the day.
How to Reach Ironbound
- Nearby train & light rail station: Penn Station.
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55.63% of people who visit Newark include Ironbound in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
36.21% of people start their Ironbound visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Ironbound
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Ironbound