First off though, here are 3 cool facts about Jersey City:
Shop Nouveau & Vintage in Store!
Address: 301 First Street
You don’t want to miss out on boutique shopping in Jersey City! Grab some brunch, and walk around the shops! Nouveau and Vintage just opened their first store-front, so this is your only chance to shop them in person! From For Love and Lemons dresses to Rylee and Cru mini backpacks, there is bound to be something for the whole family.
2. Liberty Science Center
Visit the Liberty Science Center for an interactive and educational experience. It features hands-on exhibits, live demonstrations, and an IMAX theater. It's a great place for both kids and adults to learn and have fun.
3. Pedestrian Plaza at Exchange Place:
Enjoy the waterfront views and the lively atmosphere at Exchange Place. The pedestrian plaza often hosts events, food trucks, and has stunning views of the Manhattan skyline. It's a perfect spot for a leisurely stroll or to relax by the water.
4. Mana Contemporary
If you're interested in art, check out Mana Contemporary. It's a contemporary art center that houses studios, galleries, and performance spaces. You can explore the diverse range of contemporary art and even catch live performances or exhibitions.
5. Liberty State Park
Head to Liberty State Park for outdoor activities and relaxation. The park offers walking and biking trails, picnic areas, and beautiful views of the Statue of Liberty. It's a great place to spend a day outdoors and enjoy nature.
6. Groove on Grove
Attend the Groove on Grove music series, a free outdoor concert series that takes place in the Grove Street PATH Plaza. It features local musicians and bands, creating a lively atmosphere for music enthusiasts. Check the schedule for upcoming performances.
Remember to check local event listings and seasonal activities for additional options and to make the most of your time in Jersey City!