Enjoy easy access to a variety of things to do near the Newark airport

With a location close to I-95, the Country Inn & Suites, Newark Airport makes it easy for guests to explore top things to do around Elizabeth. If you’re interested in the arts, you can visit the Newark Museum or catch a symphony performance at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center. Don’t miss a single shot during a New Jersey Devils hockey game at the Prudential Center or a nail-biting victory at MetLife Stadium, home of the New York Giants and Jets. If you want to explore the City that Never Sleeps, you can commute by train to visit some of NYC’s most iconic sites like the Empire State Building and the Statue of Liberty.

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The Mills at Jersey Gardens

0.34 mi / 0.55 km from the hotel
With more than 150 stores and restaurants, The Mills at Jersey Gardens is the largest outlet mall in the state. Retailers include Calvin Klein, Nautica, Old Navy, Puma, and Vans.

Dreyfuss Planetarium

5.54 mi / 8.92 km from the hotel
Reach for the stars and learn about distant galaxies as you travel through the solar system from your seat at this amazing interactive theater, located in the Newark Museum.

Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart

6.36 mi / 10.23 km from the hotel
First opened in 1954, the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart features French Gothic architecture, impressive stained-glass windows, and sacred works of art.

Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge

15.47 mi / 24.89 km from the hotel
This nearly 7,800-acre wildlife refuge is home to hundreds of birds, animals, fish, and plants. Since much of the land is marshy, be sure to pack waterproof shoes and insect repellent.

Jewish Museum of New Jersey

6.39 mi / 10.28 km from the hotel
Located in the oldest continually active synagogue in Newark, the Jewish Museum of New Jersey tells the story of the local Jewish community through art, artifacts, and music.

Liberty Science Center

7.12 mi / 11.46 km from the hotel
Help your kids learn about global health, local ecology, and the workings of skyscrapers through interactive exhibits at the Liberty Science Center. Stop by the planetarium to get a peak at distant galaxies.

Liberty State Park

6.99 mi / 11.25 km from the hotel
In addition to providing ferry access to the Statue of Liberty, this 1,212-acre park also features walking paths, sculptures, and seasonal events.

MetLife Stadium

11.7 mi / 18.84 km from the hotel
Jointly owned by the New York Giants and the New York Jets, MetLife Stadium is a prime destination for football fans.

New Jersey Performing Arts Center

5.36 mi / 8.63 km from the hotel
This performing arts center is the home stage for the Grammy Award–winning New Jersey Symphony Orchestra (NJSO) and visiting artists like Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, and Yo-Yo Ma.

Newark Museum

5.54 mi / 8.92 km from the hotel
The Newark Museum houses what many consider to be the best Tibetan art galleries in the world. It also has an extensive collection of American art, including works by John Singer Sargent and Georgia O'Keeffe.

Prudential Center

4.89 mi / 7.87 km from the hotel
Known as "The Rock," the Prudential Center hosts big-name concerts and shows as well as the NHL's New Jersey Devils and the Seton Hall Pirates men's basketball team.