There are some interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Harrison. Walk through the exhibits and savor the atmosphere of the City Without Walls and the New Jersey Historical Society Museum. To experience Newark’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the gorgeous performing arts institutes such as the Newark Symphony Hall. Enjoy the wonderful displays at Gallery Aferro, the Aljira - A Center for Contemporary Art and the Red Saw Gallery.
When it’s time escape the city, head to the nearby outdoor areas. There are some pleasant gardens and parks, so take a picnic blanket to Military Park.
Make sure that you set aside some time to see the popular sights in and around Newark. Grace Church offer visitors to Newark a chance to better understand the role religion has played in the area.
When you’re ready to rest up after a day spent exploring the charms of Harrison, check in to one of the area’s convenient bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the amenities at the Best Western Plus Robert Treat Hotel, the Hilton Newark Penn Station, and the Comfort Suites Newark.