New Jersey’s second most populous city, Jersey City is located between the Upper New York Bay and the Hudson River across the Lower Manhattan. It is a melting pot of cultures and was the first spot for several immigrants entering the United States through the Ellis Island.
The city offers plenty of things to do- parks, art galleries, museums, historic sites, theatres, and much more. Check out the Statue of Liberty that actually is located within Jersey City waters, hop onboard a cruise to the Ellis Island, visit the green oasis- the Liberty State Park, follow the walkways around the active and lively park, or explore the historic sites where began the city’s story. With bustling downtown, lively neighborhood, diverse art and culture, up-and-coming food scene
, reinvigorated waterfront area, action-packed nightlife
, diverse shopping
and several landmark attractions
, the city is fun to explore!
Jersey City Map Guide