Newark, Ohio

 

With a bustling downtown rich in history and the arts, Newark is experiencing a revitalization like no other.

Sip a latte on a sun-dappled patio just below a hip loft apartment; spend an afternoon browsing the latest art exhibit at the Denison Art Space; beat the rush for a peck of peaches at the Canal Market District.

Licking County Courthouse

Licking County Courthouse

Rainy day? The Works has you covered with a gamut of hands-on STEM activities for all ages, including the 30-foot, 4K projection SciDome planetarium. A seamless marriage of history, culture and the arts with a distinct nod toward the future, Newark is a place where great things are happening--and it shows in a tangible sense of community pride.

Downtown Newark

Downtown Newark