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How To Get Here: From Newark, Broad Street Station

Servicing East/West travel - New Jersey Transit Morris/Essex Line

BY BUS: ($1.35, bills accepted)

  • Exit station, cross University Avenue
  • Walk across paved plaza to Broad Street. From this side of the street, take Bus # 27 or 13 to Military Park (the park will be on the left side of the street).
  • Cross Broad Street and walk through Military Park to enter NJHS at 52 Park Place

BY NEWARK LIGHT RAIL ($1.25 - must purchase and validate ticket before boarding):

  • The Newark Light Rail stops just outside of Broad Street Station.
  • Go two stops to the Center Street - NJPAC stop.
  • Take stairs from Light Rail stop to the Performing Arts Center.
  • Cross Center St. to Park Place. Walk 1 1/2 blocks on Park Place to #52, green door.


  • Exit station, cross University Avenue.
  • Walk across brick plaza to Broad Street.
  • Turn right on Broad Street and walk for 5 blocks (it curves to the right), passing the IDT and Verizon buildings on your left, Washington Park on your right, and the Kislak building on your right.
  • When you see Military Park, cross Broad Street and walk through the park to enter NJHS at 52 Park Place.


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