Why Elizabeth

A city steeped in history and culture, Elizabeth is an attractive destination for professionals. Why? For starters, Elizabeth is easily accessible by train, car, or plane, making this city by the bay a perfect venue for corporate meetings and events. And you can’t beat our location — we’re only a short car ride to and from Newark’s Liberty International Airport, and major cities, like New York City. The best part about Elizabeth is that when the workday is finally over, our town’s historical tours and landmarks, shopping districts, and award-winning local cuisine are all at your fingertips. So, what are you waiting for? Find out why our city is the place to be at.


Here in Elizabeth, we’ve got several big-name hotel brands, like Marriott and Hilton, all of which feature plenty of conference rooms for small and large groups. You can also rest your head confidently at any one of our hotels for the length of your stay. Learn more about Elizabeth, NJ meeting rooms, and check out our cheat sheet for hotel booking information.


Between our large mass transit system and prime locale, consider Elizabeth for your company’s next big event, whether that’s for a corporate function or festival. We’ve got a variety of venues to choose from, including banquet halls, fields, parks, waterfront spaces, and more.


Need help getting around to and from another nearby city? Luckily, Elizabeth features a mass transit system connecting our city to other major nearby hubs, like New York City, via trains, planes, buses, and major roadways.

Learn more about our industries

Whether you’re in town for a meeting or even a school trip, Elizabeth has enough group tours and museums to accommodate everyone. We’ve got a tour for every one of our top industries, including history, shopping, performing arts, and dining. To learn more about our tours, click here. If you’re in the mood for a history lesson, make sure to tour the Liberty Hall Museum and Boxwood Hall or take a self-guided tour through walkable midtown’s landmarks and attractions.

Research hotels and venues around town, use our free mobile app to book car rentals and hotels, and/or submit your RFP to our team. Check out our points of interest map highlighting local hotels, historical landmarks, parks, shopping malls, and restaurants to get started on your trip itinerary for a successful school trip, corporate event, or meeting.
We hope to see you soon in Elizabeth!


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