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Founded in 1664, the city of Elizabeth is rich with authentic history, as anyone who takes one of our tours will soon learn. Our walkable mid-town district is full of monuments, landmarks and historical sites that allow visitors to glimpse back in time at different eras of the city’s history. History buffs aren’t the only ones that will enjoy their time in Elizabeth; anyone who appreciates shopping, fine cultural dining, arts, and entertainment will find endless opportunities to explore our local culture and community. Elizabeth is home to the East Coast’s largest premiere indoor outlet mall, as well as numerous other shopping and entertainment districts. The city is also home to award-winning restaurants, clubs, and bars. Located just a few minutes from New York City and easily accessible from the entire Tri-State area, Elizabeth is the premiere up and coming urban destination for those looking to discover what they didn’t know.
GoElizabethNJ serves as a gateway for tourists, connecting groups with all the accommodations they need to plan a visit to our great city, from lodging options to maps and transportation information. We also keep visitors and residents alike informed on upcoming events like concerts, festivals, and celebrations. Our online Trip Planner will help you keep track of everything you want to see or do while you’re here. Before visiting, be sure to download our mobile app to keep the city of Elizabeth easily accessible at your fingertips!