Ivy Hill Park


The Ivy Hill Park has 18 acres and was purchased by the Essex County Parks Commission in 1927 from the City of Newark. The impetus for park construction was recreation needs in Maplewood, South Orange, and Irvington as well as the needs of Newark.

Size:  19 Acres
Mt. Vernon Place and Seton Hall University
Newark, NJ 07106
Distinguishing Features
  • Olmsted designed landscape
  • Baseball fields
  • Football field
  • Soccer field
  • Band concert area
  • Lighted basketball court
  • Playground