Know Before You Go:
If you’re visiting, or traveling in, Wilmington & the Brandywine Valley or throughout Delaware, it's important to do so safely. Learn what plans are in place and what steps to take to ensure your safety during COVID-19.
Home to the University of Delaware and founded by Scottish-Irish and Welsh settlers in 1694, the City of Newark has long been recognized as a diverse, inclusive community. Its residents, businesses and government are focused on caring for others, communicating openly, continually learning, and cultivating innovation. We want all who work, live and visit to feel welcome and valued. The various cultures, beliefs and traditions of our neighbors and visitors are among the greatest qualities Newark has to offer, ensuring it has and will continue to be a welcoming city for all who come here.