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About Summit

The City of Summit, located in Union County, is home to more than 21,000 residents who speak over 35 languages, representing an economically and culturally diverse community. Summit is a major transportation hub with 30-minute direct access to Manhattan, major highways and the Newark Airport. The City is made up of six square miles of tree-lined streets, open spaces and an active community-oriented business district. Summit's public school system has been ranked consistently outstanding in New Jersey with more than 90% of its students college-bound, and Summit is also in close proximity to top-rated NJ private schools.

The city of Summit features a large concentration of art galleries, antique shops and performance venues, making it a cultural destination in northern New Jersey.

Learn more:
City of Summit - Offical Website

Downtown Summit Shopping

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 - Easter Sunday
The Art Center will be closed in observance of Easter Sunday.

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 - For Art's Sake 2014: Silent Art Auction & Benefit
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Visual Arts Center of New Jersey
68 Elm Street, Summit, NJ 07901
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9 am - 5 pm

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
10 am - 5 pm
10 am - 8 pm
Saturday & Sunday
11 am - 4 pm