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Historic Fourth Ward Park - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

680 Dallas St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA


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About Historic Fourth Ward Park

Historic Fourth Ward Park is a park built on the site of the old Ponce de Leon amusement park, in the Old Fourth Ward of Atlanta, just south of Ponce City Market and just west of the BeltLine trail. The park includes a pond with a path around it and has an aerator fountain to keep it from stagnating. An amphitheater, cushioned with bermudagrass, surrounds part of the pond.

Attractions Near Historic Fourth Ward Park

Ponce City Market
Ponce City Market0.38km from Historic Fourth Ward Park

Ponce City Market is a shopping and entertainment destination. Situated in an historic building, it was once the site of the old Sears Roebuck & Co. department store. Ponce City Market has been revitalized and now features over two hundred vendors offering diverse goods such as jewelry, clothing and home decor; specialty restaurants; indoor mini-golf; a movie theater outfitted with luxury recliners; rooftop entertainment options with views of downtown Atlanta and the Chattahoochee River.

Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum
Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum0.86km from Historic Fourth Ward Park

The Jimmy Carter Library and Museum in Atlanta, Georgia houses U.S. President Jimmy Carter's papers and other material relating to the Carter administration and the Carter family's life. The library also hosts special exhibits, such as Carter's Nobel Peace Prize and a full-scale replica of the Oval Office as it was during the Carter Administration, including a reproduction of the Resolute desk.

Jackson Street Bridge
Jackson Street Bridge1.35km from Historic Fourth Ward Park

The Jackson Street Bridge is a bridge on the Passaic River between Newark and Harrison, New Jersey. The swing bridge is the 6th bridge from the river's mouth at Newark Bay and is 4.6 miles upstream from it. Opened in 1903 and substantially rehabilitated in 1991 it is listed on the New Jersey Register of Historic Places and is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places.The bridge was re-lamped in 2012.

Little Five Points
Little Five Points 1.52km from Historic Fourth Ward Park

Little Five Points, is a vibrant and unique destination. Visitors are drawn to the eclectic blend of locally-owned businesses, including indie record stores and vintage boutiques. Music venues showcase local and international performers, while bars and eateries offer a selection of craft beer and ethnic cuisine. With a colorful outdoor market, movie theater and park all situated nearby, Little Five Points is the perfect place for an afternoon of shopping or a night out with friends.

Freedom Park
Freedom Park1.52km from Historic Fourth Ward Park

Freedom Park is an exciting and unique way to explore the outdoors. Located on 570 acres of pristine lakeland, it offers visitors a chance to experience a wide range of recreational activities from camping and hunting to fishing, boating, swimming, birding and more! The park incorporates the natural beauty of its setting with modern amenities like an Olympic-sized pool, over four miles of biking trails and eight miles of hiking trails.

Krog Street tunnel
Krog Street tunnel1.54km from Historic Fourth Ward Park

The Krog Street Tunnel is an iconic local landmark. Located near Atlanta's historic Inman Park, the tunnel is a major public transportation route, as well as a pedestrian shortcut and popular photo opp. With its high arches and covered walls that are painted regularly by both professional and amateur muralists, it has also become an outdoor art gallery recognized worldwide.

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