Old Fouth Ward

Your Guide to Atlanta’s Old Fourth Ward

Explore all that Atlanta’s Old Fourth Ward has to offer, including restaurants, bars, shopping, history, landmarks, art, parks, and more.

Ponce City Market

Ponce City Market breathes new life into the historic Sears, Roebuck & Co. building in Atlanta. The classic structure has been reinvented as a vibrant community hub housing the Central Food Hall and various shops, flats and offices.

Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark

The arrival of Atlanta’s first public skatepark was greeted with great excitement – with a real life skateboard legend breaking it in. Located alongside the Atlanta BeltLine corridor in the…

Jackson Street Bridge

This is the go-to vista for Atlantans and tourists alike when it comes to capturing the iconic Atlanta skyline. While its popularity has spiked in recent years due to its…

Old 4th Distillery

Come take a tour at Atlanta’s first legal distillery since the temperance movement kicked them all out of Atlanta in 1907. While you won’t taste any bourbon, you’re sure to…

The Old Fourth Ward is one of Atlanta’s oldest neighborhoods. It has a rich history, including the Great Atlanta Fire of 1917, and is the birthplace of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Venkman's

Venkman’s is a restaurant, bar and live music venue in the heart of Atlanta’s Old Fourth Ward.

Jake’s Ice Cream

Jake’s Ice Cream is an Atlanta cult favorite featuring flavors like Chocolate Slap Yo Mama, Brown Shugah Vanilla, Nutter Nanner Elvis, Key Lime Piescream, Diesel Fuel and Sin-Oh-Man! There are…

The Sound Table

The Sound Table was started by the people that brought Atlanta Top Flr; a slick little midtown restaurant that reinvented the Atlanta grand dining experience back in 2007. Since 2010…

Jack’s Pizza & Wings

Jack’s is Atlanta’s current reigning king of alternative pizza shops. It’s a dive, and owner/cook Jack couldn’t be more proud. They’ve got live DJs, super-popular trivia nights, dirty bingo and…

Do you like murals? The Old Fourth Ward is one of Atlanta’s best neighborhoods for viewing street art.

Historic Old Fourth Ward Park

Historic Fourth Ward Park is an Atlanta park with open, passive lawns, a playground, a splashpad, an outdoor theater, and a 2-acre lake.

The Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum

The Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum is the only Presidential Library in the southeast. Its archives offer a wonderful source of information for researchers. Its museum, which re-opened Oct.…

Krispy Kreme on Ponce

If you’ve never been to a Krispy Kreme, I mean a real Krispy Kreme with all the cogs and belts exposed — this is the one to go to. Most…

Mary Mac’s Tea Room

For over 70 years Mary Mac’s has been setting the standard for Southern cooking in Atlanta. Business people, celebrities, families and world travelers all dine at Mary Mac’s and feel…