Nearby Places

While the Old Fourth Ward has a lot to see, there are a ton of interesting places in nearby neighborhoods, such as Oakland Cemetery and the Krog Street Tunnel.

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.…

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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…

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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…

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Krog Street Market

Krog Street Market is a destination for Atlanta’s intown culture –those who are always searching for unique, specialty creations. It was designed to be as authentic as the 1920’s warehouse…

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Inside the Plaza Theatre, courtesy of plazaatlanta.com

Plaza Theatre

We are Atlanta’s oldest operating and only independent cinema since 1939! Text and photos from the Plaza Theatre website Designed by architect George Harwell Bond, the Plaza Theatre opened on December…

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Art in the Krog Street Tunnel photo, courtesy of Josh Hallet (Hyku on Flickr)

Krog Street Tunnel

Photo above courtesy of Josh Hallet. (CC BY-SA 2.0 License) The Krog Street Tunnel is a tunnel in Atlanta known for its street art. The tunnel links the Cabbagetown and…

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Oakland Cemetery, photo courtesy of oaklandcemetery.com.

Oakland Cemetery

Less than a mile from the heart of downtown Atlanta, a hidden treasure, a secret sanctuary, welcomes you. This garden cemetery, founded in 1850, is the final resting place of…

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