With easy access to Candler Park, Freedom Park and Piedmont Park by way of the Eastside Trail, Poncey-Highland is fast becoming one of Atlanta’s most walkable and connected communities. President Jimmy Carter’s library is a centerpiece of the area, as are popular destinations such as the Plaza Theater, the Clermont Hotel, the Majestic Diner and Manuel’s Tavern, all legacies of the neighborhood’s original development.


Historic Fourth Ward Park

Named for the surrounding Old Fourth Ward neighborhood, this spectacular 17-acre park is packed with amenities for all to enjoy, and is situated just off the Eastside Trail.

Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark

Located in the Old Fourth Ward neighborhood and situated alongside the Eastside Trail, the park offers world-class skateboard amenities and lots of open greenspace.


Eastside Trail

A combination of multi-use trail and linear greenspace, the Eastside Trail connects Midtown to Reynoldstown and you to some of Eastside’s hottest destinations.



  • Springdale Park Elementary School
  • Inman Middle School
  • Grady High School

Getting There

Poncey-Highland is located north of Freedom Park, the linear greensapce that runs alongside Freedom Parkway and the Carter Center. It’s northern boundary is Ponce de Leon Avenue and its western edge is the BeltLine’s Eastside Trail.

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