Where the Past and Future Meet
The neighborhoods surrounding Emory University vary from large, stately
homes to more traditional brick ranches. No matter the style, however,
residents of the Emory area enjoy a large variety of shops, restaurants,
galleries, studios, antique shops, and parks.
Many of Atlanta's most popular eateries fall within Emory's reach, including Rise-N-Dine, Everybody's Pizza, Dave's Cosmic Subs, The General Muir, The Iberian Pig, and Community Q BBQ.
Additionally, there are plenty of parks, greenspaces, and recreational areas within both walking and driving distance, including Fernbank Forest, Lullwater Park and Preserve, and Herbert Taylor Park. Downtown, Decatur, Midtown, Virginia-Highland, and other popular Atlanta destinations are only short drives away.
Emory Fun Fact: During the Civil War, Emory University closed their school doors but reopened as a hospital and headquarters for the Union Army!