Map and Directions

DRIVING DIRECTIONS

From Downtown Atlanta

Go east on North Avenue to Piedmont. Make a left. Go one block north and make a right on Ponce De Leon Avenue. Stay on Ponce approximately 4 1/2 miles. At the traffic light just approaching a stone arch overhead railroad bridge take a left onto Artwood Road. At the first street make a right on Heaton Park Drive. Fernbank Science Center will be on the left (across from Fernbank Elementary School).

From Kennesaw, Marietta, Smyrna

Take I-75 south to I-285 east (follow signs off 75 towards Greenville). Follow I-285 to exit 39A Decatur/Highway 78. Highway 78 will turn into Lawrenceville Highway and then change to Scott Boulevard. Scott merges with Ponce de Leon Avenue at a traffic light just before an overhead bridge. Pass under the bridge and turn right onto Artwood Road. At the first street make a right on Heaton Park Drive. Fernbank Science Center will be on the left (across from Fernbank Elementary School). OrTake I-75 south to exit 249D (North Avenue). Make a left onto North Avenue. Go east on North Avenue to Piedmont. Make a left. Go one block north and make a right on Ponce De Leon Avenue. Stay on Ponce approximately 2 1/2 miles. At the traffic light just before an overhead bridge, take a left onto Artwood Road. At the first street make a right on Heaton Park Drive. Fernbank Science Center will be on the left (across from Fernbank Elementary School).

From North Atlanta, Sandy Springs, Roswell

Take I-285 East to exit 39A Decatur/Highway 78. Highway 78 will turn into Lawrenceville Highway and then change name to Scott Boulevard. Scott merges with Ponce de Leon Avenue at a traffic light just before an overhead bridge. Pass under the bridge and turn right onto Artwood Road. At the first street make a right on Heaton Park Drive. Fernbank Science Center will be on the left (across from Fernbank Elementary School).

From Norcross, Athens, Lawrenceville, Gainesville, Duluth

Take I-85 south to I-285 east/south. Follow I-285 to exit 39A Decatur/Highway 78. Highway 78 will turn into Lawrenceville Highway and then change name to Scott Boulevard. Scott merges with Ponce de Leon Avenue at a traffic light just before an overhead bridge. Pass under the bridge and turn right onto Artwood Road. At the first street make a right on Heaton Park Drive. Fernbank Science Center will be on the left (across from Fernbank Elementary School).

From South Atlanta, Airport

Go north on I-75 and/or I-85 to I-20 East to Moreland Avenue (exit 60B). Take Moreland north to Ponce De Leon Avenue. Turn right onto Ponce de Leon. Stay on Ponce approximately 2 1/2 miles. At the traffic light just before an overhead bridge, take a left onto Artwood Road. At the first street make a right on Heaton Park Drive. Fernbank Science Center will be on the left (across from Fernbank Elementary School).