Contact, Hours and Location

Franklin Park can accommodate groups and private parties, but we do not reserve the outdoor space. Please note: we do not book children’s parties. To inquire about space availability or to DJ at our weekend dance parties, e-mail

For inquiries about the reading series, please contact curator Penina Roth at

Franklin Park is located at 618 St. John’s Place, between Franklin and Classon, in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. We’re less than three blocks from the Brooklyn Museum and Botanic Garden, and a five-minute walk from the 2/3/4/5 subway stop at Franklin and Eastern Parkway. We’re open from 3 p.m.-4 a.m. on weekdays and 1 p.m.-4 a.m. on weekends. (Courtyard closes at 11 p.m. on weekdays and 1 a.m. on weekends.) To reach us by phone, please call our restaurant, Dutch Boy Burger, at (718) 230-0293.