Contact

Office hours: Monday to Friday, 10AM to 6PM. Please call to confirm.

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Founding Director
Martha Wilson

Senior Archivist
Michael Katchen

Deputy Director
Harley Spiller

Program Coordinator
Jenny Korns

OUR NUMBERS

T 718 687 5800
F 718 687 5830

MAILING ADDRESS (LETTERS)

Franklin Furnace Archive, Inc.
Pratt Institute
200 Willoughby Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11205

MAILING ADDRESS (PACKAGES)

Receiving for Pratt Institute
379 Dekalb Avenue
Att: Franklin Furnace
ISC Building, Rooms 209-211
Brooklyn, NY 11205

VISIT OUR OFFICE

Pratt Institute
200 Willoughby Avenue
ISC Building, Rooms 209-211
Brooklyn NY 11205

VISITING DIRECTIONS

Located on Pratt Institute's Brooklyn campus, Franklin Furnace is accessible through a few modes of transportation. Chief among them are subway, bus, and car.

Franklin Furnace on Pratt's Campus Map:

BY SUBWAY
There are two subway lines that run to the area near Franklin Furnace.
The G is the closest subway line to Franklin Furnace. The G stops at Clinton-Washington.
The C is also close, but it is three blocks farther from Franklin Furnace than the G. The C stops at Clinton-Washington.

Taking the G to Clinton-Washington
Exit near the intersection of Washington Avenue and Lafayette Avenue. Walk north on Washington Avenue to DeKalb Avenue. Turn right onto Dekalb Avenue and walk one block east to Hall Street/Saint James to the corner gate of the Pratt campus.
Once you enter the corner gate of the Pratt campus at Hall Street and Dekalb Avenue, walk straight along the path towards the canon. Turn left after the canon and walk north past the Library (with the Library directly on your left) straight to the ISC Building.
Once you get to the ISC Building, enter through the double doors at the end of the walkway and either use the stairs straight ahead or the elevator to the left to get to the 2nd floor. Franklin Furnace is located at Rooms 209-211.

Taking the C to Clinton-Washington
Exit near the intersection of Washington Avenue and Fulton Street. Walk north on Washington Avenue to DeKalb Avenue. Turn right onto Dekalb Avenue and walk one block east to Hall Street/Saint James to the corner gate of the Pratt campus.
Once you enter the corner gate of the Pratt campus at Hall Street and Dekalb Avenue, walk straight along the path towards the canon. Turn left after the canon and walk north past the Library (with the Library directly on your left) straight to the ISC Building.
Once you get to the ISC Building, enter through the double doors at the end of the walkway and either use the stairs straight ahead or the elevator to the left to get to the 2nd floor. Franklin Furnace is located at Rooms 209-211.

BY BUS
Busses that run to the area include the B38 and B69.
Check the MTA website for details.

BY CAR
From the Brooklyn Bridge
Travel south on the FDR Drive (also called East River Drive) to Brooklyn Bridge exit. Exit bridge to Tillary Street. Turn left on Tillary to Flatbush Avenue. Turn left onto Myrtle Avenue. Proceed 15 blocks. Make a right turn onto Hall Street. Go one block. Make a left turn onto Willoughby. Campus is on right. The ISC Building is at the corner of Hall Street and Willoughby Ave. Enter the campus through the Ryerson Walk Gate on Willoughby, close to the intersection. Franklin Furnace is located on the 2nd floor at Rooms 209-211.

From the Manhattan Bridge
Travel east on Canal Street to Manhattan Bridge. Exit bridge to Flatbush Avenue. Turn left onto Myrtle Avenue. Proceed 15 blocks. Make a right turn onto Hall Street. Go one block. Make a left turn onto Willoughby. Campus is on right. The ISC Building is at the corner of Hall Street and Willoughby Ave. Enter the campus through the Ryerson Walk Gate on Willoughby, close to the intersection. The ISC Building is immediately to your right up the walkway. Franklin Furnace is located on the 2nd floor of the ISC Building at Rooms 209-211.

From Queens
Exit 31, Wythe Avenue/Kent Avenue. Stay straight to go onto Williamsburg Street W., which becomes Williamsburg Place, then Park Avenue. Turn left onto Hall Street. Proceed two blocks to Willoughby Avenue. Make a left on Willoughby. Campus is on right. The ISC Building is at the corner of Hall Street and Willoughby Ave. Enter the campus through the Ryerson Walk Gate on Willoughby, close to the intersection. The ISC Building is immediately to your right up the walkway. Franklin Furnace is located on the 2nd floor of the ISC Building at Rooms 209-211.

From New Jersey and Staten Island
Exit 30, Flushing Avenue. Bear left onto Classon Avenue, then turn left onto Flushing Avenue. Turn left on to Washington Avenue. Proceed two blocks to Willoughby Avenue. Make a left on Willoughby. Campus is on right. The ISC Building is at the corner of Hall Street and Willoughby Ave. Enter the campus through the Ryerson Walk Gate on Willoughby, close to the intersection. The ISC Building is immediately to your right up the walkway. Franklin Furnace is located on the 2nd floor of the ISC Building at Rooms 209-211.