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Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center

Membership Information | Holiday Schedule

On Wednesday, November 26, all Recreation Centers close at 6:00 p.m. for the holiday. There may be changes to your schedule, so please check with your center. On Thursday, November 27, all Recreation Centers are closed. Happy Thanksgiving!

670 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Cross Streets: Marcy & Tompkins
Directions via Google Maps

Located in Herbert Von King Park

Center Manager: Gene Fowler
Phone: (718) 622-2082
Fax: (718) 622-2598

Limited Access Facilities This is a Limited Access Recreation Center.

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Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center is a free recreation center. Come visit, all are welcome!

Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Friday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


On holidays (New Year's Day and Eve, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Easter, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Election Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Eve, and Christmas Day and Eve), recreation center hours will change. Please visit our Recreation Center Holiday Schedule for details.

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Dance Room (1)

Arts & Crafts Room (2)

Kitchen (1)

Basketball Court (Outdoor) (1)

Computer Resource Center (1)

Baseball Field (1)

Playground (2)

Auditorium (1)

Multipurpose Room (1)

Amphitheater (Outdoor) (1)

Spray Shower (1)

Handball Court (Outdoor) (2)