Franklin is located in Johnson County and is only a short 20 minute drive south from Indianapolis. We offer a rich variety of culture and entertainment to any family looking for the perfect weekend getaway spot. Franklin is home to several parks and recreation areas, including Province Park which spans over 50 acres. Our downtown boasts traditional main street shops, coffeehouses and restaurants, and the Artcraft Theatre which is frequently showing classic films.

Scott Park
Palmer Park
Payne Park
Blue Heron Park
Depot Park
Province Park
Community Park
Morgan Park

More things to see and do:

  • Blue Heron Wetlands
  • Franklin Memorial Swimming Pool
  • Cultural Arts and Recreation Center
  • Johnson County Fair
  • Antique Shops and Gift Shops
  • Golf Courses and Driving Ranges
  • Johnson County Museum of History
  • Holiday Lighting Ceremony
  • Greenway Trail
  • Farmers' Markets