The Johnstown Flood Museum is open Wed.-Sat. from 10 am-5 pm, and Sun. noon-5 pm (no appointments required). The Heritage Discovery Center/Johnstown Children’s Museum is open 10 am-5 pm Thurs., Fri., and Sat. Please visit the children’s museum COVID protocols page for more information specific to that museum, including 2-hour visitation times. All museum visitors and staff are required to wear masks and practice social distancing.  Welcome!

Preserving and presenting the nationally significant heritage of Johnstown

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There’s lots to see and do in Johnstown!

The stories of Johnstown, Pennsylvania shaped the history of America as it became a modern industrial nation. The Johnstown Discovery Network brings this rich heritage to life through a linked system of attractions and historic districts. We invite you to come explore!

Coming up at JAHA

March 13, 2021

Morley Madness Scavenger Hunt!

Morley is hiding in the Johnstown Children’s Museum and the Johnstown Flood Museum on Saturdays in March! Find all the places he’s hiding and win a prize. Get an extra...

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March 20, 2021

Morley Madness Scavenger Hunt!

Morley is hiding in the Johnstown Children’s Museum and the Johnstown Flood Museum on Saturdays in March! Find all the places he’s hiding and win a prize. Get an extra...

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March 27, 2021

Morley Madness Scavenger Hunt!

Morley is hiding in the Johnstown Children’s Museum and the Johnstown Flood Museum on Saturdays in March! Find all the places he’s hiding and win a prize. Get an extra...

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...and much more!

The Johnstown Area Heritage Association hosts a broad range of special events throughout the year.

JAHA Events

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Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
  • Discovery Center closed
  • Children's Museum closed
  • noon-5:00 pm Flood Museum open
  • 6:30-9:30 pm Stone Bridge lighting hours
  • Discovery Center closed
  • Children's Museum closed
  • Flood Museum closed
  • 6:30-9:30 pm Stone Bridge lighting hours
  • Discovery Center closed
  • Children's Museum closed
  • Flood Museum closed
  • 6:30-9:30 pm Stone Bridge lighting hours
  • Discovery Center closed
  • Children's Museum closed
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Flood Museum open
  • 6:30-9:30 pm Stone Bridge lighting hours
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Discovery Center open
  • 10:00 am-4:00 pm Children's Museum open
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Flood Museum open
  • 6:30-9:30 pm Stone Bridge lighting hours
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Discovery Center open
  • 10:00 am-4:00 pm Children's Museum open
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Flood Museum open
  • 6:30-9:30 pm Stone Bridge lighting hours
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Discovery Center open
  • 10:00 am-4:00 pm Children's Museum open
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Flood Museum open
  • 6:30-9:30 pm Stone Bridge lighting hours
  • Morley Madness Scavenger Hunt!
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News & Stories

2021-03-03

1889 Foundation supports Johnstown Flood Museum Revitalization Project

The Johnstown Area Heritage Association (JAHA) has received a major grant from 1889 Foundation in support of the Johnstown Flood Museum Revitalization Project. The grant will fund exhibition upgrades at the museum, one of Johnstown’s flagship tourism attractions.

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2021-02-19

JAHA at Home: Russell Shorto and Richard Burkert discuss “Smalltime”

On Feb. 11, 2021, Russell Shorto discussed his new book, “Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob,” with Richard Burkert, JAHA president. There was great interest in this virtual presentation, and we reached the webinar’s 250 capacity. We …

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