The Johnstown Flood Museum and Heritage Discovery Center/Johnstown Children’s Museum are open Tues.-Sat. from 10 am-5 pm, and Sun. noon-5 pm (no appointments required).  Please visit the children’s museum COVID protocols page for more information specific to that museum. All museum visitors and staff are required to practice social distancing, and the use of masks is strongly encouraged.  Welcome!

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Coming up at JAHA

September 12, 2021

Exhibit: Machines of Interest

Critically acclaimed photographer Stephen Mallon shares a collection of some of his most captivating, riveting, and thought-provoking pieces in this traveling exhibition, which is being presented in the second floor...

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November 26, 2021

An Immigrant Christmas at the Wagner-Ritter House

Step into the Wagner-Ritter House and Garden to experience the 19th-century German culture at the holidays. The Wagners immigrated from Bavaria, Germany, and settled in Cambria City. Immigrants of working-class...

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December 4, 2021

COVID vaccine clinic

The Johnstown Area Heritage Association (JAHA) is partnering with the Highlands Health Clinic to host a COVID vaccine clinic! Pediatric, first-dose, second-dose, and booster Pfizer vaccines will be available to...

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...and much more!

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

JAHA Events

This Week

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
  • noon-5:00 pm Discovery Center open
  • noon-5:00 pm Children's Museum open
  • noon-5:00 pm Flood Museum open
  • 6:00-9:00 pm Stone Bridge lighting hours
  • Exhibit: Machines of Interest
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Discovery Center open
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Children's Museum open
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Flood Museum open
  • 6:00-9:00 pm Stone Bridge lighting hours
  • Exhibit: Machines of Interest
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Discovery Center open
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Children's Museum open
  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm Flood Museum open
  • 6:00-9:00 pm Stone Bridge lighting hours
  • Exhibit: Machines of Interest
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News & Stories

2021-11-23

Heritage Discovery Center to host vaccine clinic; participants to receive a free museum visit

The Johnstown Area Heritage Association (JAHA) is partnering with the Highlands Health Clinic to host a COVID vaccine clinic on Dec. 4 from 10:00 am-noon at the Heritage Discovery Center. Pediatric, first-dose, second-dose, and booster Pfizer vaccines will be available …

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2021-10-22

JAHA at Home: Laurel Highlands Explorers, a new children’s book!

The Johnstown Area Heritage Association (JAHA) is delighted to share The Laurel Highlands Explorers, a children’s book which has been authored and illustrated by area high school students, a project made possible by a $30,000 grant from National Geographic! The …

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