Please see the calendar below for the current operating schedules of the Johnstown Flood Museum, Heritage Discovery Center/Johnstown Children’s Museum. The Heritage Discovery Center/Johnstown Children’s Museum is open on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday only; the Johnstown Flood Museum is open Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Visitors to the Johnstown Children’s Museum (which is located on the third floor of the Heritage Discovery Center) are encouraged to RSVP 539-1889 before your visit, as we are limiting the number of families in the museum at any given time — see the children’s museum COVID information page for details on our scheduling and safety protocol. RSVPs are not needed to visit the Johnstown Flood Museum or the other attractions in the Heritage Discovery Center.

In accordance with PA guidelines, visitors and employees must wear masks, and are asked to observe social distancing while in our facilities. We are taking additional steps to ensure safety, such as sanitizing surfaces frequently. Welcome!


Board of Directors

Our volunteer board of directors is as follows:

Mark Pasquerilla – Chairman

Edward J. Sheehan, Jr. – Vice Chairman

Elmer C. Laslo – 2nd Vice Chairman

Lana Custer – Secretary

Dennis Kotzan – Treasurer

Karen Azer

Mary Ann Bennear

Mary Borkow

Brad Clemenson

Barry Gallagher

Carole Gigliotti

Barry Polster

Ethan Stewart

Todd Wagner

David Ward

Richard Mayer, ex officio

George Griffith, ex officio

Stephen M. Clark, National Park Service Representative

Doug Bosley, National Park Service Representative