The Johnstown Area Heritage Association takes the safety of our visitors and employees seriously. In accordance with Commonwealth of PA guidelines, visitors and employees must wear masks, and are asked to observe social distancing while in our facilities. We are taking additional steps, such as sanitizing surfaces frequently. Please see the calendar below for the current operating schedule of the Johnstown Flood Museum and Heritage Discovery Center; the Johnstown Children’s Museum is currently closed, and we are offering children’s activities in the courtyard and Education Center. Visit often for updates!

More Links of Interest

A few more links about Johnstown history of interest to researchers.

morleysmallLibrary of Congress holdings

Other resources

  • Cambria County Historical Society — The CCHS site provides information about the society’s mission and services.
  • Sanborn Fire Insurance maps — These maps were developed by the Sanborn Insurance Company to assess fire risk in various neighborhoods in Johnstown. They are among the best pre- and post-flood maps of Johnstown (available maps are dated 1886, 1891, 1895, and 1913), and have been digitized by Penn State University.
  • Southmont Centennial website — This website was developed by Nadine Carr of JAHA to celebrate the 2019 centennial of Southmont, one of Johnstown’s historic neighborhoods.