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!

Heritage Discovery Center

Important notice: the elevator at the Heritage Discovery Center/Johnstown Children’s Museum is currently out of order. We are making every effort to expedite renovation and are engaged in a fundraising campaign to raise money for the repair (which involves a custom part). We apologize and will keep you posted.

Hours Today: Discovery Center closed

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Part of the Johnstown Discovery Network

The stories of Johnstown — immigration, the 1889 flood, the steel industry and more — shaped the history of America as it became a modern industrial nation. The Johnstown Discovery Network brings this rich history to life through a linked system of attractions and historic districts. Be sure to discover them all!