The Johnstown Flood Museum and Heritage Discovery Center/Johnstown Children’s Museum are now open summer visiting hours of 10:00 am-5:00 pm weekdays and Saturday; and noon-5:00 pm Sunday. Welcome!

Welcome to the Johnstown Flood Museum

On May 31, 1889, a neglected dam and a phenomenal storm led to a catastrophe in which 2,209 people died. It’s a story of great tragedy, but also of triumphant recovery. Visit the Johnstown Flood Museum, which is operated by the Johnstown Area Heritage Association, to find out more about this shocking episode in American history.

Hours Today: 10:00 am-5:00 pm

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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 attractions of the Johnstown Discovery Network bring this rich history to life — experience them all with a Johnstown Heritage Pass!

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