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!

 

Special Events

Our Events

For activities specifically for kids, visit our Daily Fun at the Johnstown Children's Museum page!

December 6 • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Sundays with Santa

Johnstown Children’s Museum

You better not pout, I’m telling you why, Santa Claus is coming to town! He will be visiting the Johnstown Children’s Museum on December Sundays before Christmas! Families can preregister...

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December 13 • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Sundays with Santa

Johnstown Children’s Museum

You better not pout, I’m telling you why, Santa Claus is coming to town! He will be visiting the Johnstown Children’s Museum on December Sundays before Christmas! Families can preregister...

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December 20 • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Sundays with Santa

Johnstown Children’s Museum

You better not pout, I’m telling you why, Santa Claus is coming to town! He will be visiting the Johnstown Children’s Museum on December Sundays before Christmas! Families can preregister...

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January 28 • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Cambria Iron Historic Tour

Heritage Discovery Center

The Center for Metal Arts and JAHA are pairing up to present the Cambria Iron Historic Tour. The tour will begin at the Heritage Discovery Center and conclude at Center...

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February 18 • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Cambria Iron Historic Tour

Heritage Discovery Center

The Center for Metal Arts and JAHA are pairing up to present the Cambria Iron Historic Tour. The tour will begin at the Heritage Discovery Center and conclude at Center...

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March 18 • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Cambria Iron Historic Tour

Heritage Discovery Center

The Center for Metal Arts and JAHA are pairing up to present the Cambria Iron Historic Tour. The tour will begin at the Heritage Discovery Center and conclude at Center...

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April 8 • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Cambria Iron Historic Tour

Heritage Discovery Center

The Center for Metal Arts and JAHA are pairing up to present the Cambria Iron Historic Tour. The tour will begin at the Heritage Discovery Center and conclude at Center...

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May 29 •

Path of the Flood Historic Races

Peoples Natural Gas Park

The Path of the Flood Races will be back in 2021, and registration is opening on Black Friday 2020!  Kids get free registration, thanks to the generosity of 1889 Foundation....

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Future events...