The Johnstown Flood Museum and Heritage Discovery Center/Johnstown Children’s Museum are open Wed.-Sat. from 10 am-5 pm, and Sun. noon-5 pm (no appointments required).  Please visit the children’s museum COVID protocols page for more information specific to that museum. All museum visitors and staff are required to wear masks and practice social distancing.  Welcome!

Special Events

Our Events

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

June 18 - August 18 •

Temporary exhibition: Earthwalk Explorer!

Heritage Discovery Center

Explore the geography of the eastern United States... with your feet! The Earthwalk Explorer lets adults and kids experience projections of mountain ranges, forests, rivers and lakes, state borders, cities,...

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The Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Free Concert Series returns this summer with this fantastic July 9 show! Founded and fronted by singer-guitarist Sean Walsh, The National Reserve mine an...

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Listening to Buffalo Rose is like driving on the open road with the windows down, letting the breezes of various musical styles wash over you. Buffalo Rose commandeers the shimmering...

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August 7 • 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM

SVDP Family Kitchen Summerfest: Feed the Need

Peoples Natural Gas Park

Peoples Natural Gas Park is the venue for this fundraising benefit for the St. Vincent DePaul Family Kitchen, featuring Dany Vavrek Acoustic,  and Felix and the Hurricanes featuring Josh Gallagher.  Food trucks,...

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September 18 - September 19 •

Johnstown Slavic Festival

Heritage Discovery Center

The committee that presents the Johnstown Slavic Festival is busily planning this year's event! We'll post more details when we get them, but expect two days of Slavic entertainment, including...

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October 1 - October 2 •

AmeriServ Flood City Music Festival

Peoples Natural Gas Park

The Johnstown Area Heritage Association (JAHA) will hold our featured event, the AmeriServ Flood City Music Festival, in October 2021 rather than our usual August timeframe! Headliners in 2021 include...

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Future events...