Special Events

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

March 1 - April 27 •

Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race

Heritage Discovery Center

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s traveling exhibition Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race examines how the Nazi leadership, in collaboration with individuals in professions traditionally charged with healing and...

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March 22 • 7:00 PM

JAHA Game Night

Heritage Discovery Center

Introducing Game Night at JAHA! Enjoy an a fun evening of games with friends at the Ethnic Social Club while learning about the history of Johnstown. Game night participants will...

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March 23 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Free Saturdays from Mar. 1-Apr. 27 for Deadly Medicine

Heritage Discovery Center

During the March 1-April 27 run of the temporary exhibition Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race, admission to the entire Heritage Discovery Center will be free thanks to the generosity...

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March 29 • 5:30 PM

Last Friday at the Ethnic Social Club

Heritage Discovery Center

Join us for a relaxed evening at the Heritage Discovery Center's authentic social club! Featured entertainment is Tree, which has become known for their own special blend of high-energy Irish music, combining...

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March 30 • 8:40 AM - 6:00 PM

Ride the Rails Tour

Johnstown Train Station

Offered for the first time in spring! This popular tour allows you to explore the region's railroad history and enjoy the scenery on a train ride from Johnstown to Altoona,...

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March 30 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Free Saturdays from Mar. 1-Apr. 27 for Deadly Medicine

Heritage Discovery Center

During the March 1-April 27 run of the temporary exhibition Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race, admission to the entire Heritage Discovery Center will be free thanks to the generosity...

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March 30 • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Public Workshop for Johnstown: Where We Work

Cambria County Library

Join JAHA Curator Andrew Lang at the Cambria County Library for a public workshop on JAHA’s upcoming exhibit “Johnstown: Where We Work.” Learn about our plans and ideas for the...

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March 31 • 1:00 PM

Kids Cultural Cooking: Ireland

Heritage Discovery Center

Join us for a cultural cooking demonstration just for kids! Our guest chef will share a bit about the culture and history of Ireland, and then show us how to...

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April 6 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Free Saturdays from Mar. 1-Apr. 27 for Deadly Medicine

Heritage Discovery Center

During the March 1-April 27 run of the temporary exhibition Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race, admission to the entire Heritage Discovery Center will be free thanks to the generosity...

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In this free presentation, Dr. Warren Rosenblum will explore how persons with disabilities were stripped of their status as German citizens, laying the groundwork for mass murder under Hitler. A...

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