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!

Special Events

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

Morley is hiding in the Johnstown Children’s Museum and the Johnstown Flood Museum on Saturdays in March! Find all the places he’s hiding and win a prize. Get an extra...

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Morley is hiding in the Johnstown Children’s Museum and the Johnstown Flood Museum on Saturdays in March! Find all the places he’s hiding and win a prize. Get an extra...

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Morley is hiding in the Johnstown Children’s Museum and the Johnstown Flood Museum on Saturdays in March! Find all the places he’s hiding and win a prize. Get an extra...

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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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October 1 - October 2 •

AmeriServ Flood City Music Festival

Peoples Natural Gas Park

The Johnstown Area Heritage Association (JAHA) is announcing tentative plans to hold our signature event, the AmeriServ Flood City Music Festival, in October 2021 rather than our usual August timeframe!...

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Future events...