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!


Leap into Leap Day!

Leap into Leap Day!

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Date(s) - February 29
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Heritage Discovery Center

Leap day only comes around once every four years—come have a leaping good time with JAHA! This fun after hours event will be similar to our popular Halloween event. We will feature make your own snacks, crafts, and activities—all with a leaping theme!

Come dressed as your favorite leaping animal and get a prize. Learn about the science behind leap day with Dr. Matt and then leap to the Zumba beat with Sherry Lynn from Sherry Lynn’s Dance Center!

All this and the Children’s Museum for only $3 for members or $5 for non-members. Get your ticket today at the Heritage Discovery Center, Johnstown Flood Museum, or by phone (814) 539-1889!