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Johnstown Flood Museum

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Open on Mon-Fri,9:00am-5:00pm
Address:304 Washington Street, Johnstown, PA 15901
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  • SKW78
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    Interesting

    It was interesting to learn more about the flood and what caused it. Be sure to see the movie first. We were lucky to hit it at a time when we were the only ones there for the first half hour we were...

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  • K7557DLdougm
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    Educational and Informative

    The tour is self-guided, but easy to do as it is very well laid out. The events of the flood are provided for this tragic event on May 31, 1889. Coupled with a visit to the National Museum in Sidman...

    Reviewed on /Date(1633259143000+0800)/
  • Cynthia P
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    Disappointing

    The 1899 Johnstown Flood was a tragedy with over 2000 people dying. The movie is nicely done although I would have liked more on the back story. My husband, the civil engineer, liked the museum a b...

    Reviewed on /Date(1633166202000+0800)/
  • 2CAtravelers
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    Quite an Interesting but Tragic Chapter in History

    The flood was such a tragic time in US history yet it truly brought out the best in people as they pulled together to recover. The museum has assembled a very interesting collection of stories, pictu...

    Reviewed on /Date(1631798035000+0800)/
  • jeannebell
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    Worth a stop!

    A small museum with film, photos and display of the 1889 disaster which wiped out most of the town. Good example for consequence of dam failure.

    Reviewed on /Date(1631521296000+0800)/

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