Johnstown Flood National Memorial

Johnstown Flood National Memorial

Overview / Map of Johnstown Flood

Frequently Asked Questions

*What was the official death toll from the 1889 Johnstown Flood? In a list printed about fourteen months after the Flood, the death toll was set at 2,209, although that number is seen as more symbolic today. *Were the members of the South Fork Fishing and Hunting Club held responsible ...

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In A Nutshell

Operating Hours & Seasons Open year-round, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM. Closed New Years Day (January 1), Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. (3rd Monday in January), President's Day (3rd Monday in February), Veterans Day (November 11), Thanksgiving (4th Thursday in November), and Christmas (December 25). Park hours can change due to holidays and inclement weather. ...

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Visitor Services

Contact the Park By Mail733 Lake RoadSouth Fork, PA 15956 By PhoneVisitor Information 814-495-4643 Headquarters 814-886-6100 Pennsylvania Telecommunications Relay Service (TTY) 800-654-5984 By Fax814-495-7463 ...

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Planning Your Visit

Welcome Start at the visitor center. View the exhibits and the award winning film. Follow up with a visit to the remains of the dam, a short walk on an accessible trail. Allow one to two hours for your visit. The park film lasts 35 minutes. Call for film ...

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