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Current Exhibition

Allied Artists of Johnstown 85th Annual Juried Art Exhibition

August 25 - December 15

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Future Exhibitions

SAMA Now: Recent Acquisitions of the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art - January 5, 2018 through March 16, 2018


The Art of Healing Exhibition: Reflections 2018 - March 23, 2018 through June 1, 2018

Upcoming Events

Opening Reception for The Art of Healing Exhibition - April 3

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In 1982, SAMA continued its expansion platform when it moved into the Central Park Commons building in Downtown Johnstown. After a little more than a decade, SAMA’s presence in the Johnstown community moved uptown, and the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art at Johnstown took root in the Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. In partnership with the University, SAMA-Johnstown develops an exhibition calendar designed to enhance the university experience and the cultural environment of the region.


450 Schoolhouse Road
Johnstown, PA 15904

Phone (814) 269-7234
Fax (814) 269-7236



Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Open before and during performance events

Closed weekends and holidays.

The Museum is closed for installation between exhibitions.