Welcome

to the Punxsutawney Weather
Discovery Center!

Punxsutawney – home of the world-famous furry weather forecaster – is also known as “The Weather Capital of the World.” That makes us the ultimate destination to learn how the science and folklore of weather prediction collide!

What’s New?

Upcoming Boy & Girl Scout Programs Postponed

Due to the updated Federal Guidelines for social distancing being extended through April 30, the Weather Discovery Center will continue to be closed and therefore will not be holding any programs scheduled through April 30. Programs affected by the closure are Boy...

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Weather Discovery Center Closed until Further Notice

To abide by Governor Wolfe's declaration, the Weather Discovery Center will remain closed until further notice. We will update our website when more information is available, so please visit our site under the "News" tab to keep abreast of any changes we make to our...

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Here's some fun and easy at-home science activities: rain cloud in a jar, rainbow paper making, water cycle in a bag and more thanks to our friends at the Carnegie Science Center. Enjoy and feel free to share your project pictures with us in the comment section below! carnegiesciencecenter.org/visit/science-activities-to-do/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Something beautiful to take your mind off of things. #cherryblossomsThe Washington DC Cherry Blossom Trees #PeakBloom has arrived! #3rd earliest bloom on record. The last time is was this early was in March 2012. You all remember how warm that March was...

If you want to see blooms, here ya go! Nice #momenofzen nationalmall.org/bloomcam Plus you watch the weather here too 😉
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