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 about the science and folklore of weather!

Currently open:
Open Tuesday, Wednesday Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Closed on Monday.

What’s New?

job posting – executive director
job posting – executive director

Self-motivated, organized, creative, take-charge person wanted to fill part-time director position at the Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center, a nonprofit museum. Job duties include overseeing all operations, marketing, exhibits, fundraising, gift shop retail sales,...

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Summer Camp on Tap in july
Summer Camp on Tap in july

After two years, Summer Camp at the Weather Discovery Center is back! Summer Camp 22 will feature three sessions on three Thursdays in July. Under the Sea will be on Thursday, July 14; Going Green on July 21; and Full Steam Ahead on Thursday, July 28. All sessions...

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Donate Today!

Your tax deductible donation helps with the purchase of scientific exhibits, educational events and programs, while keeping admission fees manageable.

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This weekend it's our Sensory Saturday & Sunday! Kids can stimulate their senses by playing in our Sensory Bin, digging into our pool of Kinect Sand, and making a Sensory Bottle to take home! These activities are FREE with admission and are self-directed. Come in for some fun! ... See MoreSee Less
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It's so-o exciting! We've added more purses to our Blingo line-up! ... See MoreSee Less
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This weekend is the Perseid Meteor Shower with good viewing beginning at 9 p.m. (EST) on Thursday, Aug. 11 through Saturday, Aug. 13. Don't let the brightness of the full Sturgeon Moon stop you from looking. Skywatchers say there are so many Perseids that you should still be able to see them! (Photo: NASA) #meteorshower ... See MoreSee Less
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