Scout Classes

The Discovery Museum is proud to provide educational science labs for Scouts of all ages. These labs will help your group to earn badges, awards and rank. Each class is approximately 90 minutes long, and includes either a planetarium show or live science demonstration (45 min), depending upon the subject matter. For specific classes, please check the listing for your group. The cost of our Scout Badge Programs is $180.00 min fee (incl. up to 12 Scouts and 2 Leaders). Additional Scouts are $15/each. Additional Leaders are $7/ each. All participants under the age of 18 will be charged as Scouts. All participants will receive an exclusive Discovery Museum Scout Patch.

Girl Scouts
The Discovery Museum is pleased to offer many classes such as our Galactic Girls, Girl Scout Astronomy Club and Challenger Missions in conjunction with the CT Girl Scouts. For information on these classes, please consult your current Program Guide for dates and pricing. If you would like to bring your troop to the museum on your own, we are pleased to offer the following programs:
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Cub Scouts
Whether you are looking to complete a rank requirement or belt loop and academic pin, we have classes suitable for your group. Our most popular topics include:
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Boy Scouts
Boy Scout Merit Badges are designed to be earned over a period of time. At the Discovery Museum, we are pleased to be able to offer merit badge workshops which will help boys complete some of these requirements. It should be noted that many badges will require work to be completed either before or after your visit to the museum.
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Scout Overnight Programs
Come join us at The Discovery Museum for a night of fun and science!

Typical Schedule:
5:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
7:15 p.m.
8:30 p.m.
9:00 p.m.
10:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
Arrival and Setup
Pizza Dinner
Planetarium Show
Scout Badge Class
Free Time
Movie and a Snack
Games until Lights Out


All participants will receive a Discovery Museum Scout Patch.
Cost:  $45.00/Scout, $20.00/chaperone (Minimum 20 Scouts, Minimum Fee $940.00)

For more information and to book your visit please contact:
Lynn Olins 203-372-3521 ext. 121