STEM-Packed Scout Badge Programs

We provide the program that supports your Scout’s particular Badge, Pin or Belt Loop science and technology need. In addition to fun curriculum (which can be customized for your group), all scouts will leave with a special Discovery Museum patch!

Girl Scouts
Fulfill Badge Requirements at every-level (find more detail by clicking the blue Girl Scouts bar below) – we even help with “Make Your Own” Badges!

Boy Scouts
Get the Science Knowledge needed for Activity Badges, Academic Pins, & Belt Loops!

The Discovery Museum is pleased to offer many classes in conjunction with the CT Girl Scouts. Programs for badges include:


  • Rosie Petal


  • Quest Journey: Home Scientist
  • Quest Journey: Computer Expert
  • A World of Girls Journey: Inventor
  • Legacy – Naturalist: Bugs
  • Make Your Own


  • Agent of Change Journey: Entertainment Technology
  • Get Moving Journey: Detective
  • aMUSE Journey: Product Designer
  • Make Your Own


  • GIRLtopia Journey: Science of Style
  • Legacy – Naturalist: Sky
  • Make Your Own

At the Discovery Museum, we are pleased to be able to offer the following programs for Badges:
Cub Scouts:

  • Sky is the Limit


  • Digging in the Past
  • Motor Away


  • Forensics
  • Make It Move
  • Super Science


  • Adventures in Science
  • Engineer
  • Into the Woods (weather dependent)

Boy Scouts

  • Environmental Science
  • Weather
  • Sustainability
  • Oceanography
  • Astronomy
  • Space Exploration
  • Geology
  • Electricity

Discovery Patch

PatchAll participants will receive a Discovery Museum Scout Patch.


Bring your troop for an overnight visit to The Discovery Museum, and experience a night of fun and science! Overnights can include planetarium shows, movies, a badge class, and time to explore exhibits.

Cost: $45.00/Scout, $20.00/chaperone (Minimum 20 Scouts, Minimum Fee $940.00)
Visit our overnights page for more details, or to find out more and book your visit please contact: Sarah Tropp 203-372-3521 ext. 114

Scout Challenger Learning Center Missions

Specially designed missions for Scout groups are built around the badge requirements and are planned in conjunction with the troop leader(s) and the Discovery Education staff. Challenger Missions are available for students in 5th grade and above. Missions promote scientific understanding, team work, and creative problem solving.

For more information, please call 203-372-3521 x114.