Are you a Boy or Cub Scout? Learn about our programming here.
You Schedule It!
We would love to help you work on your Girl Scout troop’s Journeys and Badges. Join the Museum for fun, hands-on workshops designed around Girl Scout Journeys and Badges offered at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. All workshops are $300, or $20 per person, whichever is greater. Cost includes a 2 hour program with lots of hands on activities that apply directly toward accomplishing the journey or badge you select.
Daisies: Use Resources Wisely Petal,
Brownies: Kitchen Scientist, Bugs, Senses, Love Water Award (Wonders of Water Journey)
Juniors: Flowers, Energize Award (Get Moving! Journey)
Interested in a workshop topic you don’t see here? Just ask us and we will let you know if we are able to accommodate your special requests.
How to Register: Fill out an Interest form here and return it to our office.
Questions: Contact Rebecca Reed at firstname.lastname@example.org or 817-255-9536
Location: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, 1600 Gendy Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107
Girl Scout Family Days
Visit with your troop and invite your family and friends along!
Who: Any Girl Scout Troop plus their families (15 person minimum)
When: Any public operating day during regular hours.
Cost: $11.00 per girl and $15.00 per adult (includes museum admission plus one educational IMAX film). Please Note: Requirement of one adult chaperone for every 10 children (Free adult chaperone ticket provided).
How to Register or for Questions: Call 817-255-9440 or email email@example.com
Girl Scouts Go Green!
Saturday, April 22, 2017 10:00-4:00
Join us for the Museum’s All Systems Earth Festival! Girls will have the opportunity to enjoy all of the festival activities with their troops as well as participate in Journey/Petal workshops and earn a fun patch. This activity is most appropriate for Daisy, Brownie and Junior scouts.
Science Shenanigans: Me and My Adult
Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 10:00-12:00
This Daisy workshop is all about science fun! Our educators will lead you through some of our favorite science activities, like slime and dry ice. Daisys will earn a fun patch during this workshop.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 1:00-3:00
You’re the investigator! Examine the facts to find the answers you’ll need during this experiment-packed workshop. Use critical science skills-observation, prediction, communication and hypothesizing to solve a crime. Girls will work towards their Detective badge. This workshop is most appropriate for Junior scouts.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 10:00-12:00
Bugs help us in so many ways. Discover the world of bugs and learn more about these little creatures and how much they do for us. We'll explore the roles of butterflies, beetles, honey bees, and more! We will create a mason bee house. Brownies will earn their Bugs badge during this workshop.
Mysteries at the Museum
Saturday, July 22, 2017 10:00-3:00
Come to the Museum and learn about one of two different adult hide-n-seek games played all over the world! In between the structured workshops, you and your troop will have time to enjoy the Museum’s exhibits. Brownies will work toward their Letterboxing Badge and Juniors will work towards their Geochachers badge. This activity is most appropriate for Brownie and Junior scouts.
Rockets: Me and My Adult
Tuesday, August 15, 2017, 10:00-12:00
Join us for some “explosive” fun! We will look at some different chemical reactions and brainstorm ways we can use their energy.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017, 1:00-3:00
Some innovations are entirely new and others improve on old ideas. Use your creativity to solve engineering problems and create a new product. Girls will work on their Product Designer badge during this workshop. This activity is most appropriate for Junior scouts.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017, 10:00-12:00
Science is all around you and what better place to be a scientist than a science museum? Spend the afternoon creating cool concoctions, exploring static electricity and playing with bubbles. You will receive the Home Scientist badge at the end of the workshop. This activity is most appropriate for Brownie scouts.
Girl Scout Liaison