Scout Programs

The Westport Museum for History & Culture offers programs for Brownies, Junior Girl Scouts, Cub and Scouts, enabling participants to complete many badges. Each program includes a fun hands-on activity and stimulating educational presentations and learning activities.

Activities designed to fulfill badges are listed below. Additionally custom badge programs can be created in collaboration with troop leaders.


  • American Heritage
  • American Labor
  • Archaeology
  • Citizenship (Community, Nation and World)
  • Collections
  • Exploration
  • Genealogy
  • Inventing
  • Photograph
  • Scholarship


  • Celebrating Community
  • Inventor
  • My Family Story


  • Detective
  • Digital Photographer
  • Inside Government
  • Playing the Past
  • Scribe

All programs are held at the museum, between the hours of 3:30-5:00 pm, Tuesday through Friday. Programs are between 45 minutes and one hour, additional time may be scheduled following the activity for a packed snack (provided by troop).


$10 per scout, including materials and trained museum staff.

For more information, please contact the Programs and Education department at or (203) 222-1424 ext. 3.