Scout Programs

Just for Scouts!

Great Lakes Science Center has fun programs and workshops specifically designed for Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts! Whether you’re coming on a group visit, spending the night at one of our cool sleepovers or enjoying one of our workshops, you’ll learn about science and have fun at the same time!

Did you know we offer private workshops for both Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts? We have exciting, tech-savvy, science-packed experiences for Scouts of all ages! Through hands-on, challenging and fun activities, Great Lakes Science Center helps Scouts complete requirements for Badges and Journeys while exploring science and related careers. We offer customized private workshops year-round: please call 216-621-2400 for pricing.


NEW! Overnight: MythBusters
MythBusters: The Explosive ExhibitionCelebrate the opening of MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition and bust some myths with Science Center staff! Enjoy hands-on science activities, watch an explosive demonstration, see an OMNIMAX film before bed and tour the exhibition. $55 ($50 members). Includes a late-night snack and a light breakfast the next morning. Call 216-621-2400 to register. 

  • Girl Scout Overnight: Saturday, February 21 at 6 pm 
  • Boy Scout Overnight: Saturday, February 28 at 6 pm 

Download our Overnight Survival Guide!