The museum’s extensive scout programs offer Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts many opportunities to play, learn and earn requirements, from a one hour tour or an afternoon hands-on workshop to a themed overnight!

Scout Overnights

See the Museum in a new light after hours while scouts participate in team challenges, sing in a virtual campfire celebration and enjoy a sleepover in the galleries!

  • New scout sleepover themes each year. 2017 Overnights: The Institute of Silly Science
  • Includes overnight admission, all activities, materials, souvenir patch, bedtime snack and continental breakfast.
  • Multiple groups attend each overnight with up to 150 participants per event.
  • Advance registration is required. Full payment due four weeks before event date.
  • $45 per scout or adult. One adult chaperone required for every five scouts.
  • Register by calling Faun Guarino at 516-224-5840.

2017 Scout Overnights (PDF)

Sleeping bags and stuffed animals in a circle in a Museum exhibit

Scout Workshops

Custom appointment times for themed workshops available Tuesday - Sunday afternoons. All workshops run approximately 1 to 1.5 hours. There are multiple options for workshops:

  • Brownies: What’s Bugging You? | SENSE-Sational! | In the Painter’s Studio | Kitchen Chemistry
  • Junior Girl Scouts: CSI: LICM! | It’s a Draw! 
  • Cub Scouts Grades 1-3: Elements of Art | What’s Bugging You? | SENSE-Sational! | Kitchen Chemistry 
  • Cub Scouts Grades 4-5: CSI: LICM! | It’s a Draw! | Earth Rocks
  • Ask about special programs that we can bring to your meeting site

Cub Scout Flier (PDF)

Girl Scout Flier (PDF)

Interested in booking a workshop?  Use the Request a Scout Program form.

Cost 

  • $10 per scout: What’s Bugging You?, SENSE-sational!, Elements of Art and In the Painter’s Studio. 
  • $12 per scout: Kitchen Chemistry, CSI: LICM! and It’s a Draw!. 
  • $15 per scout: Earth Rocks
  • One adult chaperone is admitted free for every five paid admissions. Additional adults $9 each. No siblings, please.
  • Minimum 8 scouts required.

Add playtime in the Museum before your workshop during Museum hours for an additional $6 per child and adult, including chaperones. (Entire group must arrive together.)

Brownies  painting masks.at LICM

Brownie Girl Scouts are all smiles during their scout workshop.

Questions? Email ScoutReservations@licm.org 

Scout Tours

Explore our interactive exhibits on your own or with an expert Museum guide!

  • Guided tours: One hour of play visiting 3-4 galleries of your choice. 
  • Available Tuesday-Friday afternoons (4-5 p.m.). 
  • Minimum 8 scouts. $6 per scout. One free adult per five paid scouts. Additional adults $6 each.
  • No siblings, please.

“Tour It Yourself” (Self-Guided Scout Visit)

  • Available Saturday and Sunday during Museum hours by appointment. 
  • Spend the entire day at the Museum for $9 per person, child and adult (no free chaperones).
  • Minimum 10 people required.
  • Siblings and other family members welcome. 
Boy Scout blowing bubbles.

Cub Scouts choose Bubbles as their favorite gallery during their visit!

Ready to get started?

Request a Scout Program