Scout programs can be scheduled with the Museum's Education Department on an individual basis. Evening programs can best be accommodated on Tuesday evenings when the Museum is open until 9 p.m.
Programs popular with Cub and Boy Scout troops include: Prairie Pioneers and the Kickapoo in McLean County. Visit the School Programs page for more information. Troop members will receive an exclusive Museum fun patch for "Scouting Out History" with the completion of these programs.
The Education Department is happy to accept requests for Girl Scout programs and will accommodate these requests when possible. Badge programs the Museum has offered most recently include: Playing the Past (Junior), Senses (Brownie), and World of Girls (Brownie). Girl Scout troops can also earn an exclusive Museum fun patch for "Scouting Out History" by completing one of the Museum's regularly offered school programs. For more information on these offerings, click here.
Contact the Museum Education Department by phone at (309) 827-0428, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, and Museum Staff will work with you to create customized resources or experiences that meet your educational needs.