Scouts

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Scout it out!

The Michigan Science Center offers a full array of scouting programs and overnight adventures for both boys and girls from fall through spring.

We’re on break for the summer, but we’ll be back in the fall with more fun scout programs.

2013-2014 Scout Programs

Brownies

Cost: $15 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are three hours.

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More Brownie workshops coming in the 2014-2015 school year

Junior Girl Scouts

Cost: $16 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are four hours.

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More Junior Girl Scout workshops coming in the 2014 - 2015 school year

Cadettes

Cost: $18 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are four hours.

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More Cadette workshops coming in the 2014-2015 school year

Cub Scouts

Cost: $15 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are three hours and are recommended for Wolf, Bear, and Webelos scouts.

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More Cub Scout workshops coming in the 2014-2015 school year

Webelos

Cost: $16 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are four hours.

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More Webelos workshops coming in the 2014-2015 school year

Boy Scouts

Cost: $18 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are five to six hours and meet some of the requirements of the listed badge. Certified Merit Badge Counselors will be on-site to verify completion and sign blue cards.

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More Boy Scout workshops coming in the 2014-2015 school year

Program notables

  • Scouts should bring a bag lunch to the Michigan Science Center. Time will be scheduled during each workshop for lunch. Food and beverages are also available for purchase in the Cosmic Café.
  • Scouts should wear their scout uniforms.
  • Some workshops do not meet all badge/pin requirements. Please check here to find required pre-requisites.
  • The Michigan Science Center requires a one adult to 10 scout ratio. Additional adults must pay the adult workshop fee.

Roller Coaster

2013-2014 Scout Overnights

Camp-ins at the Michigan Science Center offer scouts hands-on fun in a one-of-a-kind learning environment. Each overnight program includes theme-related activities, a late night snack, nutritious breakfast and a morning Chrysler IMAX® Dome Theater film.

$50 per camper

More Camp-ins coming in the 2014 – 2015 school year.

Camp-in notables

  • The Michigan Science Center requires a one adult to 10 scout ratio.
  • Both scouts and chaperones must pay the $50 camp-in fee.
  • A minimum of 60 participants are required and a maximum of 100 participants are allowed per camp-in. Balance and final count are due two weeks before date of event.
  • Some camp-ins do not meet all badge/pin requirements. Please check here to find required pre-requisites.

Have a private scout camp-in!

Groups of 60 or more can choose one of our camp-in programs to create an exclusive experience at the Michigan Science Center. Dates are limited and a minimum lead-time of two months is required. Call today!

Scout Reservations: 313.577.8400, Option 5
Michigan Science Center, 5020 John R Street, Detroit, MI 48202