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The Reading Public Museum offers scheduled workshops and sleepovers that align with its mission and the requirements for various Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Scouts BSA

The Museum is the perfect place for your scouts to earn a variety of badges! From our collections featuring a 2,000-year-old mummy to art from around the world, to our 25-acre Arboretum, to our state-of-the-art Neag Planetarium, we have many incredible experiences to share with your scouts. All workshops are led by qualified, enthusiastic Museum Educators.

What we offer:

• Scheduled Workshops at The Museum: Choose to come to The Museum on workshop days already scheduled! See below for scheduled workshop days. Registration is required. 

• Private Workshops at The Museum: Can't come to The Museum on a scheduled day? Choose from our complete list of scout programs, see reservation form for programs and pricing. Call us today to book your troops Private workshop.

• RPM Scouts on the Go: Can't come to The Museum? Let us come to you! Choose from our complete list of scout programs, see reservation form for programs and pricing.Call us today to book your troops Private workshop.

• Scout Sleepovers: Spend a night at The Museum exploring, learning, and having fun! Choose from our complete list of scout programs.  Sleepovers can be scheduled for Friday evening to Saturday morning. Sleepovers include evening snack, breakfast, all supplies and instruction. See reservation form for pricing. Registration is required.

• Other Club and Scouting Organizations: Are you a member of another scouting group, club, or organization? Contact us to schedule a workshop or overnight tailored to your organization and achievement requirements.

• CONTACT INFO: Rebeka Birch, 610.371.5850 x258 or email


Museum Scheduled Boy/Cub Workshops and Overnights

A minimum of 1 leader is required for every 10 scouts. Workshops are designed for scouts and their adults, only siblings who pre-register with their scout will be permitted. Day programs include Museum Admission. Staff Merit Badge Counselors will be on site for each program.

Registration is required please contact Rebeka Birch at or by phone at 610.371.5850 x258. Reservation deadline is the Tuesday prior to the program. Register early, as programs fill quickly!



My Tiger Jungle Workshop
Saturday, December 7 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
$20/scout, $20/sibling, $6/parent


Tiger Theater Workshop
Saturday, December 7 | 1 - 4 p.m.
$20/scout, $20/sibling, $6/parent



Wolf Paws on the Path Workshop
Saturday, September 14 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
$20/scout, $20/sibling, $6/parent


Wolf Digging the Past Workshop
Saturday, September 14 | 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
$20/scout, $20/sibling, $6/parent



Fur, Feathers, and Ferns Workshop
Sunday, November 10 | 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
$20/scout, $20/sibling, $6/parent



Movie Making and Art Explosion Overnight (Siblings are not permitted for sleepovers)
Friday, October 11, at 6 p.m. to Saturday, October 12, at 8:30 am
$45/scout, $15/parent



Textile Artist Merit Badge Workshop
Saturday, December 21 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
$20/scout, $20/sibling, $6/parent


Can't make these events? See info about scheduling a Private Boy/Cub Scouts or call us today at 610.371.5850 x258. Looking for Girl Scouts? Click here.




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