Scout Badge Program

The Franklin Institute offers one-of-a-kind opportunities for Scouts and parents to work toward a variety of achievements.

  • Exhibit Guides

    Our Exhibit Guides are designed to challenge scouts in line with various achievement requirements and can be used during our Camp-In and Scout Day programs or during any daytime tour! 

    Cub Scout: STEM/Nova Exhibit Guide

    Girl Scout Brownies: Wonders of Water Journey (Exhibit Guide)

    Girl Scout Juniors: Get Moving Journey (Exhibit Guide)

    Girl Scout Cadettes: Breathe Journey (Exhibit Guide)

  • Achievement List

    Specially designed Exhibit Guides direct Scouts toward these achievements:

    Please note that these programs help Scouts accomplish portions of each achievement.

    Tigers: Sky is the Limit Adventure - 4,5,6,8 - Astronomy Day
    Wolves: Air of the Wolf - 1b, 1c - Weather and Air Day
    Motor Away - 1a, 1b - Weather and Air Day
    Bears: Super Science Adventure - 1,2,3,6 - Science Day
    Webelo: Adventures in Science-  2, 3d, 3e - Science Day

    Boy Scouts

    • Astronomy Merit Badge – Astronomy Day
    • Weather Merit Badge – Cub Scout and Boy Scout Weather Day


    Brownie Girl Scouts

    • Inventor Badge – Engineering Day
    • Love Water Award – Girl Scout Earth Science Day
    • Wonders of Water Journey – Camp-In and Girl Scout Earth Science Day


    Junior Girl Scouts

    • Get Moving Journey – Camp-In and Girl Scout Earth Science Day
    • Product Designer Badge– Engineering Day


    Cadette Girl Scouts

    • Breathe Journey – Camp-In and Girl Scout Earth Science Day
    • Entrepreneur Badge – Engineering Day


    Senior Girl Scouts

    • Sky Badge – Astronomy Day