Scouts@HMNS Program Information
This page contains information about all HMNS programs available for scouts.
The “I Need to Know” section has detailed information, advice, and the answers to the most common questions we’ve received in over 15 years of programs for scouts.
HMNS offers classes at several locations. Use the “Find the Scout Rank and Location That Works For You” chart to find the different places classes are available.
To see what’s offered in each age category, click the images below.
To register for Summer Scouts Academy classes or check availability, click here.
Download the spring 2015 schedule flyer.
Download the Summer Scout Academy flyer.
I Need to Know. . .
What are the appropriate ages for the classes?
How do I register for a class?
Do parents need to stay in class?
Does my child need permission to take a class?
What does “A class is purchased, but a badge is earned.” mean?
What can I do to help my child with special needs? (coming soon)
What are the difficulty rankings of the merit badges?
How do I confirm my child is registered for the class?
How do I get a refund?
How can I get regular email updates on activities for scouts at HMNS?
Where can I park?
What do I do when I get to the Museum?
What about lunch?
Do Boy Scouts need a blue card and how do I get the actual badges?
My child missed some of the class. Will he complete the badge?
When and why do I need to provide a Health Form and Permission Slips?
Who are the merit badge counselors?
To contact the Scout Program at HMNS:
A full credit/refund will be issued if the class is cancelled up to 2 weeks before the date of the class. No refund/credit will be given for less than a 2 week notice. Reservations may be transferred to another scout within 2 weeks of the class.
Scouts@HMNS will make an announcment about class closures as quickly as possible. Full refunds will be given or credit applied to another class or an alternative date.
Find the Scout rank and location that works for you!
|HMNS Downtown||HMNS Sugar Land||George Observatory||Offsite|
|Daisy and Brownie Girl Scouts||Take the Brownie Trails|
Girls Exploring Math and Science (GEMS)
|Brownie Trails in Sugar Land too||Be an astronaut in the Passport to the Universe program|
|Girl Scouts and American Heritage Girls||Careers in Science are for you!||Coming soon!||Stellar Overnights||Paleontology Careers in Science|
|Tiger Cub Scouts||Earn Belt Loops and Pins with a parent in the Cub Classes|
|Wolf & Bear Cub Scouts||Earn your Belt Loops & Pins||Belt Loops and Pins for Cubs in Sugar Land|
|Webelos||An assortment of Activity Pins||Earn your Activity Pins in Sugar Land|
|Boy Scouts||Earn Merit Badges!||Earn Archaeology Merit Badges in Sugar Land||Archaeology Merit Badges|
Geology Merit Badges
|Spring Break||Target Eagle required badges in 3 day classes! Details coming soon.|
|Summer||Weeklong classes for Boy Scouts, Webelos and Girl Scouts||Weeklong classes for Boy Scouts|
|Adult Leaders||Coming Soon.|