Journey To Outer Space!
The George Observatory offers many opportunities for Brownies to progress on their Girl Scout Journeys!
Passport to the Universe
Join other Brownie Scouts on a mission to the Moon! Girls use teamwork and problem-solving to experience real astronaut training on the S.S. Observer.
Fun and excitement rule as girls experience success as astronauts.
Journey Tie Ins
This program offers tie ins to all three Brownie-level Journeys and provides opportunities to address Brownie National Leadership Outcomes. Download the Journey Tie Ins.
$15 per girl
1:00 p.m – 2:30 p.m.
May 10 - SOLD OUT
Rocket Day at the George
Saturday, June 14
10:00 a.m. - Noon
Bring your junior Rocket enthusiasts out for a day of rocket launches and a mission to the Moon! Kids learn about rockets and how they work, build a water rocket and then launch it. After the launches, we blast into space aboard the S.S. Observer for a simulated spaceflight. Kids become astronauts and use teamwork and problem-solving to accomplish their mission. Learn more...
Take A Mission Any Time!
Any troop can schedule a mission to the Moon in the Challenger Learning Center! Come out on a Saturday afternoon, take a mission to space and have a picnic. When the stars come out, come back to the Observatory for a look through the telescopes!
Reservations required for missions in The Challenger Learning Center. This simulated space flight is adaptable for all age levels of Scouts.
For More Information
Call Peggy Halford at 281-242-3055 or email
to discuss other day trip opportunities for your troop.