In search of a merit badge? Look no further than The Health Museum!

Our Scouts Merit Badge Program offers a variety of merit badge classes that are both educational and fun. All classes have limited availability, so grab your spot before they’re all gone!

Merit badge workshops are taught by qualified merit badge counselors. 

Dates & Time

Stay tuned for the upcoming dates in summer 2024!

For Ages

Youth 11-17

Cost & Duration

$60 per scout
3-4 hours per workshop

Date & TimeWorkshopMerit Badge
March 13 – 9:00 AMFirst Aid
March 13 – 2:00 PM Personal Fitness
March 15 – 10:00 AM Citizenship in the Community
March 16 – 9:00 AM Healthcare Professions
March 17 – 12:00 PM Environmental Science
  • Merit Badge Workshops require a minimum of 10 scouts and a maximum of 24 scouts
  • Online pre-registration is required.
  • Registration is for 1 scout and 1 adult. If the adult stays, he/she is required to stay in the classroom with the scout. If adults want to tour the museum, admission is required. Additional adults and children will need to pay regular admission to utilize the facilities.
  • The program fee includes the blue card, the workshop materials and admission to THM for the participant prior to or after the workshop. Workshop fees do not include badges
  • Class A uniforms are expected in every class (with the exception to personal fitness).
  • Any requirements that need to be emailed to the merit badge counselor should be sent by the parent for youth protective reasons.
  • For requirements fulfilled before the date of the merit badge class, the student and parent/guardian should provide proof of completion and approval of requirement will be at the discretion of the merit badge counselor.
  • See class description on the THM website for any prerequisites.
  • Scouts must be present for the entire workshop to receive a signed blue card.

About BSA

Scouts BSA is the traditional Scouting experience where boys and girls can have their share of adventure in the great outdoors. Develop a love of service by volunteering in your community, boost your leadership skills through fun and exciting challenges, and create memories of a lifetime with no prior Scouting experience required!

Kennethia Rideaux

Kennethia Rideaux

Assistant Director, Programseducation@thehealthmuseum.org713-337-8458

Please reach out for questions about our Scout Merit Badge Program