Badge Day at The Field

Boy and Girl Scouts - Earn a Merit Badge at The Field Museum!

Badge Day at The Field will have Boy and Girl Scouts trekking across the Museum with fun scavenger hunts, exploring natural sciences through hands-on activities, and going behind the scenes with a Field Museum scientist. All Merit Badge requirements are completed through the program! Email our scout programs team at with any questions!

Boy Scout Merit Badges

Each program runs from 9:15am-3pm. For more information, please download our Boy Scout flier and Boy Scout FAQs

Saturday, October 4: Insect Study (SOLD OUT) or Archaeology (SOLD OUT)

Saturday, October 11: Insect Study (SOLD OUT) or Archaeology (SOLD OUT)

Saturday, October 18: Mammal Studies(SOLD OUT) or Archaeology (SOLD OUT) 

Saturday, November 8: Geology (SOLD OUT)

 or Archaeology (SOLD OUT) 

Saturday, November 15: Mammal Studies(SOLD OUT) or Archaeology (SOLD OUT)

 Saturday, December 6: Geology (SOLD OUT) or Archaeology (SOLD OUT) 

New! Girl Scout Merit Badge

The program runs from 9:15am-2:45pm. For more information, please download our Girl Scout FAQs. Saturday, September 20: Junior Flower Badge.