The El Paso Museum of History is now offering Cub and Boy Scout programming. Whether you are interested in visiting and would like a scavenger hunt for your pack or a guided tour or schedule a program we have it.
Museum entrance and guided tours are always free. If you are interested in scheduling a guided tour please visit:
- Fees are $19 not-yet member/$15 member/$17 City employee per scout
- Minimum of 5 students with a maximum of 15
Tiger Scouts: Tiger Tales
Wolf Scouts: Collections and Hobbies
A Collection is a group of objects that are similar or are special in some way. A collection could be anything from paintings to rocks. This program will show to look at different collections, care for them and display them.
*If there are scouts that have a collection please have them bring in a small sample of their collection to share. If those items are too large they may bring in photographs.
Wolf Scouts: Finding Your Way
Learning to read and use a map and a compass is a valuable skill. In this adventure, Scouts will receive an introduction to maps, symbols,the cardinal directions, as well as learning how to use a compass.
Boy Scouts: Collections-Merit Badge
A collection could be anything from paintings to baseball cards. A collector educates himself about his interest or collection. He must be able to be able to organize, educate, and care for his collection.
*To participate in this activity please have scouts be ready to talk about their collection, Prepare and bring in a brief outline giving a detailed description of collection, including a short history. As well as why you chose that particular type of collecting and what you enjoy and have learned from your collection.
** Please bring in a sample of your collection between 3-5 objects. If they are too large or have many more you may bring in photographs.
For more information, or to register, contact:
Jaime Knoedler, Community Engagement Coordinator
T: (915) 212-3163