Scout Workshops

Explore current exhibitions and complete steps to earn merit badges, pins or loops with a visit to The William Benton Museum of Art. Let us customize a visit for your group, all levels welcome: Scouts BSA, Cub Scouts, Daisies, Brownies, Juniors, Cadettes, Seniors or Ambassadors.

To schedule a workshop please contact the Education Department at 860-486-1711 or via email.

Girls viewing artwork

Customized Workshop Format:

  • Each 90-minute workshop includes a guided tour of current exhibitions (30 minutes) and a hands-on art project (1 hour) designed to fulfill your badge, pin, or loop requirements. All programs feature student-centered discussion to encourage meaningful conversations about art and promote critical thinking, visual literacy, and communication skills.
  • All materials will be provided and art projects may be completed indoors, in the art studio, or outside (weather permitting) to fulfill badge requirements. 
  • Pricing starts at $10 per student for the customized program; 2 leaders are free with the group.

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