Scout Programs

Explore the History Center, the Fort Pitt Museum, or Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Historic Village with your scout troop!

Scouting at the History Center

At the History Center, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts can earn badges during Badge Day Workshops or explore the museum after hours during the Night at the History Museum overnighter.

Want to know more about the History Center’s scout programs? The History Center can come to you!

History Center staff are happy to come to a troop meeting or scout leader planning meeting to get scouts excited about our Badge Day Workshops or Night at the History Museum sleepovers.

Contact Nate Rodda at or 412-454-6433 to set up an outreach date.

Scouting at the Fort Pitt Museum

At the Fort Pitt Museum, Girl Scouts and Cub Scouts can schedule either a tour of the museum or an adventure program where scouts work on fun activities to help complete badge requirements. Scouts are also encouraged to participate in the annual spring Girl Scout Day and fall Cub Scout Day.

To learn more about scout opportunities at the Fort Pitt Museum, visit the Scouts at Fort Pitt page.

Scouting at Meadowcroft

At Meadowcroft, scouts can schedule programs about archaeology, American Indian cultural traditions, and the plants and geology of the Rockshelter. You can also spend the night camping with your troop!

To learn more about scout opportunities at Meadowcroft, visit the Scouting at Meadowcroft page.