Scouting Programs

Merit Badge Workshop: Saturday, January 11, 2020 – REGISTRATION FULL
Scouts BSA Archaeology Merit Badge Program

This exciting, hands-on program provides the information and experience to fulfill requirements 2, 3, 4b*, 5, 6, 8b, and 9b of the merit badge requirements, including:

  • Excavation unit mapping and artifact analysis
  • An experimental archaeology project
  • A fun and informative power point lecture on archaeology
  • A certified Merit Badge Counselor will be able to sign off on the above completed activities, as well as prerequisites 1, 4a, 4b*, 7*, 10, 11.

Prerequisites not completed prior to the workshop may be submitted by appointment at a later date.
4b* Time will be allotted for scouts to present their selected site to the group, or bring proof of prior completion.
7* If scouts would like to complete 7a at the Center museum, please allow for time to do so immediately before or after the merit badge workshop.

My older son has been to many ‘merit badge days’ and thought this was one of the best. – Stacey Wright

Date: Saturday, January 11, 2020 – REGISTRATION FULL
Time: 10 AM to 1 PM
Cost: $10 per BSA Scout (patch not included)
Minimum class size: 8
Maximum: 16


Cub Scout and Girl Scout Archaeology Programs

We will customize a field trip program to fit the needs of your scout group.  Please contact us to discuss your visit.

For scheduling and questions regarding the Center’s Scouting Programs, please email education@sandiegoarchaeology.org.