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Kid's Workshops

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scout workshops

The Discovery Center also offers
overnight programs!

Girl Scouts

Juniors - "Get Moving!" Journey Workshop - learn about energy use and light pollution.
A 2-hour workshop can be tailored for all Girl Scout pathways to help complete new badges and journeys in the “Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting” and the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Workshop includes a planetarium show and hands-on activities.

Boy Scouts

  • Astronomy Merit Badge
  • Aviation Merit Badge
  • Space Exploration Merit Badge

We can also help with Cub Scouting! Please call and we will help set up an appropriate workshop.

2006 scholarship winner Elliot Codd

Space Camp Scholarships
Apply to Fly! Learn more about this fabulous program that honors the life of Alex Higgins by providing New Hampshire children the opportunity to attend Space Camp.

Aviation Camp

Summer Camps
Does your child or teen love space? Summer Camps offer an exciting hands-on adventure that teaches astronomy, aviation and Earth science in a practical environment. Summer camps are offered each year with new topics and activities. Space is limited! To avoid disappointment, advance registration is recommended.

For information about this year's summer camps click here.

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Contact Us

2 Institute Drive
Concord, NH 03301
603.271.7832 (fax)

Public Hours:

Fri, Sat, Sun:
10:30 AM - 4 PM

1st Friday of the month: 6:30 - 9 PM

Open Columbus Day and Veteran's Day

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