New England Air Museum
Scouts

The Museum is committed to serving young people with a variety of programs to interest them in history, geography, technology and science.The following are current offerings that we have made available to scout groups.


Merit Badge Workshops

Full day workshops can be arranged by appointment to meet Aviation or Aerospace badge requirements.
Contact Amanda Goodheart Parks, Director of Education, at (860) 623-3305 x313 or via email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Group Tours

Guided tours are available at a cost of $10.50 per person with a variety of themes to choose from including Connecticut’s role in aviation, a timeline of aviation history, or the unique aircraft in our collection.
We would be happy to arrange a customized tour for your group. You can access an online group tour form here. Contact the Museum Director of Visitor Services at (860) 623-3305 x311 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Overnights at the New England Air Museum

Overnight activities include climb-aboard open cockpit experiences, Build & Fly challenges, Flight Science Demonstrations, and more!
Overnights run from 5:30pm Friday through 9:00am Saturday. Check-in begins at 5:30pm; formal programming begins at 7:00pm.
Participants receive FREE ADMISSION to the New England Air Museum the following day, as well as half-price admission for immediate family members.
$55 per person fee also includes an evening snack and a light breakfast, plus a commemorative patch for all participating scouts.
Reservations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis with a $25 per person deposit required to reserve a spot. This is a very popular event, so it's best to reserve early!
Upcoming 2015-2016 Overnight Dates:
Cub Scout Overnight: October 24-25, 2015 - Sold Out
Cub Scout Overnight: April 29-30, 2016 - Sold Out - Please call to inquire about this event’s waitlist
Girl Scout Overnight: May 13-14, 2016
NEW DATE: Cub Scout Overnight: June 4-5, 2016
Contact Amanda Goodheart Parks, Director of Education, at (860) 623-3305 x313 or via email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information or to register your group
Download a Girl Scout Overnight flyer here and a Bob Scout Overnight flyer here.