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Girl Scouts

While in-person programs are not available for Girl Scout troops at this time, we invite you to engage with Hillwood through our online offerings.

  • Schedule a live, interactive badge-earning program for your troop.
  • Explore Hillwood from home with coloring pages, art projects, games, and a variety of digital resources.
  • Check our calendar for information about upcoming programs.

Hillwood is a Premier Program Partner of the Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital.

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Live Virtual Badge-Earning Programs

Hillwood's virtual Girl Scout programs bring a dynamic and engaging experience directly to your troop through live video chat, led by a trained museum educator. See below for program details.

  • $10 per Girl Scout, free for accompanying adults
  • Group size: minimum 5, maximum 35
  • Dates and times: daily, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., subject to availability
  • Program length: 45 minutes
  • Technical details: presented live, via Zoom; you will receive a link to join the program after you register
  • Programs meet requirements for Junior badges (see program descriptions for details) and are age-appropriate and engaging for Daisy, Brownie, Junior, and Cadette girls

For more information, or to schedule a program for your troop, email grouptours@hillwoodmuseum.org or call 202.243.3914. 

Please submit program requests at least 4 weeks in advance.

In Fabergé’s Workshop 

Girl Scouts actively participate in playful games and create drawings, as they explore Hillwood's sumptuous jewelry, glittering treasures, and magnificent art from the comfort of their own homes.

Meets the following requirements to earn the Junior Jeweler Badge:
•    Step 1: Get to know the tools of the trade
•    Step 4: Jewelry inspired by another culture
•    Step 5: Make a sparkling gift

Garden Journeys

Girl Scouts engage in playful activities and design their own dream garden, as they explore the beauty, gtranquility, and whimsy of Hillwood's Japanese-style garden and French parterre through high quality images, from the comfort of their own homes.

Meets the following requirements to earn the Junior Gardener Badge:
•    Step 1: Visit a garden
•    Step 2: Explore garden design
•    Step 3: Learn how to choose garden plants