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Mystery at the Museum: Take Over

Date:
Sat Jan 29, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Category:
Family
Level:
Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
Region:
Council-wide
 

Let’s explore Kansas’ museums! Learn about our incredible history, experiment with STEM, go on guided tours, and a GooseChase virtual scavenger hunt with your sisters across the Heartland. All participating museums are offering discounts or special experiences for our Girl Scouts and families. Below are the participating locations. No registration needed!

To participate, please wear your Girl Scout gear. This can include your GS uniform, t-shirts, hats, etc. This will let the Museums know you are a Girl Scout troop/family.

GooseChase Information:

  1. Download GooseChase in your smartphone app store.
  2. Play as a guest
  3. Enter your game code
    • Game 1 (if this game fills, please sign up for Game 2):
      • Search for and select: Girl Scout Mystery at the Museum: Game 1 OR search by game code MQGXJQ
      • Follow the prompts to select or create player profile. Enter password: Sisterhood
    • Game 2:
      • Search for and select: Girl Scout Mystery at the Museum: Game 2 OR search by game code ZMQQJZ
      • Follow the prompts to select or create player profile. Enter password: Sisterhood

Partners Participating:

  1. Exploration Place
    • Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    • Location: 300 N. McLean Blvd., Wichita, KS 67203
    • Special Opportunity: 50% off general admission for families and troops
  2. Smoky Hill Museum
    • Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    • Location: 211 W Iron Ave, Salina, KS 67401
    • Special Opportunity: Kansas Day Open House is from 1 - 3 p.m. Enjoy learning how to make butter or shell corn. Plus, there will be make and take crafts, delicious refreshments and more!
    • Because of the rise in COVID-19 cases, Smoky Hill is going to "reservations need" for our Kansas Day Open House event on Jan. 29. Reservations will only be needed from 1 - 4 p.m. on this Saturday. The rest of the day is open to all people without reservation. To sign-up for a reservation, click here or call (785) 309-5776.
  3. Sternberg Museum of Natural History
    • Hours: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
    • Location: 3000 Sternberg Drive, Hays, Ks 67601
    • Special Opportunity: Admission will be discounted to $5 per person.
  4. Cosmosphere
    • Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    • Location: 1100 North Plum, Hutchinson, KS 67501
    • Special Opportunity: Girl Scouts and Troop Leaders in their Girl Scout gear (uniforms, t-shirts, hats, etc) will receive a discount. Mission Pass: Youth $15, Adults $20 OR Regular Museum Admission: Youth $10, Adults $10.
  5. Boot Hill Museum
    • Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    • Location: 500 W Wyatt Earp, Dodge City, KS 67801
    • Special Opportunity: The Girl Scout and her guardians (up to 2 adults) get in for free. All other attendee, regular price. This also include a tour and ½ price sarsaparilla in the Long Branch Saloon. Participants need to check in at the admission counter inside the gift shop to start the tour.
  6. Museum of World Treasures
    • Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    • Location: 835 E 1st St N, Wichita, KS 67202
    • Special Opportunity: Exclusive, guided tours at 11 a/m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m.
  7. Old Cowtown Museum
    • Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    • Location: 1865 Museum Blvd, Wichita, KS 67203
    • Special Opportunity: $4 student rate to get in. Lots of great, interactive activities available throughout the day!