Hours & Directions

MON, TUE: Closed

WED & THU : 10am - 5pm

FRI & SAT : 10am - 10pm

SUN : 10am - 5pm

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Scouts at Chabot

Are you ready to take your Boy or Girl Scout Troop on an adventure that’s out of this world? Look no further than Chabot Space & Science Center's Scout Days! Through workshops, demos, planetarium shows and telescope viewing your Scouts will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge of space. With our custom workshops, Scouts will learn how to navigate the night sky, explore our solar system and much more! By the end of your trip, Scouts will have a better understanding of the relationship between us and the Universe. So sign up today for an adventure your Scouts won't soon forget!

Badges/Patches Offered

Cub Scout
Boy Scout
Astro Scout Patch Astro Scout Patch Astro Scout Patch Astronomy Academics Pin / Belt Loop
Astronomy Merit Badge

Scout Days & Overnight Odysseys

Our Scout Day programs are offered on specific Fridays & Saturdays from 2pm to 10pm. Don't want the fun to end there? Extend your experience into an Overnight Odyssey sleepover! Both packages include:

Overnight Odyssey extra features:

  • Sleepover in the Center
  • Exclusive morning exploration with your group

Check our Scout Packages for pricing, sample schedules and upcoming dates.

Space Missions in our Challenger Learning Center®

Ever wonder what it’s like to be an astronaut on a space mission? How does it feel to be a Mission Specialist guiding flights around the Solar System? Find out in our Challenger Learning Center as you experience the thrill and excitement of a NASA simulated space mission!


Sales Coordinator at (510) 336-7311 or email Scouts@ChabotSpace.org. Please indicate "Scout Reservation" in the subject line of your email.

What Scout Leaders are Saying

"Everyone raved about the program, the exhibits, and the telescope viewing. After such a great experience we will definitely do another sleep-over odyssey event at Chabot in the future."
- J. Balboni, Pack 229, San Jose

"Both the boys (cub scouts) and all the parents that attended enjoyed it tremendously, and we'll encourage other packs to take advantage of the program that Chabot offers to groups."
- C. Bennett, Pack 693, Hercules

"Our pack enjoyed the trip immensely. Thank you for your hospitality and instruction."
- S. Wu, Pack 74, Los Altos