THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride is a magical re-creation of the classic children’s story. Following the original book and movie, you will be immersed in the Polar Express story. When you arrive at the Museum,…
- Regular Ticket Ages 2 and up
Railroading Merit Badge Workshop
November 7, 2020
Open to All Boy Scouts & Adult Leaders
Following the merit badge requirements, Scouts participate in a series of six workshops. Successful completion of the activities will earn the Railroading Merit Badge.
During this engaging program, we learn about rail safety, how locomotives work, what freight trains carry, how to plan a train trip, railroad signaling, and the inner workings of the National Railroad Museum.
Cub Scouts are welcome to participate. Activities can be applied toward completion of other awards, but will not count for the Railroading Merit Badge.
- Open to: all Boy Scouts and adult leaders
- In-Person Capacity: 25 Boy Scouts, 15 adult leaders
- Digital Workshop Capacity: 30 Boy Scouts
Registration: ALL registration will be completed electronically through the National Railroad Museum website. General Registration will remain open until the workshop capacity is reached.
Blue Cards: Blue Merit Badge Cards will be provided by the museum.
(No prerequisites. Reading the Railroading Merit Badge Book is recommended.)