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Boy Scouts

Be Prepared to Explore the hidden, shadowy world of espionage and Discover the only Museum, open to the public in the United States, dedicated to telling its story. Learn how it has shaped both world and US history and continues to have a significant impact on world events.

Your troop will enjoy exploring the general exhibition, which includes the world’s largest collection of international espionage-related artifacts on public display. The Museum reveals true spy stories, offers over a dozen interactives, and presents hundreds of authentic tools of the spy trade.

Sign, Signals, Codes                                              American Heritage

 Is your troop looking to gain the skills necessary for specific 
Merit Badge requirements?

The International Spy Museum offers many exhibits that provide the tools, education and skills needed. From interactive stations providing examples and teachings on how to read overhead imagery, to listening and deciphering underwater sounds through sonar. 

Operation Spy: For older Scouts (Ages 12+), take on the role of a Spy and with your team, put your deductive reasoning, analytical skills, and team work to the test in this one hour adventure Mission, based on a real declassified case, and Save The World.

To schedule your groups click here and receive: 

  • Special group rates for (10) or more people.
  • Each Scout receives an exclusive “Top Secret” patch
  • An exclusive welcome from a Museum Operative.
  • Bypass any outside lines with reservations.

Spy in the City

See DC as a spy by taking a GPS-guided tour of its neighborhoods.It’s your chance to explore the spy capital of the world.

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