Girl Scouts looking at a painting
Brownie/Girl Scout Program Ages 7 – 12

Saturdays scheduled 2-3 weeks in advance  11:00am – 3:00pm    

Fitchburg Art Museum    Cost: $10/girl,$3.00/adult

Women and Art

Discover the life and vision of our native founder, Eleanor Norcross, with a guided visit to see her works painted in Paris and sketch your favorite in her gallery. Learn about the art world at the time, the painting style known as Impressionism, and about other women artists.

After a lunch break, create your own art using watercolor pencils and paints in our art studio. Guided tour of our special exhibition follows 

Open to troops and girls with an adult. Bring a bag lunch.

Papyrus To Paper

Explore the ancient civilization of Egypt with a guided, interactive tour of Discover Ancient Egypt. View real mummies, real tomb treasures, hold replicas of artifacts and learn what everyday life was like along the Nile. Following a lunch break, create an Egyptian art activity* in our art studio. A guided tour of our special exhibition follows. Open to troops and girls with an adult. Bring a bag lunch.

Contact Ann Descoteaux, Director of Docents, to schedule a program.

Email: or 978-345-4207 ext. 302.

Saturday dates available upon request with a 2-3 week advance notice.

*Art activities can be tailored for troops working on their Drawing or Painting badges.

Fitchburg Art Museum
185 Elm Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Phone 978.345.4207