History & Museum



GSSJC History & Museum

Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council, founded in 1922 as Houston Girl Scouts, has grown from a small council in the city of Houston to serving 26 counties in southeast Texas. Discover more about our 100+ year history in these pages and by visiting the Goodykoontz Museum of Girl Scout History, located in the Program Place for Girls at 3000 Southwest Freeway in Houston. 

The Goodykoontz Museum is open whenever the Girl Scout Shop is open, except from June 10 - August 2, when the museum is open only on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Visitors can now use QR Codes to listen to audio descriptions of exhibits in the museum. Visit this site often for history and museum updates.

Goodykoontz Museum of Girl Scout History