- The list below includes 101 free or cheap things to do in or near Allentown, Pennsylvania, including 100 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, History Museums and Specialty Museums.
- From Cedar Beach Playground to Percy Ruhe Memorial Park aka Alton Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Allentown and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Easton, Bethlehem, Jim Thorpe and Quakertown.
Drive 1 Exotics Allentown / Reading MoreLess Info
Participants test their driving skills on a track filled with twists and turns during this autocross experience
The 19,000 sq ft Destination Playground At Cedar Creek Parkway opened in 2010 and immediately amazed kids with over 300 different activities and an advanced NEOS electronic play station. Bathrooms, picnic areas and ball fields are located nearby.
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Oxford Dr & Pearl Avenue, Allentown, PA 18103 MoreLess Info
Focusing on athletics, Percy Ruhe Memorial Park aka Alton Park offers visitors a variety of sports areas to play in, from basketball courts to baseball diamonds. The park also features a multipurpose field with shaded areas for picnics.
A county park, Scherersville Park spans 300 acres. The park's centerpiece is Jordan Creek, and it offers fishing opportunities in both the creek and in nearby mine holes. The park is also a good destination for bird watching.
As a community baseball park, Patriot's Park hosts regional games and tournaments for visitors to participate in or watch. The park is home to the Allentown Patriots Athletic Association, a group of fastpitch teams.
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1243 South Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, PA 18103 MoreLess Info
An interesting site to see in Allentown is the Philip and Muriel Berman Sculpture Park. The park features 35 permanent sculptures of stone slabs scattered around the grounds 118 acres.
Over 13,000 works of art, including European and American art, along with a 16,000-title research library and over 40 current and past periodicals are housed at the Allentown Art Museum. The museum features paintings, textiles, prints, and drawings.