- The list below includes 73 free or cheap things to do in or near Boise, Idaho, including 41 different types of inexpensive activities like Nature & Wildlife Areas, Movie Theaters, Botanical Gardens and Parks.
- From Barber Park to Boise Public Library, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Boise and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Meridian, Nampa, Caldwell and Eagle.
Featuring 11 acres of developed parkland, Camel's Back Park offers grass turf practice fields, tennis and volleyball courts and a large hill for climbing. The park also provides picnic areas, a children's playground, open green space and hiking trails.
As a local water sports destination, Lucky Peak State Park offers visitors outdoor activities like kayaking, sailing, and swimming. The park is located next to a 104 meter tall dam and features a separate swim area for children.
Located on the Boise River, Ann Morrison Park offers sporting areas for volleyball, bocce, cricket, soccer, softball, tennis, and disc golf. A dog park, playground, and outdoor gym are available, along with a nature trail for bird-watching.
Boise State University is a public research university with a total enrollment of 22,003. The location offers a variety of Bachelor's, Master's, and doctorate programs and the institution's football team is known for playing on blue AstroTurf.
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777 South 8th Street, Boise, ID 83702 MoreLess Info
A once temporary exhibit is now permanent at the Idaho Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial in downtown Boise. The park includes a life-sized statue of Anne Frank, and dozens of quotes from humanitarian leaders worldwide.
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5668 West Flying Hawk Lane, Boise, ID 83709 MoreLess Info
Learn about birds of prey at the World Center For Birds of Prey in Boise. The facility includes hands-on-exhibits, as well as live demonstrations and is one of just a handful of places in the world to see California Condors.