- The list below includes 34 free or cheap things to do in or near Branson, Missouri, including 45 different types of inexpensive activities like Other Entertainment, Music Venue, Specialty Museums and Ziplines.
- From Table Rock Lake to The Butterfly Palace, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Branson and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Walnut Shade, Lampe, Reeds Spring and Berryville.
96% 247 votes
4601 S. Nature Center Way, Springfield, MO 65804 MoreLess Info
Covering 80 acres, the Springfield Conservation Nature Center has on its site a total of 3 miles of trails, covered lunch areas and bus and RV parking spots. The building has an auditorium, classrooms and an information desk.
68% 105 votes
95 South Main St, Eureka Springs, AR 72632 MoreLess Info
The Eureka Springs Historical Museum is a historical museum focused on protecting the history of Eureka Springs as well as the history of its people. The museum features a collection of artifacts and memorabilia related to Eureka Springs.
Ozark Mountain Ziplines offers 10 ziplines with the longest being 1,800 feet and allowing participants to soar over 200 feet in the air. Participants can also take two short hikes, watch wildlife from three suspended tree platforms, and walk across a suspended sky bridge.
100% 3 votes
1303 County Road 204, Eureka Springs, AR 72632 MoreLess Info
There are several hiking trails at Lake Leatherwood City Park that range from 1 to 4 miles. Some trails can be biked, some offer lake views and one route intersects with the historical Trail of Tears.
94% 203 votes
Republic, MO MoreLess Info
Nathaniel Lyon became the first Union soldier to be killed during the Civil War on August 10, 1861. See where it happened on a 4.9-mile interpretative drive through the park, as well as see the Ray House, which served as a field hospital.
Springfield's Palace Theater is a discount movie multiplex that shows sub-run films, or movies that have already run in first-run theaters. The theater also offers deals on concessions and a number of other specials.
From arcade games to laser tag, Battlefield Lanes is an entertainment complex that offers visitors a traditional bowling experience. The center has a variety of birthday party packages for kids, teens, and adults.