- The list below includes 257 free or cheap things to do in or near Bridgeport, Connecticut, including 125 different types of inexpensive activities like Science Museums, Ziplines, Movie Theaters and Music Venue.
- From Seaside Park to Captain's Cove Boardwalk, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Bridgeport and in nearby cities within 25 miles like New Haven, Norwalk, Hamden and Milford.
Jim Royle Drum Studio 1548 Wood Avenue, Bridgeport, CT MoreLess Info
Students learn the art of drumming and full percussion including steel drums from professional teachers on faculty
At Captain's Cove Boardwalk, visitors can stroll by quaint shops, arcades, restaurants, and more. There are often local performers providing live entertainment. The boardwalk offers visitors views of the marina and the Nantucket lightship.
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4450 Park Ave, Bridgeport, CT 6604 MoreLess Info
Learning is fun and exciting at The Adventure Park at Discovery Museum in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Kids and teens learn about nature, survival and teamwork through an enjoyable and challenging series of hiking trails, ropes courses and other outdoor elements. The Park closes during heavy rain.
Bridgeport's Discovery Museum is an interactive learning center dedicated to the sciences. It is especially popular with children. In addition to its main hall, the museum has a large planetarium. Group reservations are recommended.
Bridgeport, Connecticut is home to the Barnum Museum, an eclectic institution honoring the life and work of circus magnate and celebrated prankster P.T. Barnum. The museum has an extensive collection of Barnum's property and is also notable for its unusual combination of Islamic, Gothic, Byzantine and Romanesqu…
A part of the local community college, Housatonic Museum of Art features a wide collection of works from both traditional and modern artisans. Open to the community, exhibits are changed frequently and are often used in classroom education.
A 12-screen movie theater, Showcase Cinemas Bridgeport displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers RealD 3D movies, theater rentals for private events, arcade games and a concession area with food and drinks.
Aimed at kids between the ages of 2 and 6, the Discovery Museum & Planetarium offers a variety of exhibits, activities, and diversions, all with an educational focus. It features both permanent and visiting exhibits.
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41 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield, CT 6824 MoreLess Info
A nine-screen movie theater, Fairfield Cinemas at Bullard Square displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers RealD 3D movies, theater rentals for private events and a concession area with food and drinks.