- The list below includes 194 free or cheap things to do in or near Camden, New Jersey, including 105 different types of inexpensive activities like Aquariums, Music Venue, Arts Centers and Military Museums.
- From Walt Whitman's Tomb to Wiggins Park Marina, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Camden and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Philadelphia, Cherry Hill, Media and Norristown.
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Part of the Harleigh Cemetery, Walt Whitman's Tomb is the final burial place of well-known poet Walt Whitman. The primary attraction is the tomb itself, which was designed by Walt Whitman in the years prior to his death.
Children and families are both welcome at the Camden Children's Garden that encourages knowledge of the natural world. The four-acre horticulture garden provides experiences for imaginative play and creative learning.
The Walt Whitman House showcases the house that author Walt Whitman lived and worked in. The museum preserves most of the original possessions of Walt Whitman when he lived there and allows visitors to view these objects up close.
The tours on the Battleship New Jersey try to be very interactive. Guests to the historical ship are able to walk along the passageways, tight spaces, and main deck with the ability to also visit the deep interior that involves climbing some of the ship's ladders.
Accredited by the American Zoological and Aquarium Association, the Adventure Aquarium is a massive attraction that features numerous exhibits, meetings with biologists, and even the only display of Great Hammerhead sharks in the United States. There are also hands-on exhibits within seven touch areas.