- 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.
Rice's Market started in 1860s as a livestock and product action on Tuesdays. By the 1950s, the market grew to over 400 vendors offering produce to home decor six days a week, and today, over 8,000 shoppers weekly shop there.
Organized in 1958, the New Hope Historical Society is located in the historic Parry Mansion and collects and preserves various family papers, letters, genealogy information, and oral history relating to the people and past of New Hope.
With 9 years of service, Sidetracks Art Gallery continues to feature lively contemporary art, and adventurous pieces. Some features works include sculptures, mixed media, photography, various paper sketches, and painting.
Used as a strategic point in the revolutionary war, Goat Hill Overlook features wide views of the Delaware River as well as local connecting bridges. Picnic tables are available, as well as a trail that leads to Washington's rock.
New Hope-Lambertville Toll Supported Bridge, originally constructed in 1904, is supported financially by other toll bridges that cross the Delaware River, although no tolls are collected at this site. The bridge is popular with walkers who stroll between New Hope and Lambertville.
Holding true to it's name, the Creeper Gallery specializes in Gothic art and peculiar antiques. The eclectic space carries taxidermy animals, skeletal figurines and gothic paintings, among a selection of other rare oddities.
Built to inspire the minds of children is the Bucks County Children's Museum. The exhibits throughout the museum are set to educate youth on the workings of everyday life and include a general store, a construction site, a play factory and town square.
At the Delaware Welcome Center Travel Plaza the traveler can find dishes from the international cuisine and the most popular fast-food restaurants, tax-free shops and gift shops. Information can be received at the information center.