- The list below includes 21 free or cheap things to do in or near Cape Girardeau, Missouri, including 29 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, History Museums and Bowling.
- From Riverfront Bridge Park to LeBounce, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Cape Girardeau and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Cobden and Sikeston.
Paint Nite 20 North Spanish Street, Cape Girardeau, MO MoreLess Info
Paint Nite invites guests to break away from a typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation.
The Discovery Playhouse in Cape Girareau, Missouri is a hands-on children's museum. It includes an indoor splash pool and water play area, plus numerous exhibits on topics such as money, telling time, basic geometry, astronomy and chemistry.
Commemorating the life and accomplishments of community founder Louis Lorimier, The Red House Interpretive Center is a fixture of downtown Cape Girardeau. It features an exhibit of items from the early 19th century as well as a trading post.
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518 S. Fountain St, One University Plaza, SE Mo State University, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to Native American history and art, The Crisp Museum is located on the River Campus of Southeast Missouri State University. The museum documents the advanced society of prehistoric stone age mound-building tribes that once dominated central North America.
A movie theater multiplex with 14 auditoriums, the Cape West 14 Cine shows a variety of newly released and classic films. The theater features oversized seats in a stadium set-up, and offers a variety of promotions.
With amenities like stadium seating and RealD 3D technology, Cape West 14 Cine has showings of the latest films on a daily basis. All large popcorn purchased from the concession stand is eligible for free refills.
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538 Independence Street, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703 MoreLess Info
With the focus on regional maritime history, Cape River Heritage Museum displays local artifacts ranging from wall sized maps to steamboat models. The museum also has a permanent collection of fire and police memorabilia.
Owned by Annie Schuchart and Judy Comer, the Front Street Studio & Art Gallery offers art classes for all ages. This unique gallery and art studio also offers demonstrations, artists receptions, and workshops.
A family owned and operated farm, Darn Hot Peppers focuses on growing a wide variety of pesticide-free hot peppers. The farm annually hosts the Festival de Chiles, where guests can enjoy live music and sample hot pepper products.