Free & Cheap Things to Do in Chattanooga, TN

  • The list below includes 45 free or cheap things to do in or near Chattanooga, Tennessee, including 58 different types of inexpensive activities like Specialty Museums, Nature & Wildlife Areas, Parks and Bridges.
  • From Walnut Street Bridge to Lookout Mountain, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Chattanooga and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hixson, Lookout Mountain, Cleveland and Harrison.
  • The list below includes 45 free or cheap things to do in or near Chattanooga, Tennessee, including 58 different types of inexpensive activities like Specialty Museums, Nature & Wildlife Areas, Parks and Bridges.
  • From Walnut Street Bridge to Lookout Mountain, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Chattanooga and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hixson, Lookout Mountain, Cleveland and Harrison.
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Breakout Chattanooga 7540 East Brainerd Road, Suite 111, Chattanooga, TN MoreLess Info
Teams collaborate, following clues and solving puzzles to escape alarming scenarios ranging from casino heists to art thefts
0.8 Miles
96% 1663 votes
Bridges Walnut Street, Chattanooga, TN 37403 MoreLess Info
Chattanooga's Walnut Street Bridge was erected in 1890. This truss-style bridge originally provided automotive and pedestrian passage across the Tennessee River. Its asphalt surface was replaced by wood planks in the late 20th century, and the bridge is now closed to vehicles.
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94% 2495 votes
Mountains Chattanooga, TN 37409 MoreLess Info
Tennessee's Lookout Mountain is located near Rock City and the Ruby Falls. Its breathtaking views are most impressive at sunrise and sunset. Throughout most of the year, visitors also enjoy live musical and theatrical entertainment at the top of the mountain.
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93% 348 votes
Parks 4301 Amnicola Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37415 MoreLess Info
Tennessee Riverpark is an 10-mile stretch of parkland along the Tennessee River, with access via the Riverwalk, a lighted concrete walkway that passes through several parks. Spot reptiles and birds, take a bike ride, or fish from one of the park's six piers.
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95% 583 votes
Parks 1 River St, Chattanooga, TN 37402 MoreLess Info
Featuring a century-old restored carousel, Coolidge Park contains a variety of activities for all ages, including rock climbing, picnics, an interactive fountain, and a military memorial. The park is home to the Walnut Street Bridge, the world's largest pedestrian bridge.
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100% 20 votes
Bridges 101 Riverfront Parkway, Chattanooga, TN 37402 MoreLess Info
A paved path great for walking, jogging, biking, and pushing the stroller around, The Chattanooga Riverfront is a bustling area of activity, fitness, and fresh air with new and exciting events happening weekly.
5.8 Miles
92% 808 votes
Caverns & Caves 319 W Hills Dr, Chattanooga, TN 37419 MoreLess Info
Chattanooga's Raccoon Mountain Caverns is a mapped cave system covering almost six miles of explored territory, with many more potentially awaiting discovery. Visitors to Raccoon Mountain Caverns may also pan for gems at no extra charge.
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92% 120 votes
Flea Markets Chattanooga, TN MoreLess Info
A wide range of vendors are available at the Chattanooga Market with each season offering new vendors from the local area. The market provides a variety of fresh produce, meats, baked goods, and crafts from local artisans.
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92% 195 votes
Baseball Fields 201 Power Alley, Chattanooga, TN MoreLess Info
The primary home ballpark for the Chattanooga Lookouts minor league baseball team is the AT&T Field. The seating capacity of the ballpark is just over 6,300 with the majority of seating located at the first base side.
0.6 Miles
84% 160 votes
Visitor Centers 2 Broad St, Chattanooga, TN 37402 MoreLess Info
From festivals to museums, Chattanooga Visitor Center offers travel services to help visitors plan their trip in the region. The center is stocked with visitor resources like maps, brochures, and tickets for attractions.
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80% 103 votes
Nature & Wildlife Areas 400 Garden Road, Chattanooga, TN 37403 MoreLess Info
Visitors to the Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center can enjoy hiking, biking, canoeing, browsing gardens and exploring the nature center. Wildlife like deer, turkey, turtles, beaver, and many species of birds can be seen on its 317 acres.
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