- The list below includes 68 free or cheap things to do in or near Chelsea, Michigan, including 76 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Gallery, Bowling, Children's Play Area and History Museums.
- From Pierce Park to Jiffy Mix Company, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Chelsea and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ann Arbor, Jackson, Howell and South Lyon.
The Michigan Theater is a theater that shows films and live entertainment. The theater is home to the 'Barton Theatre Pipe Organ' and is split into two auditoriums named the 'Historic Theater' and the 'Screening Room'.
89% 179 votes
525 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 MoreLess Info
The University of Michigan Museum of Art is the result of over 150 years of art collecting by the University of Michigan, and is best known for its Asian art. Some of the displayed art dates back to 1100 AD, while other pieces are only a years old.
The State Theatre is a movie theater that offers the local community an opportunity to view the latest movie releases in a historic theater. In addition to modern films, the theater also offers a wide variety of independent movie selections.
Students can choose from among almost 250 areas of study at the University of Michigan. In addition, students can participate in over 25 intermural sports, and participate or cheer on 17 men's and 14 women's NCAA Division I teams.
As part of the University of Michigan School of Music, Hill Auditorium hosts community performances for theater, dance, music, and more. Visitors can attend a variety of performances, from symphonies to Broadway musicals.
75% 4 votes
1005 Triangle Lake Road, Howell, MI 48843 MoreLess Info
As a wildlife rehabilitation center, Howell Conference & Nature Center offers school and camp programs for children to learn about environmental conservation. The facility also has a lodge for retreats and corporate events to take place.
86% 483 votes
1109 Geddes Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 MoreLess Info
The Exhibit Museum of Natural History contains the largest display of dinosaur fossils in Michigan, along with a planetarium, anthropology, and geology exhibits. Visitors can attend Science Cafes where experts discuss hot topics in science.
48% 23 votes
1950 S Industrial Highway, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 MoreLess Info
Featuring 40 bowling lanes, Colonial Lanes Bowling Center is suitable for open bowling, league play and private parties. The center offers a sports bar and grill, cosmic bowling, arcade games and a bowling suite that seats 70.