- The list below includes 139 free or cheap things to do in or near Chesapeake, Virginia, including 77 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Bowling, Parks and Trampoline Parks.
- From Oak Grove Lake Park to Chesapeake City Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Chesapeake and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Hampton and Portsmouth.
Managed by horse lovers, the Wild Horse Museum offers exhibits and displays dedicated to the protection and preservation of Wild Spanish Mustangs. Youth and interactive activities are also featured to enhance the experience.
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Currituck Heritage Park, Corolla, NC 27927 MoreLess Info
Offering a wealth of knowledge and information about nature and community history, the Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education features numerous displays, programs and exhibits for visitors of all ages.
The bright yellow Whalehead in Historic Corolla is a mansion that is open for tours and event rentals. Docent-guided and audio tours are available. There are also grounds tours available several times per week.
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11 Marina Road, Cape Charles, VA 23310 MoreLess Info
Access to one of the most popular fishing areas on the Chesapeake Bay is provided at the Cape Charles Town Harbor Marina. The site also features state-of-the-art public boat ramps and charter boat excursions.
The southern most town on Virginia's eastern shore features a free public beach known as the Cape Charles Beach. Since there are no true waves and the waters are shallow, it is a very safe beach for families with small children.
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Bay Avenue at Randolph, Chesapeake Bay, Cape Charles, VA 23310 MoreLess Info
Chesapeake Bay Beach is enjoyed by locals for its gradual slope and knee-high waters that stay warm in the sun. Nice sand makes for good wading; while sunsets and sunrises are worth a special visit to this comfortable local beach.
Corolla Island is unique because its wild horse herds are larger than those found in any other part of the United States. Corolla Jeep Adventures lets guests get up close to these fascinating animals without leaving the comfort of the vehicle.
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814 Randolph Ave, on Rt. 184, Cape Charles, VA 23310 MoreLess Info
The Cape Charles Museum is housed in a former power plant and features a number of exhibits including information about how the Chesapeake Bay was formed. A gift shop is also available on site.