- The list below includes 73 free or cheap things to do in or near Colorado Springs, Colorado, including 48 different types of inexpensive activities like Arcades, Movie Theaters, Visitor Centers and Horseback Riding.
- From Pikes Peak to Pikes Peak Hwy, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Colorado Springs and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Manitou Springs, Woodland Park and Cripple Creek.
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6620 Old Stage Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80906 MoreLess Info
The Stables at the Broadmoor is located just six miles away from the main city streets up the historic Stage Road. The guided tours run through the Pike National Forest, and there are special children's riding trails for younger family members.
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south-west, Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
With Colorado Personal Tour Guide Company, visitors can tour the major historical sites and natural landmarks of the region, like Pikes Peak Mountain. The company offers services for horseback riding and walking tours.
Colorado Springs Food Tours offers four different options that combine a history of either Manitou Springs or Colorado Springs and samples from different cuisines and drinks of the local area. Reservations required and tours take up to 12 people.
As a multistory Tudor Revival mansion, Glen Eyrie Castle offers tours where visitors can learn about its history and explore the first two floors. The mansion hosts tea parties and feasts with the staff dressed up in Renaissance outfits.
Both experienced riders and beginners are welcome at the Academy Riding Stables. Guided horseback riding is held in the area known as the Garden of the Gods Park during the summer months with perimeter rides offered in the winter.
U.S. Olympic Complex in Colorado Springs serves as the headquarters and flagship training center of the U.S. Olympic Committee and a number of other Olympic Training Center Programs. The center has multiple sports venues and facilities for fencing, judo, swimming, shooting and more.
88% 247 votes
215 S Tejon St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 MoreLess Info
The only institution that researches, collects, and interprets the history of Pikes Peak and Colorado Springs is the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, which welcomes 50,000 visitors annually. Permanent exhibits highlight regional histories with changing galleries dedicated to exploring special topics.
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1025 North Gate Road, Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Established in 1970, the Western Museum of Mining and Industry has been devoted to preserving the rich history of mining and industry in the western United States. The museum features more than 4,000 artifacts, equipment, and many multimedia exhibits.
82% 174 votes
30 West Dale Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 MoreLess Info
Opened in 1936 to present a unique, multi-dimensional art experience, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, has grown into a cultural icon in the Rocky Mountain region. Today the center features a theater, art school, and museum in addition to an impressive permanent collection.
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2 E Pikes Peak Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 MoreLess Info
Located in the historic Cheyenne Building, Phantom Canyon Brewing Company, opened its doors in 1993. In addition to its fine craft beers, the brewery includes a billiard hall and banquet facilties.