- 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.
Featuring IMAX and RealD 3D technology, Cinemark Carefree Circle and IMAX offers visitors showings of the latest movies in theaters with stadium seating. The concession stand has an expanded menu that is delivered to the visitor's seat.
77% 65 votes
115 E. Pikes Peak Ave., Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Kimball's Peak Three Theater is a first run movie theater that includes a full bar serving liquor, draft beer and wines by the glass. They typically show independent and foreign films but sometimes show blockbuster movies.
Offering entertainment on a grand scale, the Brunswick Zone XL has a bowling lanes, billiards, and laser tag. Arcades and event rooms make this a family themed spot that offers food at the bar and grill.
Takings guests back in time to the Wild West, Ghost Town Museum has a preserved ghost town that is over 100 years old. The town has several buildings with artifacts from that era, such as a drugstore, saloon, and jail.
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202 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO 80829 MoreLess Info
Open to the public, the Manitou Springs Swimming Pool offers indoor water recreation to residents and visitors of Manitou Springs. The pool offers swim classes, a water slide, a hot tub and water yoga.
100% 1 votes
351 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO 80829 MoreLess Info
Both a gallery and a studio, Cherokee's of Manitou Art Gallery offers the chance for visitors to see art at its conception. Featured art includes jewelry, hand-blown glass, porcelain paintings, and unique home décor.
100% 8 votes
Downtown Manitou Springs, Manitou Springs, CO 80829 MoreLess Info
Experiencing both the sights and flavors Colorado is best done by joining the Manitou Springs Food Tours. Guests can sample local delicacies from different local restaurants. Joining this food tour is a great way to explore the history and culture of Colorado.
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Downtown Manitou Springs, Manitou Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Manitou Springs Incline is a hiking trail known for being very steep and relatively challenging. The path is populated by numerous stairs built into the trail and may interest those looking for a difficult hike and scenic views.
100% 13 votes
517 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, CO MoreLess Info
With a variety of displays and exhibits, Manitou Springs Heritage Center celebrates the history of the community. Some exhibits include baseball memorabilia, water bottles and local photography. The center also periodically hosts speakers and historians.