- 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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A great place to learn about the mysterious Anazasi tribes, the Manitou Cliff Dwellings exhibits artifacts from the famous tribe. The museum is located in the actual cliff dwellings dug by the Anazasi tribes several thousands of years ago.
From antique video games to pinball machines, Manitou Penny Arcade is the home of a wide variety of games. This arcade also features skeeball, current video games, coin operated rides, and photo booths.
The Arcade Amusements, Inc is a perfect place for children and those who are young at hear to play arcade games. The place boasts of its more than 250 gaming machines that offer a wide variety of cool games to each player.
Miramoun Castle Museum offers visitors an insight into the Victorian architecture and lifestyle with its multiple exhibits and castle rooms complete with authentic furnishings. There is also a Queen's Parlor Tea Room which serves both Victorian and modern day food and refreshments.
Miramont Castle is a historical museum dedicated to preserving and restoring the architecture of the castle as well as educating the public on this history of Manitou Springs. Attractions include a variety of educational exhibits, guided tours, and special events.