- The list below includes 8 free or cheap things to do in or near Dunkirk, New York, including 63 different types of inexpensive activities like Bars, History Museums, Specialty Museums and Fishing.
- From Dunkirk Lighthouse & Veterans Park Museum to Rookies on the Lake, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Dunkirk and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Fredonia and Jamestown.
Niagara University's Castellani Art Museum houses over 5,700 modern and contemporary art works spanning 1850 to the present. View permanent exhibits of well known masters such as Picasso, Dali, Warhol, Basquiat, and others, along with traveling exhibits
With kids bowling free, Manor Lanes II offers visitors a bowling alley experience with bumper lanes and automatic scoring. The alley hosts a variety of leagues with different themes, from brunch to Saturday socials.
The Tom Ridge Center is a 66,000 square foot facility focused on the wildlife and history of the Presque Isle area. Visitors can see local and regional plants, learn about the history of the area, and watch movies on a green large format movie screen.