- The list below includes 27 free or cheap things to do in or near Florence, Oregon, including 31 different types of inexpensive activities like National & State Parks, Hiking Trails, Off Road & ATV and Parks.
- From Hobbit Trail to Suislaw River Bridge, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Florence and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Yachats.
Visitors can view a collection of local historical artifacts and learn about the history of the Yachats community at Little Log Church Museum. The museum is still used for weddings and memorials and also hosts fine arts exhibits.
Yachats Commons Park is a place where people can see a marshland. The area is filled with boardwalks and paths through native plants, flowers, and a preserved spruce forest, which also serves as home to migrating waterfowl, ospreys, and other sea birds.
Touchstone Gallery is a showcase and marketplace for the works of 120 Oregon-based artists who work in a wide variety of media. Located in the GreenHouse MarketPlace, the gallery also maintains an online store, and gift wraps purchases for free.
Synchronicity 101 is a small modern art gallery that specializes in modern art accessories by Alessi and Iittala and diversified lines of lighting and clocks. Everything they offer online is in stock and ready to ship.
The Earthworks Gallery at Yachats is a bright, sunny display space for the works of local and regional artists. The gallery features a blend of works, including sculptures, pottery, paintings, and hand-crafted jewelry.
Surrounded by dunes, water, and forest, John Topits Park is a place to enjoy nature. There are more than 5 miles of biking and walking trails inside the park, also birdwatchers will find many different species of birds here.
Shore Acres State Park is known for the overlook point on the sandstone cliffs which offers panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean with an occasional sight of migrating grey whales. The park also contains multiple formal gardens and a Japanese lily pond.