Free & Cheap Things to Do in Fort Worth, TX

  • The list below includes 208 free or cheap things to do in or near Fort Worth, Texas, including 103 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Museum, Movie Theaters, Music Venue and History Museums.
  • From Sundance Square to Texas Christian University, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Fort Worth and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie and Grapevine.
  • The list below includes 208 free or cheap things to do in or near Fort Worth, Texas, including 103 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Museum, Movie Theaters, Music Venue and History Museums.
  • From Sundance Square to Texas Christian University, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Fort Worth and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie and Grapevine.
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Wine Group 2674 Gravel Drive, Fort Worth, TX MoreLess Info
Wine lovers tour a winery to see how it is made and what makes it so flavorful, and receive a souvenir glass
0.1 Miles
90% 963 votes
Scenic Walks Main and 3rd, Fort Worth, TX 76102 MoreLess Info
The 35-block area in downtown Fort Worth, known as Sundance Square, while rich in Western history, is home to the best of modern retail and entertainment experiences. Restaurants, shops, and clubs reside in buildings that were built at the turn of the century.
3.5 Miles
94% 151 votes
Colleges & Universities 2800 South University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76129 MoreLess Info
Texas Christian University is a research institution that offers a variety of programs for students interested in receiving a Bachelor's, Master's, or doctorate degree. The institution's athletic programs participate in the Big 12 conference.
0.6 Miles
90% 979 votes
Waterfalls 1502 Commerce Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102 MoreLess Info
A remarkable downtown oasis, the Fort Worth Water Gardens, provide an area for visitors to relax and enjoy the wonder of fountains and waterfalls. There are areas to sit and reflect, or stretch your legs and climb the steps in and around the water attractions.
2.2 Miles
86% 114 votes
Bike Paths 2401 University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107 MoreLess Info
Trinity Park winds along the local river and is situated next to the Fort Worth Zoo. The park contains a duck pond, several playgrounds, Trinity Trails for hiking and biking, and a miniature train.
5.3 Miles
85% 130 votes
Lake 1200 Meandering Rd, Fort Worth, TX 76114 MoreLess Info
Within a 30-acre park, Burger's Lake features a one acre spring-fed lake for swimming. The facilities at the site include two sandy beaches, a complete staff of certified life guards, over 300 picnic tables, a 20-foot slide, and six diving boards.
2.8 Miles
84% 31 votes
Dog Park 4500 Gateway Park Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76111 MoreLess Info
Fort Woof Dog Park is an off-leash park with two large fenced areas for dogs of different sizes. Each area has picnic tables, benches, a watering station and multiple poop-disposal locations with plastic bags.
10.5 Miles
62% 13 votes
Lake Fossil Ridge Road, Fort Worth, TX 76135 MoreLess Info
Lake Worth offers guests the opportunity to go boat riding or swimming on this body of water. While this site used to serve as a huge entertainment hub in the area, it is now simply a tranquil place to visit.
2.1 Miles
94% 826 votes
Botanical Gardens 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107 MoreLess Info
Take the time to discover the 110-acres of serenity to be found at Fort Worth Botanic Garden. Visitors can spend hours exploring the pristine gardens, enjoy a picnic, or just sit back and enjoy the peaceful surroundings.
10.5 Miles
94% 119 votes
Nature & Wildlife Areas 9601 Fossil Ridge Road, Fort Worth, TX 76135 MoreLess Info
One of the largest city-owned nature centers in the United States is the Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge which covers just over 3,600 acres. In addition to educational programs, there are a wide range of hiking trails in the area.
2.5 Miles
89% 2975 votes
Historic Sites 131 E Exchange Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76106 MoreLess Info
The Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District grew out of the dominant cattle ranching industry in the late 19th century. Visitors to this district can find a series of restaurants, shops, and live entertainment that all stay true to the heritage of the Old West.
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