- The list below includes 516 free or cheap things to do in or near Framingham, Massachusetts, including 112 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Family Fun Center, Movie Theaters and Gardens.
- From Garden in the Woods to New England Wild Flower Society Garden in the Woods, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Framingham and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Boston, Cambridge, Concord and Brookline.
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New England Wild Flower Society, 180 Hemenway Road, Framingham, MA 01701 MoreLess Info
Featuring over 45 acres of local plants, Garden in the Woods is an outdoor botanical garden popular among flower lovers, gardening experts, and nature enthusiasts alike. Visitors enjoy walking along the two miles of pathways, observing the surrounding floral beauty.
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180 Hemenway Road, Framingham, MA MoreLess Info
On the outskirts of Boston, the New England Wild Flower Society Garden in the Woods is a botanic garden comprised of meandering paths, plentiful springs and bounteous foliage. A public sanctuary, this garden offers a unique view of rare botanical species.
Situated on 57 acres, Cushing Memorial Park was previously used as a treatment site for World War II soldiers. The park offers walking trails, a children's playground, picnic areas and open fields suitable for recreational activities.
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Lower Shawmut Terrace, off Prindiville Avenue, Framingham, MA 01702 MoreLess Info
Open to the public in summer, Learned Beach is situated on a pond and has a lifeguard monitored swim area. The pond has several walking trails that loop by the beach and the surrounding forest.
A video game seller and arcade, Game Underground features a full line of video games and systems, from current generation systems to decades-old models and brands. The store also has an arcade with classic games, and hosts tournaments.
Family-owned Jack's Abby Brewing offers visitors tours and tastings of their local-ingredient, high-quality crafted lagers. Unique flavors such as cherry barrel aged Berliner lager and cranberry barrel aged beers are found here on tap.