- The list below includes 69 free or cheap things to do in or near Gulf Shores, Alabama, including 53 different types of inexpensive activities like Mini Golf, Nature & Wildlife Areas, Recreation Centers and Visitor Centers.
- From Gulf State Park to Gulf State Park Fishing Pier, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Gulf Shores and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Fairhope, Orange Beach, Foley and Pensacola.
Suitable for strolling or jogging, the boardwalk at D'Olive Boardwalk Park offers scenic views that often include alligators! The park also includes a butterfly garden, extensive green space, and picnic areas.
Featuring memorials for individual wars and conflicts, Veterans Memorial Park includes monuments to the Korean and Vietnam wars along with the two World Wars. The park has a pond, a paved walking path, grassy areas and park benches.
Blue Wahoos Ballpark is a prominent minor league stadium that serves as the home of the Pensacola Blue Wahoos team. During the off season, the ballpark offers a team store on the site that is open Mondays through Fridays.
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6372 Jackson's Oak Drive, Daphne, AL 36526 MoreLess Info
Visitors can see people flying kites and para sailing on the windy beaches from Village Point Park Boardwalk. The pier is largely used for fishing, but visitors are welcome to walk on it to view the scenery of the Gulf.
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Malbis, AL MoreLess Info
Malbis Plantation Greek Orthodox Church, formally the Sacred Patriarchal and Stavropegial Monastery of the Presentation of Theotokos, is one of only roughly six Greek Orthodox churches in the state of Alabama and is known for its intricate and extensive mosaics and paintings.
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One Academy Drive, Daphne, AL 36526 MoreLess Info
The American Sport Art Museum & Archives works to preserve art, history, and literature related to sports and athletics. The location's collection includes over 1,500 items, including paintings and photographs.
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12401 Bellingrath Road, Theodore, AL 36582 MoreLess Info
Bellingrath Gardens and Home has beautiful gardens which bloom all year round. Camellias, azaleas, roses, and chrysanthemums alternately bloom at different seasons of the year. The stunning house, built in 1935 is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.