- The list below includes 627 free or cheap things to do in or near Hoboken, New Jersey, including 118 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Dog Park, Playgrounds and Movie Theaters.
- From Pier C Park to Frank Sinatra Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Hoboken and in nearby cities within 25 miles like New York City, Staten Island, Queens and Brooklyn.
Weber Park features a variety of sport-related facilities like tennis courts, handball courts, and basketball courts. Other sections of the park include a children's playground with multiple pieces of equipment and an in-line skating rink.
The Paterson Falls are a little different from similar parks. Many people visit to experience the famous waterfalls, but the immediate surrounding area is full of history and visitors can take a look at some of America's earliest manufacturing mills.
Serving as a full service equestrian facility, the Bronx Equestrian Center allows for both Western and English riding styles. The center features standard trail rides, pony rides, hay wagon rides, and carriage rentals for weddings.
Consisting of an indoor facility lit with black light, Monster Mini Golf offers a horror themed course with a variety of monster sculptures. Visitors can have their birthday parties there and receive a guided tour of the course.
Cadmus House is an old Dutch-style stone building housing historical artifacts of Fair Lawn ranging from Native American arrow heads to Word War I and II uniforms. They also feature maps from the 1880's, old farm tools and a farmhouse.
Atrium Cinemas is a movie theater that features 2D and 3D movie showings, Dolby Digital Sound, and special party rooms. The theater has auditoriums that are available to rent out for a private showing or a corporate event.
Named for Fritz Behnke, long-time official historian of Paramus, the Fritz Behnke Historical Museum is devoted to preserving a sense of how life in the area would have been a century ago through replicas and artifacts.