- The list below includes 40 free or cheap things to do in or near Lafayette, Indiana, including 38 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Bowling, Botanical Gardens and Parks.
- From Fairfield Lakes Park to Armstrong Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Lafayette and in nearby cities within 25 miles like West Lafayette, Monticello and Crawfordsville.
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10983 Bennett Parkway, Zionsville, IN 46077 MoreLess Info
History buffs will enjoy visiting the Fanimation Antique Fan Museum. It's extensive collection of antique ceiling fans, steam powered and water powered fans and early American desk powered fans, is an interesting and unique look at technology through the years.
West Park is a large park featuring open fields and numerous walking paths. Visitors during the summer months may enjoy a splash park and imitation creek. The park also maintains a playground, covered picnic area, and public restrooms.
Billie Creek Village is known as the covered bridge capital of the world. It spreads over 70 acres and is a living historical museum and park that houses hundreds of antique articles and artifacts. It has over 38 historical structures and buildings.
The Cool Creek Park Nature Center is a center commonly visited by nature lovers. During trips to the center, guests learn about the natural science of the park and are educated about the importance of conserving the natural habitat.
A 17-screen movie theater, Regal Village Park Stadium 17 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, arcade games, a party room and a concession area with food and drinks.
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3535 W. 86th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46268 MoreLess Info
Studio Movie Grill College Park is a multiplex movie theater that provides an in-theater dining and beverage service experience. The theater airs first run films and features digital projection and sound.
Eagle Creek Park has over 400 acres of water and 3,900 acres of forest, making it one of the largest parks in the United States. Visitors to the park find a beach, marina, picnic shelters, dog park, nature center, Peace Learning Center, golf course, rowing center, and ziplines.