- The list below includes 67 free or cheap things to do in or near Lake George, New York, including 73 different types of inexpensive activities like Arcades, Mini Golf, Hiking Trails and Specialty Museums.
- From Lake George to Buck mountain hiking trail, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Lake George and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Saratoga Springs, Glens Falls, Bolton Landing and Queensbury.
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32 Washington Avenue, Schenectady, NY 12305 MoreLess Info
The Schenectady County Historical Society Museum is dedicated the acquisition, preservation, and exhibition of the area's historic artifacts, structures, and documents. The location also hosts lectures and family-oriented events throughout the year.
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15 Nott Terrace Heights, Schenectady, NY 12308 MoreLess Info
With an archive of over 1.5 million images, the Museum of Innovation and Science provides both historic and scientific educational exhibits. Exhibits and events inside the museum include a planetarium, science festivals, and holiday shows.
A non-profit performing arts group with a community focus, the Schenectady Light Opera Co has been operating since 1926. The company presents a variety of programs, and does a great deal of community outreach.
A six-screen movie theater, Bow Tie Movieland 6 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers stadium seating, private party rooms and a cafe with food, drinks, adult beverages and table seating.
A six-screen movie theater, Bow Tie Movieland 6 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers stadium seating, birthday party rooms and a cafe with food, drinks and a selection of wine and beer.
Bennington Lanes is a bowling alley offers ten-pin bowling on 18 lanes. The bowling alley serves food and beverages, serves beer, holds bowling leagues for adults, and even offers party package options for birthday parties.
Killington's McLaughlin Falls are stunning waterfalls that provide visitors with remarkable natural views. The surrounding woods are particularly scenic in the fall. A hiking and biking trail takes visitors right up to the falls.
To enjoy an afternoon, you will not soon forget, visit the Central Park Rose Garden in Schenectady. Featuring more than 4,000 rose bushes in beautifully maintained gardens, with fountains and walkways, plan your visit today.
Site of the first American victory in the Revolutionary War, Bennington Battle Monument is over 300 feet tall. Visitors who take the elevator to the top can see three different states from the observation deck.