- The list below includes 147 free or cheap things to do in or near Munster, Indiana, including 104 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Breweries, Movie Theaters and Bowling.
- From Community Veterans Memorial to Centennial Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Munster and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Chicago, Tinley Park, Gary and Valparaiso.
Covering 6.5 acres, the Community Veterans Memorial depicts the major conflicts which shaped the 20th century with sculptures and life-size monuments. From WWI to the Desert Storm, the memorial is dedicated to all war veterans.
Centennial Park features playground equipment for children to enjoy during their visit. Additionally, the site also features spacious fields, banquet halls, a flower garden, a fishing pond, a bike park, and restrooms.
A horror-themed amusement attraction, Reapers Realm features three different areas: The Reaper's Woods, The Reaper's Mansion, and The Carnevil. The attraction also features a dark zone that visitors must navigate with flashlights.
Merge Arts is an art gallery that focuses on providing opportunities for local and regional artists to exhibit their work. Each exhibit is connected with a charity, and ten percent of art sales goes to benefit that charity.