- The list below includes 52 free or cheap things to do in or near Murfreesboro, Tennessee, including 68 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Children's Museums, History Museums and Dog Park.
- From Stones River Greenway to Stones River National Cemetery, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Murfreesboro and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Smyrna, Brentwood, Lebanon and Mount Juliet.
Consisting of 12-miles of riverside trails, Stones River Greenway, is a favorite destination of hiking, biking, and rollerblading enthusiasts. The Greenway connects historical sites, parks, and businesses and also contains access points for small watercraft.
With separate areas for large and small dogs and a separate leashed dog area, Murfreesboro Dog Park is accommodating to all different breeds. It has a grassy running area and a path to the river for water-loving dogs.
Close to the General Bragg Trailhead, the Murfreesboro Bark Park welcomes all canines and their owners with two separate areas for large breeds and smaller dogs. The play areas as fenced in so that dogs can run free, and water is available during the warmer months.
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3501 Old Nashville Highway, Murfreesboro, TN 37129 MoreLess Info
The site of one of the bloodiest conflicts of the Civil War, the Stones River National Battlefield, is dedicated to the 81,000 soldiers who fought here for control of middle Tennessee. The on-site museum manages a large collection of memorabilia and exhibits.
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900 North Maney Avenue, Murfreesboro, TN 37130 MoreLess Info
Oaklands Historic House, a national landmark, preserves the elegance and prosperity of the Old South. The mansion was caught in the crossfire of the Civil War and contains exhibits and memorabilia from the era.
502 SE Broad Street, Murfreesboro, TN 37130 MoreLess Info
Chartered in 1986, the Discovery Center is a hands-on museum and nature center. The center is dedicated to providing children learning opportunities through interactive exhibits and display and inspiring exploration of arts and science.