- The list below includes 151 free or cheap things to do in or near Newburgh, New York, including 100 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Farms & Ranches, Parks and Billiards/Pool Halls.
- From Chadwick Lake to Hamilton Fish Bridge, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Newburgh and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Poughkeepsie, Hyde Park, Beacon and Cold Spring.
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1304 Sloatsburg Road, Ringwood, NJ 07456 MoreLess Info
Home to Shepherd Lake, Ringwood State Park at Ringwood Manor provides an area suitable for boating, fishing and hiking. The park features a botanical garden and two historic manors that are open for tours.
With its own private dock, Greenwood Lake Paddleboards provides direct access to the lake for people with paddleboards and kayaks. Each rental comes with guided training on how to use the equipment before going out on the lake.
As one of only 16 designated urban parks, the Kingston Heritage Area Visitors Center sees a lot of tourism. The heritage center features many exhibits depicting local and state history, as well as re-enactments of major cultural events.
Part of the Hudson River Maritime Museum complex features the Rondout Lighthouse which was the first lighthouse at the entrance to Rondout Creek. Visitors must take a water vessel to the lighthouse though since there is no way to access the site by land.
Several historic manors are on the land of Ringwood State Park that are open for visitors, including Ringwood Manor and Skylands Manor. Popular activities in the park include hiking, fishing, hunting, picnicking, boating, canoeing, and swimming.
Edward Hopper House Art Center is a multi-art museum that presents the work of Edward Hopper and various artists around the world. The house was Hoppers birthplace and childhood home and is an exhibit in itself.
One of the city's richest and well-known citizens provided the name for Cornell Park as he lived adjacent to the area where it is located. The upper section has a veterans monument while the lower has areas for free play and relaxation.
There are 13 gardens which are brought to life at various points throughout the year at the Skylands New Jersey Botanical Gardens. In addition to the gardens themselves, guests are also able to visit the historic home of Skylands Manor or take a walking tour of the woodland areas.