- 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.
Most popularly known for a display by conceptual artist Walter De Maria, the Dia:Beacon art museum highlights unusual, avant garde artistry. The museum also features collections by Andy Warhol, Donald Judd and Richard Serra.
Founded in 2004, New York's Beacon Artist Union is a gallery the supports and promotes local artists, collaborative curatorial projects and the surrounding community. The space also hosts performances such as film screenings and live music.
A showcase for local artists, River Winds Gallery features a variety of art pieces from paintings to contemporary crafts. Recognized as a leading gallery in Hudson Valley, aspiring artists can also take classes or participate in workshops here.
Denning's Point Distillery is an urban distillery that produces vodka and whiskey. They offer tours of the brewing facility and samples in their tasting room, and their 2,800 square feet space is available for parties and special events.
Those interested in learning the heritage of Beacon, NY and its inhabitants will enjoy touring the Madam Brett Homestead. The historic homestead is an 18th century home that housed seven generations of the Brett family.
Described as 'a new art movement for the next generation,' Morphicism is a gallery that features distinctive interactive sliding screens for showcasing works of art. The screens are a unique invention of the gallery's owners.
New York's Howland Cultural Center is a hub for the artistic community of Beacon. The center features art displayed throughout the historic home and features an iconic red door. It is also available for rent and hosts special events year-round.