- The list below includes 49 free or cheap things to do in or near Oak Ridge, Tennessee, including 74 different types of inexpensive activities like Off Road & ATV, Bowling, Movie Theaters and Art Gallery.
- From Haw Ridge Park to American Museum of Science & Energy, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Oak Ridge and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Knoxville, Maryville, Hartford and Townsend.
Offering tours of the building, Blount Mansion provides visitors with an inside glimpse to life as a politician in the 18th century. The tour takes visitors through each room of the house, which is furnished with period pieces.
As the birthing place of the city, James White Fort is a reconstructed 18th century homestead used by the early settlers of the region. The property consists of a main house with original furnishings, as well as several side buildings.
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700 Hall of Fame Drive, Knoxville, TN 37915 MoreLess Info
The Women's Basketball Hall of Fame serves to preserve the history of the game with annual inductees. Opened in 1999, the facility features three courts with activities for visitors and a Hall of Honor recognizing inductees.
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516 N. Beaman Street, Knoxville, TN 37914 MoreLess Info
Now known as The Muse Knoxville, the East Tennessee Discovery Center is an educational and recreational space full of interactive, fun, and educational activities. The facility spans nearly 4000 square feet.
The Knoxville Botanical Garden is a garden that sits on 47-acres of land and features walking trails, display gardens, and a stone wall. The garden has facilities that are available to rent for weddings, meetings, and family reunions.
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2801 E Broadway Avenue, Maryville, TN 37804 MoreLess Info
Roll Arena Party Zone is a rink that offers year-round roller skating, has a number of party packages and can rent their facility for private parties. They also sell new, used and custom built skates.
A family-oriented bowling alley, Crest Bowling lanes offers open bowling as well as league play and periodic tournaments. It offers cosmic bowling at night, and is available for birthday parties and special events.
Parks & Recreation is Maryville's department of recreation that exists to serve the community and its visitors by providing diverse opportunities that promote health and an active lifestyle. Through this, the city is home to many programs, parks and facilities.