- The list below includes 13 free or cheap things to do in or near Palatka, Florida, including 66 different types of inexpensive activities like Hiking Trails, Bowling, Movie Theaters and Cocktail Lounge.
- From Ravine State Gardens to City of Murals, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Palatka and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Palm Coast and St. Augustine.
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78 E. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach, FL 32176 MoreLess Info
The museum at the Ormond Memorial Art Museum has hosted painting and photography exhibitions. The Memorial Wall on the site is dedicated to all the soldiers who died in the WWII, Korean and Vietnam Wars. The gardens cover 2.5 acres and can host weddings.
With the grounds including trails, a stage, a pond and a fountain with the sculpture of a silver king, the Casements was built in the beginning of the 20th century and was bought in 1918 by John D. Rockefeller. It can host weddings and other special events.
Consisting of four parks totaling almost 150 acres, Central Park offers opportunities for various activities including basketball, boating, fishing, outdoor grilling, tennis, and picnicking, among others. The parks are open from sunrise to sunset.
Situated along the Norris Dead River, the Highland Park Fish Camp offers 30 acres of untamed wilderness to showcase the historic central Florida before it was developed. Both camping and fishing are extremely popular in the area.
Also known as the Silver Spring State Park, the Silver Springs River encompasses several dozens of springs and many miles of trails connecting them. Picnic areas, camping sites, a museum, cabanas and boat tours are available on the grounds, among many other things.
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SW 34th St. and Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611 MoreLess Info
The Butterfly Rainforest features a population of more than 1,000 butterflies, from 60 to 80 different species, from all over the world. There are also exhibited in here birds, turtles and fish, among other creatures.
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SW 34th St and Hull Rd, Gainesville, FL 32611 MoreLess Info
Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art is home to a permanent collection with items dating from the 5th century BC to present days. It is one of the largest museums affiliated to a university, and it has an auditorium, a cafe and a museum store.