- The list below includes 66 free or cheap things to do in or near Salem, Oregon, including 81 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Children's Museums, History Museums and Parks.
- From Schreiner's Iris Gardens to Minto-Brown Island Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Salem and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Albany, Keizer, Canby and Newberg.
As a family run operation, South Barlow Berries offers visitors a chance to pick their own berries during the summer season. The farm grows a variety of berries, including blueberries, blackberries, boysenberries, and silvanberries.
A family-owned and operated nursery, Secret Garden Growers specializes in decorative plants and flowers for home gardeners. The staff offer recommendations, consultations, and even installation and maintenance services for recreational growers and landscapers.
Offering beautiful hedges and topiaries, Boxwood Garden is more than a shop, it's a beautiful place to browse a collection of perfectly manicured plants. The enviable collection of cubes, balls and spirals makes for a fairytale garden come true.
Offering many horse programs and services, Tullymore Farm is an all inclusive farm that provides horse boarding, training, a variety of competitions, hunter/jumper sales, equestrian classes for varying skill levels, and much more.
Founded in 1963, Aurora Colony Historical Society the is a group dedicated to preserving and displaying the history of the local area. The society operates a museum with a number of exhibits aimed to educate about local history and heritage.
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Corner of Second & Liberty Sts, Aurora, OR 97002 MoreLess Info
A historic museum that showcases an 1850s era of Christian communal society, this is what the Old Aurora Colony Museum is about. It exhibits well-preserved buildings and houses of the Aurora community plus artifacts, archives and documents.
As a family farm, Usher's Tree Farm grows Christmas trees and offer a variety of tree services like shearing, fertilizing, and more. Visitors are welcome to walk through the fields at their leisure to view the Christmas trees.
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5432 Pacific Boulevard SW, Albany, OR 97321 MoreLess Info
The Cosmic Lounge/Lakeshore Lanes is a combination bar within a bowling alley. The site also offers live entertainment in the lounge on select nights in addition to an on-site miniature golf course.