- The list below includes 143 free or cheap things to do in or near Santa Rosa, California, including 109 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, History Museums, Parks and Skating Rinks.
- From Annadel State Park to Spring Lake Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Santa Rosa and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Bodega Bay, Petaluma, Rohnert Park and Guerneville.
Hikers and bicycle riders have access to many excellent and challenging trails within Annadel State Park. Entry is free. The park does not allow camping or off-trail cycling. Horses are only permitted on certain trails.
Spring Lake Park is a 320 acre park featuring a 3 acre lagoon and 72 acre lake. The lagoon is suitable for swimming and the lake for boating and fishing. The park also maintains several picnic areas and a campground.
Howarth Park is a 152-acre community park that provides recreational opportunities with a lake for fishing & boating. The park also features a softball field, tennis courts, picnic areas, unique playground structures, miles of hiking and jogging trails.
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Santa Rosa & Sonoma Aves, Santa Rosa, CA 95404 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to preserving the work and legacy of horticultural pioneer Luther Burbank, the Luther Burbank Home & Gardens offers self-guided tours. This museum also features elaborate Christmas displays featuring lights, ornaments and winter plants.
Dedicated to the legendary cartoonist and 'Peanuts' creator Charles Schultz, the Charles M. Schultz Museum is a must-see for fans of Charlie Brown, Snoopy and friends. The museum includes Schultz' personal artistic equipment, plenty of memorabilia and artistic analyses of Schultz' signature drawing style.
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2301 Hardies Ln, Santa Rosa, CA 95403 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to the memory, legacy, and creations of Charles M. Schulz, the creator of the long-running Peanuts comic strip, the Charles M. Schulz Museum has a large collection of related memorabilia. The museum features comic strips, sculptures, and other curiosities.
One of the favorite places of Snoopy creator Charles Schulz was the Redwood Empire Ice Arena, and it has become known as Snoopy's Home Ice. Visitors can skate, participate in hockey games, or simply enjoy parties.
Kid friendly and fun for the whole family. They tell the history of aviation from World War II and later. 35 historic aircraft for you to walk right up to and look at. Some are available for "Climb Aboard" on Open Cockpit weekends. Host your kids' birthday party here! They hold the Wings Over Wine Country Air S…