- The list below includes 111 free or cheap things to do in or near Suffolk, Virginia, including 77 different types of inexpensive activities like Nature & Wildlife Areas, Movie Theaters, Visitor Centers and Art Gallery.
- From Bennett's Creek Park & Boat Landing to Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Suffolk and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Hampton.
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1000 Bennetts Creek Park Road, Suffolk, VA 23435 MoreLess Info
Situated on 57 acres, Bennett's Creek Park features water access for fishing, crabbing and boating along with tennis courts and a disc-golf course. The park also provides picnic facilities, a skate park, open fields and a nature trail.
The Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge is the largest remaining area of what used to be a habitat of over one million acres. Wildlife in the refuge includes hundreds of species of birds, black bears, grey fox, beavers, mink, and much more.
Located in a building that once housed the local court house, the Suffolk Visitor Center offers a wealth of information for tourists and visitors to the area. Maps and brochures are available, and the center displays artifacts from local history.
Built in 1837, Riddick's Folly House Museum is a restored mansion and museum that serves to educate visitors on 19th century history. Attend a guided tour through the museum or visit a reenactment on the mansion's grounds.
Offering a view of the Nansemond River, Sleepy Hole Park has a 5-acre freshwater lake that can be used for fishing along with trails for hiking. The park has volleyball and horseshoe courts, picnic shelters and a playground.
East Suffolk Recreation Center is recreation and fitness facility the features a full size gym and a variety of exercise equipment. The center also has a game room with air hockey, billiards tables, and video games.
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5860 Harbour View Boulevard, Suffolk, VA 23435 MoreLess Info
Entertainment from around the world can be found at Regal Harbour View Grande Stadium 16. Visitors come to enjoy the latest movies, concerts, comedy specials, sporting events, and much more.