- The list below includes 175 free or cheap things to do in or near Topsham, Maine, including 87 different types of inexpensive activities like Lake, River, Bridges and Visitor Centers.
- From Androscoggin Swinging Bridge to Cathance River Preserve, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Topsham and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Portland, Brunswick, South Portland and Bath.
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Originally constructed in 1892, wire rope constructed Androscoggin Swinging Bridge connects Topsham and Brunswick. Walk across the river on this pedestrian swinging bridge with a park and shopping on both sides.
A nature preserve open to visitors during daylight hours 365 days a year, the Cathance River Preserve features numerous hiking and walking trails. Guides offer weekend educational seminars and the Preserve hosts youth day camps in the summer.
At Maine Fiberarts Visitor Center, guests can explore exhibits featuring artwork pieces with fiber as the medium. The collection consists of rugs, quilts, draperies, books, and more. The center also hosts classes on felt making and basket weaving.