- The list below includes 494 free or cheap things to do in or near Wayne, New Jersey, including 118 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Bowling, Pubs and Specialty Museums.
- From Packanack Lake Tennis Club to Turf-City Indoor Sports Center, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Wayne and in nearby cities within 25 miles like New York City, Brooklyn, Bronx and Yonkers.
A city landmark, the Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum was built between 1836 and 1842, with its gardens constructed between 1914 and 1917. The original furnishes and other antiques can be now observed in the museum. It can host private events, such as weddings.
The only hands-on science and technology center in the state, the New York Hall of Science has more than 450 exhibits which acquaint the children with domains such as biology, chemistry, and physics. Some of the permanent exhibitions are the Science Playground and the Rocket Park Mini Golf.
Named after the late Francis Lewis, Francis Lewis Park is a recreational park that features basketball courts, bathrooms, handball courts, and children's playgrounds. The park also includes spray showers and kayak launching sites.
Home of the Mets, the Citi Field was built in 2009 and hosted in 2013 the Major League Baseball All Star Game. It has a total capacity of 41,922 seats. It has a restaurant, a family entertainment area, all sorts of eateries, and a Mets hall of fame and museum.
Some of the permanent exhibitions at the Queens Museum of Art are the Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass and the Panorama of the City of New York. Memorabilia dating to 1939, such as jewelry and books, can be bought from the shop.
A living history museum, the Historic Richmond Town covers 100 acres, in which the oldest exhibit is a 1695 house. Demonstrations, historic trades and crafts, and other live events are organized in here.
Thomas Paine Cottage Museum is open to the public as an historic house museum. The front room of the Cottage is set up to reflect what life was like during the 18th century. Other rooms contain permanent exhibits.
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2855 Ulmer Street, Flushing, NY 11354 MoreLess Info
The College Point Multiplex Cinema is a movie theater that offers Sony 4K Projectors, a food court, and Digital Cinema on every screen. The theater also has party facilities and assistive listening devices for handicapped moviegoers.
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 12402 Roosevelt Avenue, Flushing, NY 11368 MoreLess Info
Part of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Arthur Ashe Stadium is a tennis stadium named for former player Arthur Ashe. It is used for US Open tennis and provides nearly 23,000 seats along with luxury suites.