- The list below includes 97 free or cheap things to do in or near Williamstown, Massachusetts, including 89 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Museum, National & State Parks, Hiking Trails and Music Venue.
- From Williams College to Hopkin's Memorial Forest, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Williamstown and in nearby cities within 25 miles like North Adams, Troy, Lenox and Pittsfield.
With a peak of 632 ft., the Little Tom Mountain is situated in the Connecticut River Valley within 2,500 acres of conservation land. A 5 mile round trip trail provides access to a scenic view overlooking the river valley.
Visitors can enjoy over 30 miles of marked trails on the Mount Holyoke Range at Holyoke Range State Park. The park accommodates a variety of outdoor activities including walking, hiking, horseback riding, snowmobiling, and hunting.
Musical productions are the central focus of the Weston Playhouse that operates exclusively during the summer months of June, July, and August. The playhouse also has a cafe on-site that takes reservations for dinner and show arrangements.
A baseball and softball training facility, The Batters Box offers batting cages and instruction from coaches with baseball and softball backgrounds. The facility offers camps and clinics as well as a shop with sports-related items.
A working organic dairy farm and educational centre, Stonewall Farm operates a farm stand and dairy operation, and guests can visit the grounds and barns, watch a milking, or interact with the animals, or hike on a network of trails on the property.