- The list below includes 17 free or cheap things to do in or near Albert Lea, Minnesota, including 35 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Bowling, Arts Centers and National & State Parks.
- From Myre Big Island State Park to Albert Lea Aquatic Center, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Albert Lea and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Austin.
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1301 18th Ave NW, Austin, MN 55912 MoreLess Info
Featuring first-run movies and stadium seating, Austin's Cinemagic 7 offers clubs, giveaways, and a variety of other promotions. The theater offers a special deal for each day of the week, and presents all films in full digital video and sound.
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405 4th St. NW, Austin, MN MoreLess Info
As a historic building, St. Augustine's Catholic Church showcases Gothic Revival architecture and stained glass windows. The church was established by early settlers of Austin, and was built in the 1800s.
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101 3rd Ave NE, Austin, MN 55912 MoreLess Info
The fun, free, & family friendly SPAM Museum is located in the heart of charming downtown Austin. It features the history of Hormel, and the iconic product that became America's favorite meat in a can! Come check out the large kids play area, try a new flavor of SPAM, and get some fun gifts for the family at th…
82% 28 votes
208 4th Ave. NW, Austin, MN MoreLess Info
Built in 1871, the Hormel Historic Home is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The Greek Revival house features many interesting architectural details and a unique Peace Garden on the grounds showcases old-fashioned flowers.
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409 1st Ave NE, Austin, MN 55912 MoreLess Info
With worship and service centers, weekly ministry programs, housing and emergency shelter, after-school programs,
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1600 10th Dr SE, Austin, MN 55912 MoreLess Info
A traditional bowling center with 34 wood lanes, Echo Lanes offers open and league bowling along with party hosting. The center provides food and drink options, a full bar, automatic scoring, pool tables and dart boards.
91% 92 votes
1304 21 St NE, Austin, MN MoreLess Info
The J.C. Hormel Nature Center is home to 10 miles of hiking trails that will take nature lovers and visitors to forests, prairies and wetlands of Minnesota. With its leveled and easy terrains, it is a convenient place for children to know more about nature and wildlife.
89% 149 votes
Gull Avenue, Clear Lake, IA MoreLess Info
Flowers and memorials still adorn the Plane Crash Site of Buddy Holly. The impromptu roadside shrine sits just north of Clear Lake, Iowa and is easily accessible by car or bicycle.
81% 27 votes
2148 340th Street, Forest City, IA 50436 MoreLess Info
Forest City's Pilot Knob State Park is a 700-acre park with abundant amenities. Its designated recreation area is open for hunting, hiking, mountain biking, dog walking and picnics. One of Pilot Knob's most unusual features is its Dead Man's Lake, a floating bog.
91% 45 votes
1045 South 4th Street, Forest City, IA MoreLess Info
Motorhome enthusiasts love to take the Winnebago Industries Factory Tour in Forest City, Iowa. Visitors learn how the company conceives of new designs and brings them to fruition. Call ahead for reservations, especially for group tours.