- The list below includes 122 free or cheap things to do in or near Ann Arbor, Michigan, including 78 different types of inexpensive activities like Canoeing, Botanical Gardens, National & State Parks and Bowling.
- From University of Michigan to Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library & Museum, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Ann Arbor and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Westland, Canton, Howell and Livonia.
A movie theater with a Cinemark XD auditorium, Franklin Park 16 and XD displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, arcade games, a full bar, a party room and a restaurant.
The Wildwood Preserve Metropark features estate buildings, a manor house, and a visitor center. The site, which connects to university trails, also features indoor and picnic shelters and a playground.
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35400 Van Dyke Avenue, Sterling Heights, MI 48312 MoreLess Info
A movie theater featuring 20 auditoriums, MJR Marketplace Digital Cinema 20 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers stadium seating, arcade games and a concession area with food and drinks.
Two toddler lot playgrounds are offered within the Rochester Municipal Park. Other facilities at the park include over a mile of paved pathways, a sand volleyball court, lighted tennis courts, and a pond that is available for ice skating in the winter.
Rochester Play is an indoor children's play center with several climbing structures and toddler area. Adults are encouraged to participate with their children or can relax in the nutritious cafe with free wifi. Private parties and summer camp also available.
With 15,000 square feet of space, the Hermitage Gallery features a large variety of oil paintings dating back to the 18th century. Their goal is to offer paintings and sculptures that are affordable to all, starting at $100 on up.
Paint Creek Center For the Arts is dedicated to promoting the arts and artistic excellence through a full range of cultural programs including exhibitions, studio art classes, outreach programs, community involvement projects and the Art & Apples Festival.
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108 E 2nd Street, Rochester, MI 48307 MoreLess Info
Established in 1946, the Rochester Avon Recreation Authority is a recreational service organization that has the goal of enriching lives through programs, classes, and events. The organization has a multi-use indoor turf facility.