- The list below includes 128 free or cheap things to do in or near Apache Junction, Arizona, including 75 different types of inexpensive activities like History Museums, Hiking Trails, Ziplines and Music Venue.
- From Lost Dutchman State Park to Siphon Draw Trail inc. Flatiron, Superstition Mountain, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Apache Junction and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Mesa, Tempe, Gilbert and Chandler.
The latest attraction at the Challenger Space Center is the They Came from Outer Space exhibition, with items from the personal collection of Geoff Notkin. There are also outer space simulators, and a gift shop. Special programs for the entire family are available all around the year.
Featuring an indoor basketball court, American Sports Centers is a sports complex that hosts volleyball, soccer, dodgeball, and other sports games. In addition to sports, the center offers fitness classes like Zumba and martial arts.
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7602 S. 115th Avenue, Avondale, AZ 85323 MoreLess Info
Phoenix International Raceway or the PIR is home to NASCAR races. NASCAR fans flock to Phoenix International Raceway to catch the racing action. There are strict rules on what fans can bring into PIR.
With trails ranging from easy walks to steep climbs, the Old Dominion Historic Mine Park provides many options for hikers. The park also tells visitors about the mining history of the area and features historical mining equipment.
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101 N. Broad Street, Globe, AZ 85502 MoreLess Info
A non-profit arts center funded by member donations, The Cobre Valley Center for the Arts is housed in the 100-year-old former Gila County Courthouse. The center hosts a variety of shows and exhibits, and offers classes.
Sun Dial Recreation Center is a large recreation center featuring an exercise pool (with available automated chair-lift for those with special needs.) The center also houses the Sun City Mineral Museum, and is host to various concerts and special events.
A family owned business, Golden Hill's Nursery offers a wide variety of plants, all suited to the challenging climate and soil conditions of Arizona. The company encourages sustainable and ecologically friendly practices.