- The list below includes 172 free or cheap things to do in or near Ballwin, Missouri, including 70 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Art Gallery, Horseback Riding and Sports Facilities/Fields.
- From New Ballwin Park to Margaret Stoecker Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Ballwin and in nearby cities within 25 miles like St. Louis, Florissant, St. Peters and St. Charles.
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2751 River Heritage Parkway, Alton, IL 62002 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to Mississippi River education, National Great Rivers Museum offers a variety of exhibits that highlight the habitats, cycles, and science behind the river. The museum hosts a public lock tour where visitors can discover how the locks operate.
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University Park Dr, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL 62026 MoreLess Info
SIUE Cougar Lanes welcomes both students and non-students, and it can be booked for birthday parties. This family-friendly bowling alley will provide hours of fun, and it also features a gaming room and pool tables.
It features the plants of the season, and they are well-grown and frequently watered. It's a rejuvenating location with an evergreen backdrop. The gardens are well-suited for taking a stroll or simply lying down.
Eckert's Belleville Farm has been the Eckert's family business for 7 generations. Besides selling fresh vegetables and fruits, the Eckerts also own a country restaurant, host birthday parties and other special events, and organize picnics.
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6314 Center Grove Road, Edwardsville, IL 62025 MoreLess Info
Playgrounds for both young children and pre-teens can be found at Edwardsville Township Community Park. It also features a skating rink and areas that are ideal for picnics or hosting outdoor parties.
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6633 Center Grove Road, Edwardsville, IL 62025 MoreLess Info
A 12-screen movie theater, AMC Showplace Edwardsville 12 displays first-run feature films. The theater offers RealD 3D movies, an IMAX auditorium, a bar with adult beverages, stadium seating, theater rentals and a concession area with food and drinks.
Founded in 1991, the Watershed Nature Center is dedicated to providing environmental education, passive recreation, and enjoyment of native habitats. The nature center maintains a one mile scenic walking trail and hosts several educational programs.
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715 N Main Street, Edwardsville, IL 62025 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to preserving the region's history, Madison County Historical Museum has Native American and early pioneer artifacts on display. The museum is located in a former resident's historic home from the 1800s.