- The list below includes 267 free or cheap things to do in or near Baltimore, Maryland, including 121 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Music Venue, Art Museum and History Museums.
- From Federal Hill Park to Mount Vernon, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Baltimore and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Annapolis, Laurel, Columbia and Pasadena.
George Washington Shriver brought the home, now the Shriver House Museum, in 1859 for $290. Visitors to the museum can tour four restored floors of the home with costumed guides, and learn about the civilian experience during the Civil War.
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43098 Edwards Ferry Rd., Leesburg, VA 20175 MoreLess Info
Red Rock Wilderness Overlook Regional Park, Leesburg, has several miles of wooded trails winding to the Potomac River and scenic overlook. The river trail offers easy walking. Other trails include minor hills in this well maintained park.
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7019 Ashbury Drive, Springfield, VA 22152 MoreLess Info
The Rolling Valley Swim & Tennis Club has three pools of varying depth, swim lesson availability, a swim team, grills for cooking out, free Wi-Fi, and covered pavilions for the comfort and relaxation of guests.
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219 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
The Gettysburg Museum of History contains over 4,000 artifacts, including those from the Civil War, World War I, World War II, presidents, and pop icons. The museum also buys and sells historical items, and has experts to help you learn more about any historical items that you have.
Fun for the whole family, Lincoln's Lost Treasure is a favorite stop by locals and tourists. The company hosts an interactive scavenger hunt through the local historic shops that allows guests to be full immersed in the experience.
Ox Hill Battlefield Park is a historical park, as it was the setting for the only major Civil War battle of Fairfax County. Kiosks throughout the park teach visitors the history as they stroll through this peaceful area.
97% 291 votes
116 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Guests can experience history like never before with History Nerds Battlefield & Education Tours. Courses include subjects such as 'The Civil War Surgeon,' 'Custer's Last Stand,' and 'The Mud, The Blood, The Fear.'
Visitors can learn about the cultural history of Gettysburg at Savor Gettysburg Food Tours. Consisting of a one mile walking tour, visitors get to sample food from local eateries; which features baked goods, ciders, ice cream, and more.
Miss Betty's Ghosts in Gettysburg Private Tour offers up close and personal accounts of Gettysburg's past. The night tour takes daring patrons through barns, battlefields and bridges for an unforgettable experience.