- The list below includes 285 free or cheap things to do in or near Barnstable, Massachusetts, including 87 different types of inexpensive activities like Beaches, Fishing, Comedy Clubs and Art Museum.
- From Sturgis Library to Kalmus Beach, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Barnstable and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Oak Bluffs, Hyannis, Dennis and Eastham.
Baseball fans will enjoy a visit to Cape League Hall of Fame Museum. Inductees are taken every year and are announced at an induction ceremony. The Cape Cod Baseball League is an amateur baseball league started in 1885.
Veterans Memorial Park pays homage to veterans of the past, present and future. Special features include a seven-foot tall bronze soldier statue and a pathway of customized brick pavers engraved with soldiers' names and dates of service.
Hyannis' John F. Kennedy Memorial is a museum and memorial dedicated to the late President John Fitzgerald Kennedy. The museum includes hundreds of exhibits and hosts an extensive series of guest lectures and other programs.