- The list below includes 52 free or cheap things to do in or near Barre, Vermont, including 84 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Movie Theaters, Restaurants and Art Gallery.
- From Hope Cemetery to Thunder Road Speedbowl Barre Vermont, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Barre and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Stowe, Montpelier, Waitsfield and Waterbury.
Considered to be one of the best preserved Presidential sites in the country, the Calvin Coolidge Homestead is the location where the 30th President was born and grew up. The homestead contains the original buildings along side a museum and education center.
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3780 Rt 100A, Plymouth, VT 05056 MoreLess Info
In addition to the actual homestead that serves as the birthplace and boyhood home of Calvin Coolidge, the President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site contains a small village. Since the Village has been relatively untouched since the early 20th century, it acts as a living museum.
91% 70 votes
36 Park Road, Windsor, VT 05089 MoreLess Info
There are two separate areas of the Great River Outfitters & The Path of Life Garden. Specifically, the Great River Outfitters is an outdoor adventure outfitting company while the Path of Life is an expertly landscaped garden with 18 works of art on display.
91% 211 votes
336 Ruth Carney Drive (off Route 5), Windsor, VT 05089 MoreLess Info
Tours of the Harpoon Brewery are available seven days a week throughout the year and include a beer tasting. The site also features the Beer Hall that offers views of Boston along with the brewing and canning facilities with Harpoon beer straight from the source and some snack foods.
A 32-lane bowling facility, Rutland Bowlerama offers open and league bowling with automatic scoring and bumpers. The center provides video games, a pool table, a pro shop, dart boards and a lounge with food, drinks and adult beverages.
Plaza Skate Park features a 4,000 sq ft indoor year-round concrete park with marble and granite ledges, stairs and a bowl. Their skate shop carries equipment and apparel including boards, decks and shoes from many top brands.
Offering dog-sledding trips pulled by a full team of Siberian Huskies, Braeburn Siberians specializes in group excursions for small or large groups. Sitting and standing passengers can trade places to give everyone a chance to drive the team.