- The list below includes 119 free or cheap things to do in or near Bath, Maine, including 83 different types of inexpensive activities like Fishing, Hiking Trails, Pubs and Specialty Museums.
- From Library Park to Josephine Newman Sanctuary, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Bath and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Brunswick, Boothbay Harbor, Freeport and Boothbay.
A nature preserve open to visitors during daylight hours 365 days a year, the Cathance River Preserve features numerous hiking and walking trails. Guides offer weekend educational seminars and the Preserve hosts youth day camps in the summer.
The Joshua L. Chamberlain museum is located in the restored home of the Gettysburg hero who also served as governor and university president after the war. Daily tours through the museum are conducted by the local historical society.
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Bridge Street and Mill Street, Topsham, ME 04011 MoreLess Info
Originally constructed in 1892, wire rope constructed Androscoggin Swinging Bridge connects Topsham and Brunswick. Walk across the river on this pedestrian swinging bridge with a park and shopping on both sides.
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Barters Island Road, Boothbay, ME 4537 MoreLess Info
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens are waterfront gardens featuring a number of attractions including waterfalls, a visitor center and other specialty gardens in addition to multiple artworks installed within the premises.
Reid State Park features a sandy beach unlike the usual rocky shoreline which is found in Maine in addition to a number of hiking trails. Visitors can also enjoy activities like picnicking, swimming and wildlife watching here.