- The list below includes 113 free or cheap things to do in or near Brandon, Florida, including 83 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Mini Golf, Movie Theaters and Pubs.
- From All Persons Rotary Park to Ace Golf Range & Pro Shop, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Brandon and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Tampa, Lakeland, St. Petersburg and Ruskin.
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Located in a World War II steamship built in 1944, the SS American Victory Mariners' Memorial and Museum Ship is a treat for history buffs of all ages. Still fully functional, visitors can explore all three levels of this cavernous ship.
Named for medieval keeps, or the inner strongholds of medieval castles, the Cypress Keep Equestrian Facility is a 50 acre area devoted to private carriage driving lessons and clinics for carriage driving for people with their own equines and equipment.
Roughly 12,000 years of powerful stories are told at the Tampa Bay History Center through a variety of artifacts and exhibits. Guests can learn about the early exploration of Florida, learn about cattle drives, and view a replica 1920s era cigar store.
South Tampa is a city region that encompasses various neighborhoods, including Bayside West, Hyde Park, Palma Ceia, and parts of Sunset Park, amongst others. It is bordered on two sides by Tampa Bay and Hillsborough Bay. The area is characterized by residential buildings along with various shops and restaurants…
Built as a movie palace in 1926, the Tampa Theatre is on the National Register of Historic Places and continues to play its Wurlitzer organ before shows. Most of the movies played are either old or new classics with some independent films presented every month.
Specializing in tarpon fishing, Tampa Fishing Charters organizes fishing trips through the Tampa and St. Petersburg area. During the off season, the charters take visitors out to fish for light tackle, utilizing live bait.
Downtown Tampa is home to various museums and performing arts centers, shops, restaurants, bars and nightclubs. Area attractions include the Tampa Museum of Art and Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park, along with events like the Fall Urban Art Market.
The Glazer Children's Museum is a childrenâ€™s museum dedicated to creating learning environments where children can play and discover. The museum offers several hands-on exhibits as well as educational programs and camps.