- The list below includes 379 free or cheap things to do in or near Carrollton, Texas, including 96 different types of inexpensive activities like National & State Parks, Recreation Centers, Parks and History Museums.
- From Mary Heads Carter Park to W J Thomas Splash Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Carrollton and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Dallas, Plano, Denton and Richardson.
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600 Interstate 30, Greenville, TX 75401 MoreLess Info
Historical artifacts surrounding Hunt County in Texas forms the basis of the collection at the Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum. Yet, specific displays about the local military hero Audie Murphy and the impact of the cotton industry tend to be the biggest draw.
Celebrating Sherman's past, present and future, The Sherman Museum stands to educate those who visit on the rich history and culture of the area. The museums exhibits include fossil displays, a farm and ranch room, a virtual library and more.
Housed in a 1924 Masonic Lodge, the Sherman Jazz Museum exhibits a large collection of jazz records, videos, music machines and jazz memorabilia. The museum is home to the estates of jazz legends Maynard Ferguson and Roy Eldridge.
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107 N. Travis Street, Sherman, TX 75090 MoreLess Info
Visitors can create art at Painting with a Twist- Sherman. The studio hosts events where visitors can enjoy wine while a group paints a similar painting. The group is led by a teacher that provides help and techniques for painting.
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500 N Elm Street, Sherman, TX 75090 MoreLess Info
Home to the Sherman Community Players, a local theatrical group, the Finley Culture Center-Finley Playhouse is a facility that features modern staging amenities, as well as a kitchen and dining room. The theater group regularly hosts dinner theater productions here.
A movie theater featuring 12 auditoriums, Cinemark Sherman displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, arcade games, a private party room and a concession area with food and drinks.
A fishing guide service, Lake Texoma Striper Guide Service leads guided fishing trips on the lake and guarantees visitors will catch striped bass. The company also hosts parties and corporate getaways.