- The list below includes 44 free or cheap things to do in or near Chattanooga, Tennessee, including 58 different types of inexpensive activities like Specialty Museums, Nature & Wildlife Areas, Parks and Bridges.
- From Walnut Street Bridge to Lookout Mountain, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Chattanooga and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hixson, Lookout Mountain, Cleveland and Harrison.
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The Harrison Bay State Park can be found along 40 miles of the Chickamauga Lake shoreline within the wooded areas. Campers, boaters, and fishermen are drawn to the site as are sightseers and day-use visitors.
The Red Clay State Historic Park encompasses just over 260-acres of narrow valley land. The park was even the last seat of the Cherokee national government before the Indian Removal Act, and there are currently several displays and exhibits about the Cherokee people.
Prater's Mill has a rich history, involving the Civil War and the Indian raids. The 19th century Mill is still functional, even after a century and a half has passed since it was constructed. It can host special themed events, such as weddings.
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Learn more about the history of the local area at Museum Center at 5ive Points. Exhibits showcase the Ocoee Region of Tennessee. Admire the arts and crafts of the region at the museum store.
Featuring open grass fields and trees, Deer Park provides a playground with swings, a rock climbing wall, wooden play structures, a tire swing and a play car. It also has picnic areas, tennis courts, restroom facilities and walking trails.
A bowling center with a pro shop, Leisure Time Bowling hosts open and league bowling as well as private events. It has a snack bar and grill with food, drinks and adult beverages and a game room with arcade machines.