- The list below includes 122 free or cheap things to do in or near Columbus, Ohio, including 68 different types of inexpensive activities like Neighborhoods, Parks, Family Fun Center and Movie Theaters.
- From Ohio State University to Short North Arts District, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Columbus and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Westerville, Dublin, Hilliard and Powell.
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6975 E. Livingston Avenue, Reynoldsburg, OH 43068 MoreLess Info
Blacklick Woods Metro Park & Golf Courses offers a variety of amenities for visitors. In addition to the golf courses, it offers an extensive network of hiking and biking trails, picnic areas, and a nature center.
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4265 E Dublin-Granville Road, Westerville, OH 43081 MoreLess Info
Activities visitors can enjoy at Blendon Woods Metro Park include sledding, cross-country skiing, and ice skating. The local also contains picnic tables, a disc golf course, and nature play areas.
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1399 Lancaster Avenue, Reynoldsburg, OH 43068 MoreLess Info
Formed in 1975, the Reynoldsburg Truro Historical Society is a group dedicated to promoting and preserving the local history. The society operates a museum that is filled with artifacts and exhibits relevant to the history of the city.
Located within a neighborhood development, Riverside Green Park is a small city park with a number of amenities available for use to the park's visitors. These amenities include tennis courts, picnic tables, and a small playground.
Also known as the Heritage Sports Complex, Huber Park is situated on 42 acres of land. The park features five baseball diamonds, restrooms, a playground, and a .68 mile paved trail that can be used for biking or jogging.
O'Toole's Reynoldsburg is an Irish pub that also features live entertainment on the weekends. The pub holds a number of daily specials including a pool tournament every Monday, free pool every Tuesday, and free jukebox nights on Thursdays.
Built in 1995 as a salute to an inventor of hybrid corn, Samuel Frantz, the Field of Giant Corn Ears is a fun photo opportunity spot. The field features 109 ear of corn, each standing six feet tall and made of concrete.
Two 18-hole miniature gold courses can be found at Westerville Mini-Golf. The setting of the courses is complemented with an 80,000 gallon pond, two waterfalls, and landscaping in addition to several batting cages on site.