- The list below includes 38 free or cheap things to do in or near Elizabethtown, Kentucky, including 48 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, Bowling and Art Gallery.
- From Elizabethtown Sports Park to Freeman Lake Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Elizabethtown and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Bardstown, Shepherdsville, Hodgenville and Clermont.
The Kentucky Derby Museum is the exclusive provider for the famous Churchill Downs Race Course. Tours include the track itself and the museum which details the journey of a race horse from birth to the finish line.
52 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Underground Bike Park Admission at Louisville Mega Cavern
1841 Taylor Avenue, Louisville, KY 40213 MoreLess Info
The large cave at the Louisville Mega Cavern is home to the world's only completely underground zipline and adventure tour. The attraction features five ziplines and three adventure bridges during the two hour tour while less adventurous visitors can take the historic tram ride tour.
100% 1 votes
701 Deer Creek Parkway, Highland Park, IL 60035 MoreLess Info
The Larry Fink Memorial Park offers ample opportunity for individuals to play and relax, including nine holes of Frisbee golf, indoor and outdoor tennis courts, a dog park, soccer fields, a pond, and more.
75% 28 votes
5079 Lincoln Park Road, Springfield, KY 40069 MoreLess Info
Covering 153 acres, the Lincoln Homestead State Park features the house where the president's mother lived, and also a replica of his father's 1782 cabin. A museum, a gift shop, a playground and other amenities are found also in here.
56 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Up to 48% Off at American Cave Museum & Hidden River Cave
119 East Main St, Horse Cave, KY MoreLess Info
There are 2 subterranean rivers flowing at the Hidden River Cave & American Cave Museum, more than 100 feet underground. There are three types of tours available, including a zipline and rapelling one.
92% 64 votes
712 Danville Highway, Lebanon, KY 40033 MoreLess Info
The walking tour at the Independent Stave Company - Kentucky Cooperage will detail to the visitor the entire process thorugh which the barrels are made. The company was founded in 1912.
The Speed Art Museum is Kentucky's oldest museum and has been home to countless art pieces for nearly a century. Currently undergoing major renovations, the museum is instead hosting special exhibitions and family art events at a satellite location named Local Speed, open on weekends.
89% 450 votes
1267 Green Acres Lane SW Corydon, IN 47112, Corydon, IN MoreLess Info
Featuring the longest cave in Indiana, Indiana Caverns offers visitors a chance to view rock formations, fossils, and waterfalls. The tour consists of walking through the Binkley Cave System and then taking a boat ride on an underground stream.
Spanning 311 total acres, the Hayswood Nature Reserve is divided into two main sections: a nature conservancy, with no atvs, lumber activity, or other signs of humanity, and a recreational portion, which has shelters, restrooms, and a fishing pier.