- The list below includes 261 free or cheap things to do in or near Fort Lauderdale, Florida, including 82 different types of inexpensive activities like Beaches, Fishing, Nature & Wildlife Areas and Malls.
- From Fort Lauderdale Beach Park to Las Olas Beach, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Fort Lauderdale and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Miami Beach, Delray Beach, Hollywood and Boca Raton.
The massive Coral Castle in Homestead, Florida is a remarkable rock garden created entirely from carved coral rock. The Castle was erected in secret over many years. Its creator, Ed Leenskalnin, carved each block himself.
Located within the South Dade Park, the Helen Sands Swimming Pool is a public community pool open during the warmer seasons of the year. The pool offers public swimming sessions and learn-to-swim classes.
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9700 SW 328 Street, Homestead, FL 33033 MoreLess Info
Homestead, Florida is home to the Biscayne National Underwater Park, one of the most unusual parks in the United States. The most popular activities include glass-bottom boat tours, snorkeling, diving and underwater photography.
RV camping sites, picnic areas and other amenities are found in Homestead Bayfront Park. There is also the possibility of renting canoes, while the marina can accommodate vessels which are no longer than 50 feet.
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8264 Northlake Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL 33412 MoreLess Info
Grassy Waters Nature Preserve is 23 square miles of wetlands, tree islands, forests and trails and is home to wildlife including white-tailed deer, otters, bobcats, alligators and rare birds. Guided canoe and hiking programs are available there.
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Jack Nicklaus Drive 10900, North Palm Beach, Palm Beach, FL 33408 MoreLess Info
The John D. MacArthur Beach State Park & Nature Center is a 438 acre state park and nature center. The park is populated by a maritime hammock, an estuary, a dune beach, and a limestone rock reef.
Featuring fully digital sound and stadium seating, Flagship Cinema is a movie theater that offers the latest film releases to its guests. The cinema also offers its theaters for group rentals and birthday parties.