- The list below includes 37 free or cheap things to do in or near Fredericksburg, Virginia, including 84 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Historic Sites, Specialty Shops and Battlefields.
- From Kenmore Plantation & Gardens to Fredericksburg National Cemetery, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Fredericksburg and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Stafford, Woodbridge, Manassas and Quantico.
Clara Barton National Historic Site is the first of its kind being dedicated to the life and accomplishments of a woman. It preserves the historic home of Clara Barton who founded the American Red Cross.
Glen Echo Park is a local art and culture center where visitors can participate in a number of workshops for visual and performing arts. The park also contains many attractions such as a Spanish-style ballroom, an antique carousal, children's theaters and more.
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46105 Loudoun Park Ln, Sterling, VA 20164 MoreLess Info
In addition to the historic Lanesville Ordinary & Post Office, the Claude Moore Park Recreation Center features several outdoor activities. The park has eleven miles of hiking trails, picnic pavilions, two fishing ponds, and live animal displays at the Vestal's Gap Visitor Center.
A 48-lane bowling center, Bowl America Dranesville offers open and league bowling with automatic scoring and bumpers. The center provides synthetic lanes, arcade games, cosmic bowling and a snack bar with food and drinks.
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7423 Cold Harbor Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23111 MoreLess Info
Beaver Dam Creek Battlefield is the site where General Robert E. Lee initiated the Seven Days Campaign against the Federals in 1862. Today, the battlefield features a bridge, walking trail and a scenic place for a picnic beside a creek.
The name for the Lost Rhino Brewing Co. comes from the surfer term rhino chaser. Their on-site tasting room offers a wide range of craft beers, light fare from locally sourced ingredients, and live music events on Fridays and Saturdays.
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21610 Atlantic Blvd, Sterling, VA 20166 MoreLess Info
The Michael & Son Sportsplex at Dulles is an indoor sports facility that features two basketball courts, three indoor soccer fields, and a small-sided soccer field. The facility is available for birthday parties and has a small arcade.
Both children and parents can socialize at the large Chibis Indoor Playground. Tunnels, slides, toys, play frames, hands-on activities, and ride-on cars keep the little ones thoroughly entertained while parents can enjoy their children having fun in a safe environment.