- The list below includes 134 free or cheap things to do in or near Gahanna, Ohio, including 71 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Neighborhoods, Mini Golf and Playgrounds.
- From Creekside Park to Gahanna Woods State Nature Preserve, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Gahanna and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Columbus, Westerville, Dublin and Hilliard.
Great Seal State Park covers roughly 1,862 acres of land in the heart of the famous rugged mountains that are found on the Great Seal of the State of Ohio. Guests can enjoy horseback riding, hiking, Native American history, mountain biking, and picnicking.
90% 40 votes
Adjacent to the Historic First Capital District, Chillicothe, OH MoreLess Info
Adjacent to the historic First Capital District, Yoctangee Park spans 48 acres in total. Primary features for guests include tennis courts, softball fields, shelter houses, restroom facilities, and picnic areas along with the restored 1882 Municipal Water Plant.
92% 12 votes
PO Box 1613, Chillicothe, OH 45601 MoreLess Info
As an arts education center, The Pump House Center for the Arts hosts a variety of community events that include art exhibitions and receptions. The center has a gift shop with art prints, ceramics, and handmade Zimbabwe baskets.
Detailing the region's past involvement with the development of the telephone, James M. Thomas Telephone Museum showcases artifacts, photographs, and memorabilia in its displays. The museum has a special exhibit on Alexander Graham Bell.
100% 10 votes
39 W 5th Street, Chillicothe, OH 45601 MoreLess Info
From the founding of the town to its constitution, Ross County Historical Society features exhibits preserving the region's history. The society runs a museum, log house, library, and Colonial home for visitors to see.
71% 7 votes
7721 Lexington Steam Corners Road, Mansfield, OH 44904 MoreLess Info
The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is a motorsports facility that offers two track configurations for different kinds of races. The track holds races and enables visitors to take cars for a spin.
100% 1 votes
3815 Crabill Road, Springfield, OH 45502 MoreLess Info
A 100 acre park with 60 acres of lakes, Rei Lakes Fishing & Campground offers hook-up camping and fishing along two miles of lake shoreline. The campground offers combination camping and fishing packages.
Featuring a catalog of over 37,000 items, the McKell Library is a public library located in a historic building. The library features an extensive collection of books as well as photographs, sheet music, and manuscripts.
The Lucy Webb Hayes Heritage Center is based in the restored building of Lucy Webb's birth site. The center contains memories of the wife of Rutherford B. Hayes and examples of how she effected the white house.