- The list below includes 205 free or cheap things to do in or near Litchfield, Connecticut, including 117 different types of inexpensive activities like History Museums, Hiking Trails, Farms & Ranches and Nature & Wildlife Areas.
- From Big Cathedral Trail to White Memorial Conservation Center, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Litchfield and in nearby cities within 25 miles like West Hartford, Simsbury, Bristol and Kent.
Built on the grounds of the West Point Foundry, Foundry Dock Park offers a quiet and peaceful ambiance. Thus, it is an ideal spot to watch for birds or to enjoy a casual stroll. Canoeing and kayaking is also welcome.
An outfitter for river adventure trips, Hudson River Expeditions offers canoe, paddleboard, and kayak rentals, as well as boats for sale. The company offers instruction in all of these vehicles, as well as guided trips.
At Puttin Plus Inc, visitors can play an 18-hole miniature golf course landscaped with palm trees, ponds, and more. The center also has go-karting, batting cages, an arcade, laser tag, and water tag activities.
Gallery Billiards & Bar opened their doors in 1990 and offers billiard leagues, tournaments and daily specials. Patrons can come to play billiards, take lessons or enjoy the full bar that provides beer on tap.
Designed by the Hudson River School painter Frederic E. Church, the Olana State Historic Site features his family home, studio, and estate. The Persian-inspired house offers daily tours, and visitors can also view the 250 acres of an artist-designed landscape which is available through five miles of carriage tr…
Featuring Connecticut's historical covered bridges, Salmon River State Forest consists of a large river and its surrounding forest. Visitors are allowed to hunt and fish in the park. There is also a designated picnic area that has grills.
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Fire equipment, apparatus, gear, and photographs are the primary collections at the FASNY Museum of Firefighting. Events and programs are regularly held at the institution, including summer workshops, Dalmatian Day, and fun children-centered monthly programs.