- 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.
With exhibits featuring the City of Norwalk, Norwalk Museum contains maps, photographs, pottery, letters, manuscripts, signs and a library of over 500 books. The museum offers tours as well as educational programs and lectures.
Built on the site of a vintage railroad switching station, the SoNo Switch Tower Museum is located in Norwalk, Connecticut. It features indoor and outdoor exhibits. Admission and parking are free, but donations are cheerfully received.
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6 Bourn Place, U-5212, Storrs, CT 06269 MoreLess Info
The Ballard Institute and Museum of Photography features temporary exhibitions and a permanent library and archive. The institute also offers workshops for those who wish to learn about puppetry and toy theatre.
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12.2 Miles of Linear Park, New Paltz, NY 12561 MoreLess Info
Spend the day walking, hiking, or bicycling the Wallkill Valley Rail trail. Other activities include horseback riding and skiing and snowshoeing in the winter. The trail extends 22 miles and borders forest, apple orchards and more.
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Water Street Market, 10 Main Street, New Paltz, NY 12561 MoreLess Info
G. Steve Jordan Gallery exclusively features fine art landscape photographs of the Shawangunk Ridge and the Hudson Valley in a variety of formats and sizes. Gallery photographs are open edition digital inkjet prints produced using a pigmented archival inkset.
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SUNY New Paltz, 1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz, NY 12561 MoreLess Info
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art is the home to a diverse collection of art exhibits that includes metals, paintings, sculptures, and photography. The museum offers tours and hosts other public programs and events.
Located just outside Hudson, New York, the Deborah Davis Fine Art Gallery features the works of many artists, including regional artists as well as Canadian, Israeli, and European artists. The gallery is open by appointment.