- The list below includes 75 free or cheap things to do in or near Louisville, Kentucky, including 51 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Specialty Museums, Movie Theaters and Bowling.
- From Cave Hill Cemetery to Cherokee Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Louisville and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Clarksville, Jeffersonville, Corydon and New Albany.
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1267 Green Acres Lane SW Corydon, IN 47112, Corydon, IN MoreLess Info
Featuring the longest cave in Indiana, Indiana Caverns offers visitors a chance to view rock formations, fossils, and waterfalls. The tour consists of walking through the Binkley Cave System and then taking a boat ride on an underground stream.
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106 N Second Ave, La Grange, Kentucky, LaGrange, KY 40031 MoreLess Info
Established as a courthouse in the 1840s, Oldham County History Center is a source of genealogical records and historical artifacts for Oldham county. The works and writings of D.W. Griffith and Annie Fellows Johnston are featured in the museum.
Covering more than 14,000 acres, the Bernheim Arboretum & Forest was established in 1929 and, since 1950 when it was opened for public, it has received approximately 200,000 visitors each year. There are more than 32 miles of trails, and more than 8,000 plant species in here.
Operated by a community arts association, Gallery 104 provides a home to exhibit, view, and purchase the works of local artists. Featuring paintings, sculpture, and folk art, the gallery also offers classes for adults and children alike.
An eight-screen movie theater, Regal Shelbyville Stadium 8 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, a game room, mobile ticketing and a concession area with food and drinks.
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850 Otter Creek Park Road, Brandenburg, KY MoreLess Info
Head to the great outdoors at Otter Creek Outdoor Recreation Area for a great camping experience. Available activities include fishing, hunting, hiking, running, camping, biking, and horseback riding on the extensive trails.
On O'Bannon Woods State Park are found 9 trails, a nature center, and camping sites with all the amenities included, a Family Aquatic Center and others. There is also a Stagestop campground which accommodates people in manners similar to those of the past centuries.
Situated on 130 acres, Clear Creek Park provides access to Lake Shelby for boating and fishing. The park also offers facilities for basketball, tennis, golf and baseball along with a children's playground and areas suitable for picnicking and camping.