- The list below includes 185 free or cheap things to do in or near Maplewood, Minnesota, including 91 different types of inexpensive activities like Maze, Movie Theaters, Dog Park and Recreation Centers.
- From Battle Creek Dog Park to Plaza Maplewood Theatre, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Maplewood and in nearby cities within 25 miles like St. Paul, Minneapolis, Burnsville and Hastings.
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Participants test their driving skills on a track filled with twists and turns during this autocross experience
89% 18 votes
1847 Larpenteur Avenue East, Maplewood, MN 55109 MoreLess Info
Second-run movies are featured at the Plaza Maplewood Theatre which also includes a standard concession stand. Film showings are offered for a discount price, and the movies are all digitally projected.
75% 12 votes
White Bear Av. and Frost St., Maplewood, MN MoreLess Info
Ramsey County Sheriff's Department Fright Farm is a haunted house that features an all adult cast of performers. The haunting experience is produced by professional craftsmen, theater artists, and law enforcement professionals.
As a recreational center, Maplewood Community Center offers a variety of classes and activities for the residents of its city. In addition to a gym, the facilities include a sport shop, racquetball court, pool, and theater.
A former Federal Court House and Post Office, the Landmark Center is now a cultural center that hosts a variety of events, including dance theater, music, public forums, and exhibitions. The center is on the National Register of Historic Places.
A converted railway bed, Gateway Trail, features 18-miles of multi use trails just outside of the twin cities. Bikers, hikers, even the occasional horseback rider enjoy the paved trail and the picturesque lands it passes through.
Comprised of 12,000 square feet within an underground cave system, the Wabasha Street Caves is a unique facility that is available for private events. The caves have been fitted with stucco ceilings, tile floors, a 60 foot bar, meeting rooms, and dining spaces.
St. Croix River runs through Afton State Park, and offers wildlife viewing opportunities on foot, or by canoe or kayak. Explore the river via a boating excursion, or make stops at historical sites and apple orchards, or one of two downhill ski areas in winter.
97% 39 votes
193 Pennsylvania Ave East, St. Paul, MN 55101 MoreLess Info
Formerly a steam room engine maintenance facility for the Great Northern Railway, the Jackson Street Roundhouse uses exhibits to educate visitors about the history of the railway. Highlights include a roundhouse turntable and vintage steam engines.