- The list below includes 120 free or cheap things to do in or near Melbourne Beach, Florida, including 47 different types of inexpensive activities like Visitor Centers, Fishing, Art Museum and Beaches.
- From Ryckman Park to Sebastian Inlet State Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Melbourne Beach and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Cape Canaveral, Melbourne, Cocoa Beach and Sebastian.
The Ted Moorhead Lagoon House is home to a natural history museum, library, gift shop, and 100 foot lagoon boardwalk. Visitors can view dolphins, birds, manatees and other wildilfe or attend one of a number of community workshops and events.
Palm Bay Kayaks Eco Tours are ecologically friendly kayak tours that offer kayak safety tips as well as the information about the history of Turkey Creek. The company provides the kayaks, paddles, and also a dry bag for valuable items.
The Botanical Gardens at Florida Tech is a 15 acre botanical garden in the heart of campus. The gardens are open to the public and available for individual and guided tours, as well as special events. Of particular note are the abundant varieties of palm.
Nature encounter tours and customized trips are provided through Karen's Kayaks. The equipment is brought to the site no matter if the tour is guided or self guided so that visitors do not have to arrange for separate rentals.