- The list below includes 29 free or cheap things to do in or near Needles, California, including 29 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Ziplines, History Museums and Nature & Wildlife Areas.
- From Moabi Regional Park to Needles Marina Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Needles and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Laughlin, Bullhead City, Lake Havasu City and Kingman.
Constructed during World War II, Kingman Army Air Field Museum was originally an aerial gunnery training base where 35,000 cadets were trained. Today it contains artifacts, photos, and displays commemorating its history and documenting other American wars.
Originally a training facility that trained over 6,000 gunners, Kingman Army Airfield Museum offers a WWII historical experience. The museum has a tour of the facilities as well as original artifacts and photographs from the period available for viewing.
Playgrounds, restaurants, camping sites and beaches are only some of the things to be found at the Buckskin Mountain State Park. In here there are held each week special events, such as the Ice-Cream Social and the Evening Campfire.