- The list below includes 97 free or cheap things to do in or near Niagara Falls, New York, including 59 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Specialty Museums, Waterfalls and Hiking Trails.
- From Bridal Veil Falls to Niagara Falls, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Niagara Falls and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Buffalo, North Tonawanda, Lockport and Lewiston.
39% 18 votes
423 Walden Galleria, Buffalo, NY 14206 MoreLess Info
A movie theater with an RPX auditorium, Regal Walden Galleria Stadium 16 & RPX displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, game and party rooms, mobile ticketing and a snack bar.
A smoke-free atmosphere is provided by Allie Brandt Lanes, which offers general public bowling to families and leagues. On select evenings, the bowling allow even has cosmic bowling with special effect lighting and music.
93% 15 votes
Slayton Settlement Rd & Wicks Rd, Lockport, NY 14094 MoreLess Info
Featuring wooded areas, wildflowers and a waterfall, the Town of Lockport Nature Trail leads visitors through the town's first park. There are trails for hiking as well as benches, bridges and a large oak tree.
85% 291 votes
2655 S Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14218 MoreLess Info
Housed in an 1890 Victorian glass dome, the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens has 12 houses, including in here the Palm Dome and the Orchid House. Besides these, there are 4 outdoor gardens too, including a children's garden.
Spanning 633 acres, Knox Farm State Park houses a variety of habitats including grasslands, woodlands, ponds, and wetlands. Various scenic nature trails run throughout the park, and nature exhibits can be viewed at the Visitor Center.
With a multitude of local vendors set up in the market, East Aurora Farmers Market offers visitors fresh produce and other treats like baked goods, jam, honey, and other items. Some vendors also sell flowers and gardening accessories.
Filled with handcrafted gifts from local artisans, West End Gallery offers a variety of home and garden items for visitors to purchase. The gallery features glass artwork like glass jewelry, wind chimes, ornaments, and more.