- The list below includes 82 free or cheap things to do in or near North Adams, Massachusetts, including 88 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Gallery, Lake, Bowling and Mini Golf.
- From Blackinton Mansion (North Adams Public Library) to Windsor Lake, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in North Adams and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Williamstown, Pittsfield, Shelburne Falls and Charlemont.
The Clark Art Institute is an art museum dedicated to advancing and extending the public understanding of art. The museum showcases several art exhibits and hosts a variety of educational programs aimed at helping people engage with art.
Hopkin's Memorial Forest is a reserve that spans Massachusetts, New York and Vermont and serves to preserve and monitor forest resources. A 4.3-mile hiking trail is part of the forest in Williamstown and is used for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in the winter.
Located alongside the Deerfield River, the Zoar Picnic Area is a popular location often visited by nature lovers. The area contains many benches, picnic tables, and grills, providing the facilities needed for a fun and relaxing picnic in the park.