- The list below includes 201 free or cheap things to do in or near Peekskill, New York, including 116 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, History Museums, Movie Theaters and Jazz/Blues Bars.
- From Blue Mountain Reservation to Riverfront Green Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Peekskill and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Beacon, Newburgh, Cold Spring and Ridgefield.
Dirty Sock Funtime Band Westchester County MoreLess Info
Goofy, high-energy kids’ songs from a band seen on the Noggin program Jack’s Big Music Show
The Peekskill Museum is a small historical museum housed within the former Herrick family home of 1878. The museum features several exhibits containing various historical memorabilia, and offers occasional educational programs.
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584 Route 9D, Garrison, NY 10524 MoreLess Info
The preservation and interpretation of Russel Wright's modernist home and studio form the focus of the Manitoga / The Russel Write Design Center. Public tours cover the main house, studio, and inner landscape on Friday through Monday while visitors can freely hike through the area on their own.
The Garrison Art Center features a variety of art shows and exhibits, as well as classes and special events. Its goal is to promote the creation, exhibition, and enjoyment of art for individuals of all ages.
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127 Warren Landing Road, Garrison, NY 10524 MoreLess Info
A 270 acre bird and wildlife habitat, Constitution Marsh Audubon Center and Sanctuary provide opportunities for hiking, bird watching, and photography. The center also offers guided tours, canoe trips, and an education center pertaining to the marsh.
85% 13 votes
415 South Mountain Road, New City, NY MoreLess Info
High Tor State Park is a day-use facility that offers amenities for the whole family. The park features a swimming pool, picnic area, and hiking trails as well as picturesque views of the Hudson River.
The elegant Federal period building known as the Boscobel House & Gardens provide guests with a look into the past and enjoy its unique beauty. Tours of the mansion and self-guided walking tours of the gardens and trails are primary attractions along with events like the Shakespeare Festival.
Built on the grounds of the West Point Foundry, Foundry Dock Park offers a quiet and peaceful ambiance. Thus, it is an ideal spot to watch for birds or to enjoy a casual stroll. Canoeing and kayaking is also welcome.
Located in Putnam County in Cold Spring, New York, the Putnam History Museum serves as a community resource to preserve the history of the county and the West Point Foundry. Visitors explore the area's history through events and displays.