- The list below includes 317 free or cheap things to do in or near Richardson, Texas, including 94 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, Bowling and Playgrounds.
- From Crowley Park to Cottonwood Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Richardson and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Dallas, Plano, Frisco and Irving.
The Ruth Paine House Museum offers visitors the chance to learn about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in a home that has been restored to its previous 1963-esque appearance. Lee Harvey Oswald was said to have stated in this house the night before he shot the President.
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10570 John W Elliott Dr, Ste 900, Frisco, TX 75033 MoreLess Info
An entertainment center, Urban Air Trampoline Park features trampoline-based activities including open jump, a foam pit, basketball, dodgeball and fitness classes. The park offers food and drinks and can be used for private events and parties.
Fritz Park is a large community-managed park area that offers ball fields and basketball courts, picnic areas, playgrounds, and pavilion facilities available for rent. The park is also home to an 18-hole disc golf course and children's petting zoo.
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1201 TL Townsend Drive, Rockwall, TX 75087 MoreLess Info
Rockwall is a city that prides itself on it's High school Football. Home to the Rockwall Yellow Jackets, the Wilkerson-Sanders Memorial Stadium is a popular way to spend an evening rooting for the home team and enjoying a meal.
Located within the larger Wagon Wheel Park, the 66-acre Coppell Nature Park acts as a natural habitat for local bobcats, hawks, coyotes, and other animals. There is also an on-site Biodiversity Nature Center with several educational exhibits.
The Wagon Wheel Tennis Center offers public play for those visiting the Coppell area. Though located in an industrial area, the courts are beautifully designed, and the center offers rentals and refreshments.
A movie theater with 14 screens, AMC Irving Mall 14 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers reclining chairs, stadium seating, reserved seats, theater rentals for private events and a snack bar.