- 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.
57% 35 votes
601 E Palace Parkway, Grand Prairie, TX 75050 MoreLess Info
With a collection of lifelike wax sculptures, Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Odditorium has exhibits featuring major historical figures and celebrities. One exhibit has a mirror maze where visitors have to navigate through a path lined with mirrors.
Located in Heritage Park, the Grapevine Botanical Garden features hundreds of plant varieties for public viewing. There are also walking trails, ponds, streams, and sitting areas for general leisure purposes.
There is plenty to do at Villages of Bear Creek Park, which features a beautiful and tranquil nature trail, dog park, and athletic fields, playgrounds, and picnic areas. There is also an off-leash area within the dog park.
Situated on Lake Grapevine, Murrel Park has scenic water views, shade trees and plenty of acreage for recreation. Popular activities here are camping, boating fishing, hiking, biking and visiting Little Pet's Restaurant.
83% 158 votes
4601 Highway 360, Fort Worth, TX 76155 MoreLess Info
Named after Cyrus Rowlett Smith, a former president of American Airlines, the American Airlines CR Smith Museum features several airplane related exhibits. The museum also offers a variety of educational opportunities, including a weekly educational program.
60% 224 votes
709 South Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051 MoreLess Info
The Grapevine Vintage Railroad offers rides on a train pulled by an 1896 steam locomotive, the oldest continuously operating steam engine in the southern United States, or a 1953 GP-7 diesel locomotive. The railroad offers special days like Thomas the Train days, great train robberies, and Christmas train rides…
100% 5 votes
120 W. Main Street, Grand Prairie, TX 75050 MoreLess Info
Open late March through Mid-December, the Grand Prairie Farmers Market presents some of the best finds in local produce, meat and dry goods in the Grand Prairie area. Vendors encourage market goers to sample their fresh products.
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410 E Red bird Ln, Duncanville, TX 75116 MoreLess Info
The Free Agents Baseball & Softball Training Facility is a public indoor training facility that features 7 tunnels that are equipped with L screens. The facility has free Wi-Fi, concessions, and a meeting room.