- 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.
Waxahachie's Ellis County Courthouse is a historic building that is the result of a combination of architectural sensibilities and styles. The courthouse features sculptures of faces with unique and intriguing stories behind them.
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1600 Gendy St., Fort Worth, TX 76107 MoreLess Info
First opened in 1954, the Fort Worth Museum of Science & History, engages its visitors in an interactive learning experience. Featuring a variety of permanent exhibits, such as the dinosaur collection, planetarium, and childrens section.
Log Cabin Village is a living history museum housed in seven cabins and a one-room schoolhouse circa the mid-1800s that were relocated to their present site and restored. Learn about 19th Century frontier history with a guided tour.
Fort Worth's Omni Theater offers a distinctive movie watching experience. The theater features a huge IMAX screen with a 180 degree screen, and screens a variety of films, including documentaries and popular releases.
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2800 South University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76129 MoreLess Info
Texas Christian University is a research institution that offers a variety of programs for students interested in receiving a Bachelor's, Master's, or doctorate degree. The institution's athletic programs participate in the Big 12 conference.
Within a 30-acre park, Burger's Lake features a one acre spring-fed lake for swimming. The facilities at the site include two sandy beaches, a complete staff of certified life guards, over 300 picnic tables, a 20-foot slide, and six diving boards.
The Hulen Mall offers several shopping options to its guests, including Macy's, Sears, and Forever 21. Visitors of this site can not only dine at the food court and Red Robin, but also watch a film at the thirteen-screen Movie Tavern.
Providing dirt bike classes and racing, the Burleson Motorcross is a favorite destination for motorcycling enthusiasts. Racing is regularly featured at the dirt-bike and motor cycling site, with races beginning in the morning at around 9:00 a.m.
A 14-screen movie theater, Regal Burleson Movies Stadium 14 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, self-service and mobile ticketing, a game room and a snack bar.