- The list below includes 192 free or cheap things to do in or near Shawnee, Kansas, including 68 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Trampoline Parks, Children's Museums and Sports Facilities/Fields.
- From Shawnee Mission Park to Mill Creek Streamway Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Shawnee and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Independence, Kansas City, Olathe and Kansas City.
Measuring 22 acres, Frontier Park features softball and soccer fields, a basketball hoop and access to Indian Creek Trail for biking and walking. The park has open areas, a pirate-themed playground and picnic facilities including shelter, tables and grills.
The Old Quindaro Museum is a historic museum that was founded in Jesse Hope with the goal of enriching Kansas City. The museum displays collections of photographs and provides guided group tours upon request.
85% 202 votes
1843 Village West Parkway, Suite 127, Kansas City, KS 66111 MoreLess Info
Specialty shops, electronics, children's fashion, restaurants, playgrounds and many other are found in The Legends at Village West, a themed mall dedicated to Kansas's most well-known citizens.
Originally formed in 1857, City Market is one of the largest and most enduring public farmers' markets in the entire Midwest. More than 30 full-time merchants are available at the site year round with fresh produce, meats, florals, apparel, and home accessories being offered from a variety of vendors.
53% 15 votes
1841 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 MoreLess Info
Phoenix Theatres Legends 14 is a movie theater that features 14 screens with wider aisles for more leg room and thick padding on the seats. They also sell beer and wine at the concessions stand.
Kansas City's Negro Leagues Baseball Museum honors the contributions to baseball made by the members of the Negro Leagues. The museum also addresses the intersection of athletics, racism and civil rights.
Kansas City, Missouri is home to The Steamboat Arabia Museum. Formerly a working steamboat that travelled the Mississippi River, the Arabia is now permanently docked and full of fascinating items related to its history. It also has a gift boutique.
1616 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108 MoreLess Info
American Jazz Museum hosts a permanent collection of jazz artifacts, including instruments, records and artwork, as well as revolving exhibits. A nightclub recreated within the museum features a video jukebox for viewing classic jazz performances.
Home of the Kansas City T-Bones, Community America Ballpark offers a vintage baseball feel with modern amenities. When not used by the team, the park often hosts community events such as concerts and corporate outings.
75% 12 votes
1800 Village W Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 MoreLess Info
CommunityAmerica Ballpark is home to the Kansas City T-Bones, a minor league baseball team in the Royals organization. The park features a variety of concessions, and hosts a variety of special events.