- The list below includes 181 free or cheap things to do in or near Smithtown, New York, including 116 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Bowling, Breweries and Pubs.
- From Blydenburgh Park to Caleb Smith State Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Smithtown and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Norwalk, Fairfield, Stratford and Stamford.
71% 7 votes
914 Richmond Ter, Staten Island, NY 10301 MoreLess Info
There are a wide variety of gardens at Staten Island Botanical Garden, and entry is free to most of them. The most popular garden replicates an ancient Chinese setting and includes a bamboo forest, waterfalls and multiple pavilions.
87% 189 votes
1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301 MoreLess Info
The Snug Harbor Cultural Center has on its site 3 gardens, a Music Hall which hosts a performing arts center, an exhibition of visual arts, and a veteran's memorial hall, among others. The facilities can be rented for public and private events.
87% 67 votes
1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY MoreLess Info
With four floors of activities, the Staten Island Children's Museum provides educational and artistic experiences. Children can learn about bugs, put on skits in the theater, work with tools, play with life-size game pieces, and create their own art.
97% 30 votes
1000 Richmond Terrace, Building D, Staten Island, NY 10301 MoreLess Info
The Noble Maritime Collection contains the art, writings, and maritime artifacts of artist John A. Noble. Exhibits inside the collection include his houseboat studio, a ship model gallery, and the atelier of Wichita Bill.
A 16-lane bowling center, Van Houten Lanes offers open and league bowling with automatic scoring and a pro shop. The center provides synthetic lanes, televisions, a pool table and a dining menu that includes pizza, calzones and craft beer.
94% 17 votes
Victory Blvd, Clove Rd., Forest Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10314 MoreLess Info
Situated on 209 acres, Silver Lake Park features an 18-hole golf course, basketball and tennis courts and fields for baseball, soccer and football. The park provides children's playgrounds, spray showers, benches, picnic areas and paved trails.