- The list below includes 70 free or cheap things to do in or near Springfield, Ohio, including 70 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Movie Theaters, History Museums and Architectural Buildings.
- From Hartman Rock Garden to Buck Creek State Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Springfield and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Dayton, Fairborn, Yellow Springs and Kettering.
Hartman Rock Garden is home to numerous works of folk art including models of Philadelphia Independence Hall and Mount Vernon among other sculptures made from a variety of materials such as stone, concrete, metal and more.
Buck Creek State Park comprises of a varied landscape of wetlands and meadows with numerous hiking trails, picnic grounds and campsites. Visitors can also enjoy many recreational acitivites such as boating, swimming and fishing, on Buck Creek.
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1340 East High Street, Springfield, OH 45505 MoreLess Info
At Frank Lloyd Wright's Westcott House, visitors can go on guided tours and learn about Wright's architectural style. The location also features a gift shop for those who are interested in souvenirs.
Springfieldâ€™s Clark County Public Library features an extensive collection of books and other printed materials, as well as access to a number of databases and electronic resources. The library hosts a wide array of special events, as well.
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936 South Tecumseh Road, Springfield, OH 45506 MoreLess Info
Within George Rogers Clark Park there are five miles of nature trails for hiking, picnic areas, and Hosterman Lake for fishing and non-motorized water sports. The bulk of the park is even covered by a 300-year-old beech and maple tree forest.
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745 N Bechtle Avenue, Springfield, OH 45504 MoreLess Info
Featuring two different courses available, Putt-Putt Golf & Games of Springfield is a miniature golf facility offering a number of amenities for its guests to enjoy. In addition to mini-golf, the center also has a variety of arcade games available.
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3815 Crabill Road, Springfield, OH 45502 MoreLess Info
A 100 acre park with 60 acres of lakes, Rei Lakes Fishing & Campground offers hook-up camping and fishing along two miles of lake shoreline. The campground offers combination camping and fishing packages.
The permanent collection at the Springfield Museum of Art contains numerous French and American artworks dating back to 19th and 20th centuries. The museum also hosts traveling exhibits which showcase a variety of pottery artworks, photographs, paintings and more.