- The list below includes 185 free or cheap things to do in or near Trenton, New Jersey, including 116 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Parks, Music Venue and Military Museums.
- From Pennsylvania Bridge to Cadwalder Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Trenton and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Princeton, Doylestown, New Brunswick and New Hope.
Guests can enjoy fresh produce delivered daily from nine local farms at the Trenton Farmers Market. The market also offers a variety of foods from 40 different local businesses including meats, dairy, and fresh baked goods.
Operating as a museum since 1939, the William Trent House Museum is now owned and operated by the state of New Jersey. The stately home is available to tour and the city hosts special events on the property throughout the year.
The Trenton Visitors Center is a center dedicated to providing information for visitors to the city. The center provides a variety of information, including dining, lodging, entertainment, and sightseeing recommendations.
Serving as an educational center for both Colonial and American history, the Old Barracks Museum is actually housed in the last remaining structure of its kind. The museum staff conducts daily tours and offers interpretations of American Colonial life.