- The list below includes 86 free or cheap things to do in or near Troy, New York, including 86 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Arts Centers, Bike Paths and Music Venue.
- From Uncle Sam Bikeway to Prospect Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Troy and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Albany, Saratoga Springs, Schenectady and Williamstown.
Bootlegger's on Broadway Albany / Capital Region MoreLess Info
Place offers a wide variety of pub dishes including specialty burgers, pizza, and sandwiches to couple with a refreshing drink
A house built in 1787, Historic Cherry Hill provides a guided tour of the grounds and a collection of over 70,000 items. The collection has items from between 1787 and 1963, including diaries, documents, furnishings, photos and clothing.
Pam's Pub is as friendly as Pam, the owner. The pub features TGIF fish-fry Fridays, Karaoke nights, Trivia night, Sunday football on a number of tv's and frequent live local and visiting musicians. The bar's kitchen serves American fare.
Built between 1867 and 1899, the New York State Capitol was the most expensive government building of its time. It is included in the National Register of historic places, and it is the place where special programs are organized around the year, such as the Halloween Tour.
Spanning almost 6000 acres, Albany Pine Bush Preserve is a fresh water pine barren with trails for hiking and nature walks. A unique and endangered ecosystem, the Preserve features informative exhibits, as well.
At the Crossgates Mall, visitors will have the opportunity to shop at locations like the Apple Store, Express, Macy's, and The Walking Company. Visitors who wish to sit down can visit the food court or watch a movie at Regal Cinemas.
A 76,000-square-foot sports facility, Sportsplex Of Halfmoon features three indoor fields and a training field used for sports including field hockey, soccer, lacrosse and football. It provides a game room, training programs, party facilities and a snack bar.