- The list below includes 282 free or cheap things to do in or near Vancouver, Washington, including 80 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Parks, Bowling and Children's Play Area.
- From Waterfront Renaissance Trail to Esther Short Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Vancouver and in nearby cities within 25 miles like West Linn, Portland, Oregon City and Hillsboro.
92% 586 votes
612 East Reserve Street, Vancouver, WA 98661 MoreLess Info
This reconstructed 19th century trading post is over 360 acres filled with replicas of the original buildings, an air museum, a gift shop, a visitor's center and Officer's Row. Self-guided, Audio and guided tours are available.
91% 139 votes
One street north of East Evergreen Boulevard, Vancouver, WA MoreLess Info
Twenty-two fully restored Victorian homes that used to house historical figures such as Ulysses S. Grant and General George C. Marshal line this twenty-one acre national park. Several are open for the public to tour, including a restaurant in the Grant house.
Built as post commander quarters in 1886, the George C. Marshall House now sits a charming house museum in Vancouver, Washington. The house features elegant Victorian furniture, antique decor and is available for tours and private event rentals.
A home-style restaurant is nestled inside the refurbished home of Ulysses S. Grant. On the top floor of the Grant House is the Ulysses Club used for private business meetings and parties. There is a live entertainment schedule and super club as well.
A collection of artifacts related to the county and the Pacific Northwest can be found at the Clark County Historical Museum. The museum offers educational lectures and exhibits from Native American history to the building of Interstate 5.
92% 37 votes
13914 Northwest 3rd Court, Vancouver, WA 98685 MoreLess Info
A children's activity and entertainment center, Kids Club Fun & Fitness features a play structure with slides, a bridge, swings and a tree house. The center also offers swimming and dance lessons, party hosting, educational programs and day camps.
85% 34 votes
801 C Street, Vancouver, WA 98660 MoreLess Info
A 12-screen movie theater, Regal City Center Stadium 12 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, a game room, mobile ticketing and a concession area with food and drinks.
As one of the last spruce mill era hangars still standing, this museum provides a look at the 'Golden Age of Aviation'. It has been adapted to accommodate private parties of up to 300 guests and is located on the grounds of the Fort Vancouver National historic Site.
Part of the multinational theater chain, the Regal Cinemas Vancouver Plaza 10 is a movie multiplex that shows primarily second-run Hollywood films at discount prices. The theater features a number of promotions and specials.