- The list below includes 208 free or cheap things to do in or near Watsonville, California, including 98 different types of inexpensive activities like Dog Park, Parks, Walking Trails and Family Fun Center.
- From Sunset State Beach to Mount Madonna County Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Watsonville and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Monterey, Santa Cruz, Pacific Grove and Morgan Hill.
Packed full of artifacts that tell a story of local history, the Ralph Leroy Milliken Museum is a gem. Learn about the development of Los Banos through pictures, paintings, agriculture equipment, and much more.
At Milliken Museum, visitors can browse exhibits displaying artifacts relevant to the Native American, pioneer, and agricultural history of the region. These artifacts include carriages, record players, documents, and antique photographs.