- The list below includes 245 free or cheap things to do in or near Westland, Michigan, including 74 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Movie Theaters, Skate Parks and Skating Rinks.
- From Hines Park to Tattan Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Westland and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ann Arbor, Dearborn, Canton and Detroit.
The Detroit Institute of Art has over 60,000 pieces of art divided into several galleries including Africa, Oceania, and Indigenous Americas; American Art; Asia and the Islamic World; and European Art. The institute also has a large gallery of African American art.
Martin Road Park is a small neighborhood park featuring several scenic walking paths. The park also offers a basketball court, soccer fields, softball fields, sledding path, children's playground, and an in-line rink.
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1109 Geddes Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 MoreLess Info
The Exhibit Museum of Natural History contains the largest display of dinosaur fossils in Michigan, along with a planetarium, anthropology, and geology exhibits. Visitors can attend Science Cafes where experts discuss hot topics in science.
Featuring an IMAX dome theater that plays educational documentaries, Michigan Science Center hosts rotating exhibits and live science demonstrations. The center also has a kids' area for ages 5 and under with age-appropriate exhibits.
Specializing in the showing of independent films, the Landmark Main Art Theatre provides its guests with a unique and memorable movie experience. The theater offers student discounts, matinee pricing, and weekend midnight movie specials.
Showing both local and famous talent, Mark Ridley's Comedy Castle is a comedy club that offers 90 minute performances. On Wednesdays, the venue hosts open mic night where anyone can go on stage and perform comedy.
Students can choose from among almost 250 areas of study at the University of Michigan. In addition, students can participate in over 25 intermural sports, and participate or cheer on 17 men's and 14 women's NCAA Division I teams.
Located on the Huron River, Argo Canoe Livery offers a variety of rentals, including canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, tubes, and rafts. They also feature several river trips of varying lengths suitable for groups.
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315 E. Warren Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201 MoreLess Info
The documentation, preservation, and interpretation of African American culture and history is conducted at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History. Each year the site serves as the venue for the African World Festival as well.