- The list below includes 64 free or cheap things to do in or near Weston, Missouri, including 71 different types of inexpensive activities like Pubs, Art Gallery, Art Museum and History Museums.
- From Weston Bend State Park to O'Malley's Pub - Weston, Mo, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Weston and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Leavenworth, St. Joseph, Atchison and Kansas City.
Visitors can view a rotation exhibition of over 500 masterworks of French and English silk tapestries from between the 15th and 20th centuries at the National Silk Art Museum. The tapestry collection is both very highly regarded and very extensive.
The Weston Historical Museum is a historical museum offering a glimpse of what Platte County was like from prehistoric days through World War II. The museum maintains exhibits on Civil War relics, Native American artifacts, and historical documents.
The Frontier Army Museum is dedicated to telling the story of the Frontier Army from 1804 to 1916. More than 7,000 items are included in the permanent collection, including in here uniforms, weapons, and vehicles.
Displaying the history of Leavenworth as a frontier line, the Ft Leavenworth Army Installation displays many natural size exhibits, while also providing useful information about the area's history to its visitors.
Visitors can learn about the history of African-Americans and from the local community and across the country at the Richard Allen Cultural Center. The museum offers tours, workshops, lectures, and a variety of exhibits.