- The list below includes 191 free or cheap things to do in or near Wilmington, Delaware, including 102 different types of inexpensive activities like National & State Parks, Movie Theaters, Art Museum and Specialty Museums.
- From Bellevue State Park to Brandywine Creek State Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Wilmington and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Newark, Philadelphia, West Chester and New Castle.
Penn Cinema Riverfront is a 15-theater multiplex featuring the latest technologies, including IMAX and 3-D. See the latest Hollywood blockbusters in their comfortable stadium seating while enjoying fresh, affordable concessions.
90% 10 votes
2111 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803 MoreLess Info
Organizing excursions to the Brandywine River, Wilderness Canoe Trips offers visitors 1.5 hour canoe and kayak trips where they can travel the river with a seasoned guide. The waters of the river are calm and are suite for beginner kayakers.
83% 6 votes
4840 Kennett Pk, Wilmington, DE 19807 MoreLess Info
At Delaware Museum of Natural History, visitors can view life-sized dinosaur fossils and displays containing educational information on topics like geology, prehistory, and ecosystems. The museum contains exhibits like an African watering hole and nature nook.
Featuring over 80 retail and food stores, Concord Mall has top retail chains such as Aeropostale, Barnes & Noble, Yankee Candle, and Ruby Tuesday. Announcements can be found online each month for events specific to certain stores as well as general events, such as the Antique Auto Show.
65% 31 votes
510 Justison Street, Wilmington, DE 19801 MoreLess Info
An entertainment center, Stratosphere Trampoline Park provides trampoline-related activities including dodgeball, basketball and the Hubble Bubble. The park also offers a hurricane simulator, climbing walls, a mechanical bull, arcade game machines and a laser maze.
A 16-screen movie theater, Regal Brandywine Town Center 16 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers self-service and mobile ticketing, a game room and a lobby snack bar.
An indoor kart racing facility, Mid-Atlantic Grand Prix offers racing experiences to drivers ages 8 and up. The facility also hosts leagues and clinics on racing, and is available for parties and special events.
A 62 lane bowling alley that has been in business since 1959, Bowlerama features a variety of attractions. The facility hosts open bowling as well as tournament and league play, and features a video arcade and restaurant.