- 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.
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Featuring a variety of recreational, hockey, and figure skating programs, The Pond Ice Arena & Performance Center, is home to high-level on and off ice training facilities. The venue also includes amenities for private parties, a fitness center and restaurant.
Consisting of two indoor rinks, Pond the Ice Arena hosts public skating sessions, including a glow in the dark cosmic skate night. The arena also offers learn to skate and learn to play hockey programs for the community.
Located on the campus of the University of Delaware, the Fred Rust Ice Arena features a world-class figure skating center that is also open for public skating sessions. Many hockey games also take place at the Fred Rust Ice Arena.
Delaware City's Fort Delaware State Park is built on the site of historic Fort Delaware, a Union fort that housed Confederate prisoners during the Civil War. The fort is now popular with Civil War reenactment groups and is available for touring.
Kershaw Park is a public space for enjoying the outdoors throughout the year in a pleasant, lush environment. The park includes: playgrounds, barbecue pits, pavilions, paths, and water aptly suited for a variety of outdoor recreational activity.
A variety of guided tours introduce visitors to the history and horticulture of the Longwood Gardens. Spread over 1000 acres, the conservatory area alone houses 20 different gardens, including the Orchid House, Camellia House, and Italian Water Garden.