Free Things To Do


Whether you are looking for a school field trip, an excursion for a camp group or just want to get out with your family to learn something new, Indiana County has several venues that won’t cost you anything. Our parks and trails are loaded with history and offer many programs throughout the year at low or no cost. Having fun doesn’t have to mean spending money.

Explore nature and enjoy the beauty that is so abundant in Indiana County. Visit any of our parks to spend a relaxing afternoon, or take a moment to read our Indiana County bird watching guide.

Free activities are perfect for families that want to save money and show children the value of spending time with loved ones. Homeschoolers or local organizations and groups are always looking for ways to provide educational activities without high fees. Use this list of free activities for ideas on saving money while still giving your children a memorable experience.

Visiting one of the 24 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places is one way of gaining a better knowledge of Indiana County’s interesting history. If you’re a fan of bygone times or architecture, you’ll love to see these locations in person.

Enjoy our walking and driving tours at your own pace and learn how Indiana County played an instrumental role in the region’s history as well as a main point for the Underground Railroad.  There are four covered bridges within the county with roads that wind through the countryside for a great day traveling the back roads.  Take the covered bridge driving tour, which incorporates how these structures played a role in history.

 Check out the various self-guided tour listings. Give us a call at 1-877-746-3426 if you need to know more about a specific venue.