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Free Things to Do in Colorado Springs

Free Things to Do in Colorado Springs

Looking to save some money on your next area vacation? We’ve got just what you need with our FREE THINGS TO DO in Colorado Springs. Don’t forget you can also check out the Colorado Springs Event Calendar to see what's going on around town, many events are free!

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To take advantage of these offers, please make note of the corresponding offer code. Deals and coupons are subject to change and restrictions, please call ahead to check availability – and don’t forget to mention the Colorado Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau! Deals & Coupons are not valid with any other discounts or offers.

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Hotel Elegante
Noah's Ark Rafting
Raft Masters
Echo Canyon River Expeditions
Quality Inn & Suites
AVA Rafting
Performance Tours - Save on half and full day rafting trips
River Runners Coupon
Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
Wilderness Aware Inn to Inn Rafting
American Adventure
Pikes Peak Mountain Bike Tours

Free

  • Free Museum
    View the various exhibits or attend an event at the Pioneers Museum in Downtown Colorado Springs.
    Offer Code: N/A
    Expires: 12/31/2020
  • Free 3rd Saturdays
    Come see the Olympic exhibit, Bass Gallery and History of Money for free every third Saturday of the month. Additionally, visitors can view a coin making demonstration on the mini-mint, a smaller version of a screw press.
    Offer Code: FREE
    Expires: 12/31/2020
  • Free Family Activity
    Visit the Focus on the Family Welcome Center where you can take a free tour, visit the bookstore and have the fun adventure of our children's play area which includes Birthday Party Rooms, 3-story slide, puppets, costumes and more!
    Offer Code:
    Expires: 12/31/2020
  • Free Info!
    Stop by the Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center before you head into the Park. Explore the exhibits and get your free park map.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Visitor Center & Cadet Chapel
    The Academy is open to visitors daily from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Visitor Center is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Offer Code: N/A
    Expires: 12/31/2020
  • Free Parks
    Check out the wonderful El Paso County Parks that are free to the public.
    Offer Code: N/A
    Expires: 12/31/2020
  • Uncle Wilber Fountain
    Located in Colorado Springs' first park donated to the City in 1891, the Uncle Wilber Fountain provides a fun way to cool down. This splash park is seasonal and supervised by trained CPR/First Aid staff members; in addition, management is lifeguard certified and/or lifeguard instructor.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Manitou Springs Mineral Springs
    Taste the different mineral springs found in Manitou Springs with this free self-guided walking tour.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Rocky Mountain Motorcycle Museum
    The Rocky Mountain Motorcycle Museum and Hall of Fame is home to over 75 original and fully restored examples of vintage and antique Indians, Harley-Davidson, Excelsior, Ariel, Mustang, BSA, Honda, Cushman, Panther and Triumph, dating from 1913-1983.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Old Colorado City History Center
    Learn about the history of the original Colorado City.
    Offer Code: N/A
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Starsmore Visitor & Nature Center
    Spring and Fall hours: April – May and Sept. – Oct. Tuesday – Saturday 9:00am – 3:00pm Summer hours: June – August Open Daily 9:00am – 5:00pm
    Offer Code: N/A
    Expires: 12/31/2020
  • Free Activity
    The museum is free and open to the public.
    Offer Code:
    Expires: 12/31/2020
  • Free Museum
    Stop by the Cripple Creek Heritage Center to learn about this historic town.
    Offer Code: n/a
    Expires: 12/31/2020
  • Free Museum
    The Penrose Heritage Museum feature 4,000 sq. ft. of artifacts and memorabilia from the history of The Broadmoor’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb as well as historic carriages.
    Offer Code:
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Tours
    We conduct tours Monday through Friday at 10 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. Registration is not required, and tours last one hour. For large groups, children’s tours, youth or school groups, please call (719) 487-7000 at least one week in advance to reserve space for a private tour.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Free Museum
    We preserve and portray the rich aviation and space history of Colorado Springs and Peterson Air Force Base. From our barnstormer beginnings in the Roaring Twenties, through the daring exploits of our World War II pilots and into the modern space era, our exhibits are sure to capture your attention. 9:00 AM - 4:00 pm, Tuesday - Saturday. PLEASE NOTE: A military ID or a Visitor Pass is required. Please call or go online to see how to obtain a pass.
    Offer Code: N/A
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Bear Creek Regional Park
    Bear Creek Regional Park is one of the most frequently used parks in Colorado Springs. Enjoy 3 miles covering a total of 575 acres; including, a garden, pavilion, playground, tennis courts, a dog park, archery range, a horseshoe pit, and a volleyball court.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • New Santa Fe Regional Trail
    The 14 mile portion of the trail follows the abandoned Atkinson, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad right-of-way. The gravel surfaced regional trail generally follows a straight and level course for the first 6.5 miles beginning at Palmer Lake. An easement agreement by the U.S. Air Force Academy provides a crucial 6.9 mile stretch of this trail. Trail users must not go off the six-foot wide trail surface as it passes through the Academy. Bicyclists must wear helmets.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Paint Mines Interpretive Park
    The approximately 750 acres of the paint mines have evidence of human life as far back as 9,000 years ago. The colorful clays were used by Native Americans. The park features fantastic geological formations including spires and hoodoos, and includes a restroom facility, four miles of trails, interpretive signage, and many natural wonders.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Free Activity
    Manitou Springs Heritage Center is based in Manitou Springs, Colorado, at the foot of Pikes Peak; educating citizens and visitors in order to increase appreciation and understanding of this unique community.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Art on the Streets
    Check out all of the art displays around the streets of Downtown Colorado Springs.
    Offer Code: N/A
    Expires: 12/31/2020
  • Red Rock Canyon Open Space
    Red Rock Canyon is characterized by a series of canyons and ridges sculpted by erosion of the area’s uplifted rock strata. The ridges and canyons offer beautiful views and sheltered enclaves for inspiration, varied terrain for recreation, and a 240 million year slice of sedimentary geology for education. 789 acres accommodates hiking, climbing, cycling, and horseback riding, as well as offering picnic areas, and a bicycle free ride area.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Barr Trail
    Barr Trail is a 12+ mile (one-way) hike gaining over 7,800 vertical feet from Manitou Springs to the 14,115-foot summit of Pikes Peak - America's Mountain.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Manitou Incline
    The Manitou Springs Incline, also known as the Manitou Incline or simply the Incline, is a popular hiking trail rising above Manitou Springs, Colorado, near Colorado Springs.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Fountain Creek Nature Center
    Discover and explore the area, including: Fountain Creek, ponds, marshes, meadows, and cottonwood forests. The center offers exhibits on the mountain background, wetlands, wildlife, plants, and weather and climate.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • America the Beautiful Park
    Playground; walking paths; picnic pavillion; and access to Midland Trail and Pikes Peak Greenway Trail
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • City of Colorado Parks & Open Spaces
    The City of Colorado Springs has over 9,000 acres of parkland and 500 acres of trails that include renown attractions like Garden of the Gods and the Manitou Incline trail. City parks encompass a diverse array of natural areas, including forested foothills, sheer-walled canyons, mountain streams, unique rock formations, expansive grasslands and scenic mesas.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025
  • Memorial Park Skate Park
    The 40,000 square foot skate park in Memorial Park includes amazing features such as bowls, a street course, backyard-style pool, a unique "hole-in-the-wall" as well as a 6-ft. and 14-ft. vertical ramps. There is also an events plaza with a picnic pavilion and natural boulders for seating.
    Offer Code: None
    Expires: 12/31/2025