15 Free and Fun Things to Do in April with Boston Kids

Cambridge Science Festival at the MIT Museum. Photo by George Imirzian
No-cost or affordable activities in Massachusetts with children in April 2019

April is the month when spring really gets buzzing, and motivation to get out and about is even higher when activities don't break the bank. Of course, you can embrace free fun from the month's start with these priceless pranks to play on your kids. Then, as you enjoy the increasingly sunny days, try some of our top suggestions for (free!) family activities and adventures. From spring festivals to a science extravaganza to patriotic parades, April in Boston proves that quality family time needn't cost a thing.