Top 10 Things To Do in Madison
1. Wisconsin State Capitol Building
The Wisconsin State Capitol Building offers tours year round. The beautiful architecture combined with the fact that it is over 100 years old, makes it a must!
2. Olbrich Botanical Gardens
The Olbrich Botanical Gardens are one of the most popular attractions in Madison. There are many gardens to enjoy so everyone will love it.
A fun and adventurous modern-day treasure hunt you can enter as many times as you want! You will be running the same route as our massive Treasure Hunt which will have you exploring Madison and the surrounding areas, including spots you likely haven't explored before! It only costs $10 and every time you finish, you will get $5 to the Adventure Hunt Store and be entered to win a FREE TRIP TO PANAMA! You can enter on your own, with a date or with a group of friends. No matter how many people you are with, you will have a blast!
4. The House on the Rock
The House on the Rock is a crazy sight to see. A ramp on the treetops is your entrance to this place. It was built in the 1940s and has wowed people since.
5. Lake Kegonsa State Park
Lake Kegonsa State Park features fishing, tons of trails, beaches, a pet swimming area, boating, a horseshoe pit, volleyball, a playground and so much more! This is the perfect place to just get out and enjoy!
6. Henry Vilas Zoo
Henry Vilas Zoo is such a great zoo. It features lions, alpacas, tortoises and many more animals from around the world. It is a great place to explore and the best part is, it is totally free!
7. Wisconsin Veterans Museum
The Wisconsin Veterans Museum honors all those who have served from Wisconsin. It is a humbling museum and a great stop.
8. Chazen Museum of Art
The Chazen Museum of Art boasts an impressive art museum including all forms of art from all different eras. There also are featured local artist’s work that you can admire.
9. Monona Terrace
Monona Terrace is stunning. The architecture was controversial when first built but now wows all who see it. Standing in the building, you get great views and can even go up onto the rooftop. Monona Terrace also hosts concerts and many other fun events.
10. Lake Monona
Lake Monona has a running path, fishing, boating and more which makes it a great place to play. There are also beautiful views at any time making this a must as well.