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Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center

Closed Now: 8:00 am - 12:00 am
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beautiful Frank Lloyd Wright architecture

It was great fun walking through this complex and seeing all the photos and fact sheets about how... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
St. Petersburg, Florida
Love Monona Terrace!

I think this building is so cool. On the top floor there is an outdoor restaurant open in the... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2019
Madison, Wisconsin
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Guided tours of the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed building feature the history of the most controversial design of one of the world's greatest architects. Tour highlights include dramatic open spaces, curvilinear forms, breathtaking views, and a...more
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1 John Nolen Dr, Madison, WI 53703-3468
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was great fun walking through this complex and seeing all the photos and fact sheets about how this was designed by the famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

I think this building is so cool. On the top floor there is an outdoor restaurant open in the Summer where you can eat lunch or enjoy ice cream while looking out on the lake..A Madison tradition! On the bottom floor there is info about...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JennB99
Reviewed 28 January 2019

The Monona Terrace is a great place for visitors to get a view of both the capitol and the lake as well as to tour the inside and see one of Frank Lloyd Wright's major architectural designs. Many great photographs adorn the walls and the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Paula W
Reviewed 14 January 2019

We attended the home and remodeling show here. We have been here many times but each time the view is always breathtaking. It was nice to see it in winter with the lake frozen over. It is also a nice place to go for a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

The Monona Terrace in downtown Madison is a great meeting place. It is a large venue for conventions or other big gatherings. It has break out rooms and space for group meals. The design is largely from Frank Lloyd Wright and is beautiful especially at...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John C
Reviewed 3 January 2019

The building and grounds are really nice. The view is amazing. Wow, don't miss this place. Frank Lloyd Wright would be proud.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BAR1025
Reviewed 20 November 2018

We attended a holiday art show here. It seems to be a multipurpose convention center with many options. Can't beat the lake view.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tjwilson
Reviewed 17 October 2018

I have been going to dances and concerts on the rooftop for many years. The view is spectacular with the Capitol Dome lit behind the band, or the view over the lake. This is one of the places to go on warm summer evenings. You...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Monona Terrace has wonderful architecture. The view of the lake is breathtaking. The Capital is also visible near the fountain.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kumkumjaipur
Reviewed 25 September 2018

This place is huge with beautiful modern archytecture. The view is amazing and it appears to be a great place for conferences and events. Remember where you park, because it can get a bit confusing.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ellen V
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Dan G
2 July 2017|
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One hour. 1pm every day in season; Friday through Monday in winter.