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Capitol Square

2 East Main Street, Madison, WI 53703
+1 608-264-6547
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2 East Main Street, Madison, WI 53703
+1 608-264-6547
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Any visit to Madison must include a leisurely stroll around the Capital Square and at least a short visit inside the Capital building. If you're lucky enough to be there during Farmer's Market season on a Saturday morning, don't miss it. Lots of really great...More

Thank GregoryMadison_WI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the coolest things in town, the philharmonic orchestra plays classic and modern songs while you hang out on the lawn of the capital. Order food from places around the square, bring your own Picknick, dine in a seated area (ask beforehand, reservation needed)....More

Thank Mario G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I am so proud of the square as well as the beautfy of Capitol building. I take all of my visitors there. And if the Farmer's Market is open, it makes it even all that much more fun!!!

Thank LeftyLofty
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We spend a lot of time at the Square. The farmer's market is like none other. The people-watching is great. The Taste of Madison is a wonderful event. Even just walking around at night around bar time can be entertaining. The view down State Street...More

Thank Badger_State_of_Mind
Reviewed 7 November 2017

impressive handsome building with multiple views around the outside. There were many steps making it more difficult for older less active people

Thank rblumen1
Reviewed 3 November 2017

A scaled down model of the U.S. Capitol. Beautiful and especially so at night when lit up. Capital sits on top of a small hill and is visible throughout Madison. During the summer and fall there is a great farmers market that rings the capitol...More

Thank ColoradoTraveler54
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful area that has a lot of homes less and those in less fortunate not getting appropriate services for food, housing and healthcare. Time for the people’s house to serve all the people. The Church in the picture is on the square and is a...More

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The Capitol Building is amazing and I highly recommend a visit. Make sure to see all of it and ask what there is to see. Protesters can make it daunting so try to go when there aren't any.

Thank TraveltimeTx
Reviewed 15 October 2017

If you visit on Saturday there is a huge farmers market which makes the area even more fun. Stop by because it is well worth a visit.

Thank robert k
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Take the tour of the capitol building. It's free and I guarantee you will be amazed!The architecture and art work rival many of the best museums. The tour guide was knowledgeable and brought the history of the place and the region to life throughout the...More

Thank John L
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Response from Terlayne | Reviewed this property |
I'm really not certain. I believe the Capitol has guided tours and is handicap accessible.