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The majestic Roman Renaissance-style State Capitol has the only granite dome in the U.S. and inside has over 40 different types of stone from around the world as well as murals and handmade furniture. The observation deck, open in the summer, offers...more
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I went here on the Bucky parade and spent a whole lot of time in capital square & inside just marveling at this beautiful structure . Every angle is so detailed . The grounds are so beautiful . The square around it is also really...More
Absolutely beautiful capitol. The free tour and the tour guide were entertaining. Learned a lot about Wisconsin history. Enjoyed visiting the dome and walking around the top of the capitol and seeing the sights. Would definitely recommend!
We live in Madison, but the kids always ask to go in when we are at the farmer's market. There is a lot to see and climbing up to the observation deck is fun and a great view of the city (not stroller friendly). Each...More
The Capitol surrounded by 300 vendors and thousands of shoppers.........on a perfect Saturday morning......what a way to start the day. Grabbed some coffee and set off. The first circumference was to check out everything.....the second go-around was to buy what caught our eye. The cheese...More
Beautiful building architecturally. They don’t build structures like this anymore as the costs today with be prohibitive. Marble and Granite from around the world are on every surface. Old world style. Free weekday tours are well worth taking for a Wisconsin history lesson, the architecture...More
The State Capitol is located right in the centre of Madison, so there is plenty of parking in paid lots (pretty reasonable cost for a short stay). I did notice that there is also parking on the street available on a Saturday (the day I...More
Big impressive building. Center of downtown. The are is really cool, has a good vibe, lots of good restaurants, pubs, bars.
But overrun with bums and homeless. Not the out of work and unfortunate kind, but the annoying drunks and beggars. Literally everywhere.