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University of Wisconsin - Madison

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Address: 716 Langdon St, Madison, WI 53706-1400
Phone Number: +1 608-263-2400

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Cool campus!

This is an awesome campus. Beautiful layout! I have been here for a couple Wisconsin state wrestling championships. Great place for this event.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Cape Coral, Florida

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is an awesome campus. Beautiful layout! I have been here for a couple Wisconsin state wrestling championships. Great place for this event.

Thank Charles1019
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The University is basically surrounded by a great lake. Many of the buildings has a good view for it. there is a path alongside the lake where you can cycle and walk. Great place to work out.

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We briefly stopped near the student center to view the waterfront. Very lovely on the outdoor patio!!

Thank A M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sitting along the shores of Lake Mendota, the University of wisconsin campus is very special. The heart of the campus is Bascom Hill and you should walk up the steep hill to Bascom HAll and look back down and you can see all the way to the Capital. Also stop by the Terrace behind the Memorial Union and if the... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

UW is a Big Ten (12) school. The campus is spread along the shore of Lake Mendota, making it one of the most beautiful locations for an institution of higher learning.

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Naperville, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

My kids and I visited here in October on a campus visit Madison is a beautiful campus in a scenic location with great lakeside views The University staff and students were top notch and provided us with a memorable experience

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Rode our bikes around the trail at the lake, but hung out at the fabulous beer and brat garden. Live music and nice for families too. Boats on the lake a pretty sunset.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

Its a wonderful campus and a great place for study and to hang out with friends and family. We have a great art and lakes and places to go biking,or even to take a long or short walks. You can choose to walk around the lake and stop along the little shop and have a bite to eat or to... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

We wanted to see the campus while visiting Madison so checked out the website and saw that they did offer guided tours on certain days and times. It just so happened we were going to be vacationing in Madison on the day of the tour. Online it showed you could buy tickets for the tour but it wanted you to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

This review is based on location and the downtown Madison campus, not academic excellent. If you visit Madison, it is worth your time to stroll around the campus. The whole campus is designed for bike and pedestrian friendly. The bike path and trail along the lake is a great assess. Visitors can walk up Observatory Dr. To see the spectacular... More 

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