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Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Madison Gem

I have been going to dances and concerts on the rooftop for many years. The view is spectacular... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Cathy S
Awesome views

Monona Terrace has wonderful architecture. The view of the lake is breathtaking. The Capital is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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
+1 608-261-4000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

Thank Ellen V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had never seen this or Lake Monona so it was a nice visit. There is a bike path by the lake so,you can see the building from there, but not the entire structure. Information center was useful in getting to the terrace level.

Thank photobug429
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended a wedding here in the summer and it was a great venue. The ceremony took place outside with a great view of the lake. It was very picturesque. The banquet room also had an incredible view. The service was great! Overall an excellent place...More

Thank DPernai
Reviewed September 13, 2018

The Monona Terrace Community and Terrace was the best possible host for an Ironman event providing superior views and abundant space for the athletes to meet and store their race gear. Vendors were also located comfortably inside the facility for one stop,shopping.

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Reviewed September 10, 2018

Open to the public the convention center is worth seeing. Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural genius was behind the design. It was his drawings that inspired Madison to build the center for large events. Inside there are exhibits and displays that explain and pay tribute to...More

Thank RussellJW
Reviewed September 6, 2018

I was here for work and my god is this place beautiful! The views you get with the lake are breathtaking!

Thank Aaron J
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We had cocktails, dinner, dancing and lots of fun get togethers around the room with family and friends we haven’t seen for many months. Monona Terrace is a venue well worth the cost because they really know how to serve up a reception tastefully to...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed August 1, 2018

We were actually in town for a conference at Monona Terrace. It was interesting to walk into the building to find out that it’s actually open to the public. There were quite a few people walking by the booth to ask what was going on!...More

Thank Michelle T
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