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Capitol Square

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2 East Main Street, Madison, WI 53703
+1 608-264-6547
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  • Average4%
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“farmers market” (118 reviews)
“art fair” (17 reviews)
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2 East Main Street, Madison, WI 53703
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"farmers market"
in 118 reviews
"saturday morning"
in 32 reviews
"art fair"
in 17 reviews
"state street"
in 44 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 8 reviews
"homeless people"
in 10 reviews
"food carts"
in 8 reviews
"cheese bread"
in 8 reviews
"fresh produce"
in 10 reviews
"people watching"
in 18 reviews
"dane county"
in 8 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 12 reviews
"walk around"
in 10 reviews
"monona terrace"
in 10 reviews
"children's museum"
in 6 reviews
"observation deck"
in 8 reviews
"summer"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Madison planned well. You can enjoy the culture of the city and experience so many shops and other easily-accessed areas from this location. Start your city visit here!

Thank 2017Queen
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is spectacular monument at night. The exterior is lighted to enhance the architectural beauty. Walking around the base walkways lends to the austerity of this building.

Thank Marcia C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The area around the capital is very nice, The are shops, restaurants & other attractions around the capital building. There is 1 hour free parking around the capital building.

Thank harryatkck
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Capitol Square area has loads of fun things to do. The capitol is a beautiful building. Loved all the shops and restaurants around the square. The farmer's market on Saturday mornings is great! Be sure to get there early, as there is a large...More

Thank leyaley2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this place on Saturday the 28th July, 2018. At the surrounding streets,on Saturdays, It is weekly farmers market day for the local residents. Nice surroundings. Huge crowd. Lot of people arrive to pick up the fresh vegetables and local products. Several restaurants around. The...More

Thank Canti M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Madison is the capital of Wisconsin and worth a stop. The downtown area has shops and restaurants. Beware that parking is NOT CHEAP. Some garages are $2 per 20 minutes (that is $6 per hour). Street parking is not much better. The Capital building is...More

Thank Limulus49
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a must visit when in Madison. Beautiful surroundings, truly impressive building. has nice restaurants around.

Thank Giedre R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Coming to see the Wisconsin state capital is no disappointment. I work one block away and often stop to see the beauty of the building, the grounds and the true wonder of this amazing atmosphere.

Thank SharonSue7
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The day I was here there was an art festival hosted by mmoca, there bc was probably 1000 artists and over 10,000 people circling the square enjoying art from all over the country. A great deal of unique art and crafts on display, as well...More

Thank alexmak01
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Summer farmer’s market at Capitol Square on Saturday was really nice to walk around. In the winter not a bad place either as lots of restaurants in this area.

1  Thank CalifSue
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505Carol
September 19, 2016|
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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.
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