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Historic Inside Tour of Downtown Madison

Historic Inside Tour of Downtown Madison

Duration:1 hour total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I am a native Madisonian. I have lived in Madison for over 30 years and grew up learning all the history and secrets about Madison that traditional tour guides won't tell you! I am very proud of our small town history and know where all the great spots are!
Mandy
Mandy
Mandy
Mandy

What we’ll do

We will meet at a local park where the historical tour will begin. We will walk around our small town and I will point out all the significant historical locations, while also sharing all the favorite local spots to visit. We will also stop in for a drink at a local coffee shop. Our tour will end at the same park we started.

What else you should know

Some of the buildings cost for a private tour of the inside, those can be done following our walking tour.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
I will provide a few snacks and bottled water during the tour.

What to bring

If weather permits, bring umbrella or raincoat.

Where you'll be

Town Park- newly built park. Old Cemetary- Madison's well-known historical cemetery. Heritage Hall- Over 200 years old, this home was a private residence until 1977. Cultural Center- Built in 1895 as a schoolhouse and served that purpose until 1957. Has served as a center for performing arts since 1977. Court House- Built in 1845 over the location of the original courthouse which burned in 1844. Madison Visitors Center- originally City Hall

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

If weather permits, bring umbrella or raincoat.

More tips

Some of the buildings cost for a private tour of the inside, those can be done following our walking tour.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

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    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Mandy
Historic Inside Tour of Downtown Madison
New experience
£30/person
New experience
£30/person