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Best things to do in Madison

Performing Arts Venue
“Beautiful venue on State St where a wonderful variety of plays, concerts and other entertainment is always occurring.”
42 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“The Chazen is home to the second-largest collection of art in WI: more than 20,000 works include paintings, sculpture, drawings, prints, photographs, and decorative arts. ”
22 locals recommend
Museum
“Fun for a rainy day, or a day that's too hot, or a day where you just need something else to do!! They offer reciprocal memberships so if you have a membership to a children's museum elsewhere you may be able to get free admission here...”
24 locals recommend
Art Museum
“This splendid three-story glass structure is undoubtedly one of the city's most impressive architectural landmarks. ”
14 locals recommend
Museum
“Interesting. Good place to see in combination with the State Capitol, WI Historical Museum and State Street.”
3 locals recommend
Museum
“A great small museum with lots of information about Wisconsin history. The lower level has exhibits that change at regular intervals.”
7 locals recommend
Museum
“This is a goofy museum with a mustard store/gift shop above it. Be ready for lots of mustard puns.”
6 locals recommend
Library
“Good place to get some work done, the wifi is very quick and there's plenty of seating. ”
3 locals recommend
Museum
“Honestly, totally worth checking out. This museum is truly a hidden "gem" ....”
2 locals recommend
Museum
1 local recommends
Library
“I love my local library and so much more since the got new digs. Browse the magazine by the fire. A popular neighborhood handout.”
3 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Want something Wisconsin-y or handmade? Hatch has some amazing art and gifts!”
3 locals recommend
Library
“Because you may need a place to go on a rainy day or just to read a magazine. ”
2 locals recommend
Library
“Name pretty much tells you what you can expect. It is located in the heart of Madison.”
1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“Gifts made by local artists, and not terribly expensive. You can find a small gift for under $10.00.”
2 locals recommend