A walkable neighborhood, South Madison is known for being family-friendly and economical, while having a great selection of restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. The neighborhood has many charming qualities, its college atmosphere among the more noteworthy. Book a hotel or holiday apartment in South Madison and start exploring everything in and around Madison.
Sightseeing around South Madison
The university and casinos are some of the local highlights. For cultural attractions, head to Wisconsin Historical Museum, Wisconsin Veterans Museum, and Overture Center for the Arts. Some landmarks that can't be missed include Washburn Observatory, First Unitarian Society Meeting House, and Governor's Mansion. Take a tour of campus around Madison Area Technical College Downtown Campus, Edgewood College, or University of Wisconsin-Madison. Aldo Leopold Nature Center, Henry Vilas Zoo, and Vilas Park are family favorites.
There's plenty to do in the area, such as biking and attending sporting events. Why not cheer with the crowd at Kohl Center, Wisconsin Field House, or Camp Randall Stadium? Local parks like Olin Park, Winnequah Park, and Orton Park are peaceful spots. At Lake Kegonsa State Park, take some time to really appreciate nature. If you have some more time, pay a visit to Goodspeed Pier, Yahara Hills Golf Course, or Hilldale Shopping Center.
A couple of the most popular attractions in the area are Chazen Museum of Art and Olbrich Botanical Gardens. Madison Public Library, Orpheum Theater, and Madison Museum of Contemporary Art will also leave an impression.
Getting around South Madison
At 7.6 miles (12.2 km), Madison, WI (MSN-Dane County Regional) is the closest major airport to South Madison.