The City of Madison, WI
Madison is a popular city in the state of Wisconsin with a total of 235,419 residents living there. Madison is ranked as the second most populated city in Wisconsin and the 72nd most populated city in the United States, and is located in and the of Dane County. The largest nearby city to Madison is Janesville, approximately 37 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Madison, including Deli Delicious LLC, Betty Lou Cruises, NAU TI Gal, Cherokee Country Club and Mariner's Inn. For a larger selection of Madison restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Madison Golf Courses, Botanical Gardens and/or Museums, including the Lake Windsor Golf Club (Blue/Red Course at Lake Windsor Golf Club), Meadows of Six Mile Creek, Yahara Hills Golf Course (East Course at Yahara Hills Golf Course), Bridges Golf Course The and Olbrich Botanical Gardens. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Madison please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Madison:
- Madison Dane County Regional Airport (MSN)
Madison, Wisconsin Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Madison experiences an average high temperature of 25 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 9 degrees with an average rainfall of 1.25 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Madison with daytime temperatures averaging 77 degrees in the summer, and 29 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Madison to receive an average of 1.4 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.78 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 107 degrees in the summer and as low as -37 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Madison should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 58 degrees, and nighttime lows of 38.
Madison, Wisconsin Attractions
1Alliant Energy Center - Madison,
The Alliant Energy Center of Dane County is a multi-building complex in Madison, Wisconsin. It comprises 164 acres of greenspace and includes the 255,000-square-foot Exhibition Hall, the 10,000 seat Veterans Memorial Coliseum, the 29-acre Willow Island, the 22,000-square-foot Arena, and nine modern agricultural exhibit buildings. The Center welcomes more than one million people attending more than 500 events annually, ranging from local meetings and banquets to large sporting events and major concerts.
2Blackhawk Golf Course - Janesville,
The Blackhawk Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Rock County Wisconsin. Built in 1961, this Janesville course designed by A. W. Tillinghast, Ken Killian, Dick Nugent & Bob is open mar 29 to nov 3. Tee times are accepted up to 10 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 608-757-3090. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1200 Palmer Dr, Janesville, WI 53545
3Bridges Golf Course, The - Madison,
The Bridges Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Dane County Wisconsin. Built in 2000, this Madison course designed by Dan Feick is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 608-244-1822. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no other requirements.
Address: 2702 Shopko Dr, Madison, WI 53704
4Chazen Museum of Art - Madison,
The Chazen Museum of Art is an art museum located at the University of Wisconsin–Madison in Madison, Wisconsin. It was known as the Elvehjem Museum of Art until 2005. The mission of the museum is to collect, preserve, interpret, and exhibit works of art and present related educational programs in support of the teaching, research, and public service mission of the university.
5Circus World Museum - Baraboo,
The Circus World Museum is a large museum complex in Baraboo, Wisconsin devoted to circus-related history. The museum, which features not only circus artifacts and exhibits, but also hosts daily live circus performances throughout the summer, is owned by the Wisconsin Historical Society, and operated by the non-profit Circus World Museum Foundation. The museum was the major participant in the Great Circus Parade held from 1985 to 2005.
6Coachman's Golf Resort, The (Blue/Red Course at Coachman's Golf Resort, The) - Edgerton,
The Coachman's Golf Resort, The is a 27 hole resort golf course in Rock County Wisconsin. Built in 1990, this Edgerton course designed by R.C. Greaves is open apr 1 to oct 31. For tee time information call the pro shop at 608-884-8484. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 984 County Hwy A, Edgerton, WI 53534
7Devil's Head Lodge - Merrimac,
The Devil's Head Lodge is an 18 hole public golf course in Sauk County Wisconsin. designed by Arthur Johnson is open may 1 to oct 31. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 608-493-2251. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: S6330 Bluff Rd, Merrimac, WI 53561
8Devils Head Resort - Baraboo,
Devil's Head Resort is a ski resort that is situated in the small town of Merrimac, WI.
9Door Creek Golf Course (Championship Course at Door Creek Golf Course) - Cottage Grove,
The Door Creek Golf Course is a 27 hole public golf course in Dane County Wisconsin. Built in 1990, this Cottage Grove course designed by Jim Bradt is open mar 15 to nov 15. For tee time information call the pro shop at 608-839-5656. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 4321 Vilas Rd, Cottage Grove, WI 53527
10Evansville Country Club - Evansville,
The Evansville Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Rock County Wisconsin. Built in 1993, this Evansville course designed by Gilmore & Graves is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 608-882-6524. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Route 1 Cemetery Rd, Evansville, WI 53536
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Madison, Wisconsin Restaurants
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