Thank you for participating in the inaugural Doors Open Madison!
This first event was a huge success
and we welcome families to enjoy this
Madison favorite for years to come.
See you next year!
Presented by Downtown Madison Inc
Peek inside the doors of Madison’s greatest landmarks at the first-ever Doors Open Madison.
Tour exclusive behind-the-scenes opportunities,
Create your own schedule based on your interests,
Kids can follow along with the Doors Open Madison Kid’s Passbook,
And learn about the sites and businesses that make Madison great!
Okay, but what exactly is Doors Open Madison and how do I participate?
Grab an event guide
Pick and visit a site
- The American Exchange Building
- American Family Dream Bank
- Bascom Hall
- Bethel Lutheran Church and Steensland House
- Carillon Tower
- Downtown Visitor Center
- Education Building
- Elizabeth “Lisa” Link Peace Park
- Grace Episcopal Church
- The Great Dane
- Madison Club
- Madison College
- Madison Gas & Electric: West Campus Cogen Facility
- Madison Masonic Center
- Madison Science Museum
- Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
- Mansion Hill Inn
- Microbial Sciences
- Monona Terrace®
- Music Hall
- Nancy Nicholas Hall
- Overture Center for the Arts
- Union South
- The US Bank Building
- Washburn Observatory
- Wisconsin Historical Museum
- Wisconsin Historical Society
- YWCA of Madison
Self design your own Madison tour!
Wondering how to get around?
We’re making it easy!
Trolley: There will be a trolley shuttling between major areas! Please refer to map for trolley stops.
B-cycle: Madison B-cycle, our official transportation partners, are offering free rides all day for a convenient and healthy way to maneuver between sites. Visit their site for locations and links to download their app!
Parking: Check out this handy map for a list of Madison City parking lots if you’re trekking via vehicle.
Bring your own bike: There is tons of bike parking if you would rather use your own wheels!