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Capitol Square

2 East Main Street, Madison, WI 53703
+1 608-264-6547
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“farmers market” (114 reviews)
“art fair” (18 reviews)
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2 East Main Street, Madison, WI 53703
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"farmers market"
in 114 reviews
"art fair"
in 18 reviews
"saturday morning"
in 30 reviews
"state street"
in 44 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 7 reviews
"food carts"
in 8 reviews
"cheese bread"
in 8 reviews
"fresh produce"
in 10 reviews
"people watching"
in 18 reviews
"dane county"
in 8 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 12 reviews
"walk around"
in 10 reviews
"monona terrace"
in 10 reviews
"children's museum"
in 6 reviews
"summer"
in 47 reviews
"vendors"
in 33 reviews
"graze"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It shines, literally, and provides such a lovely punctuation mark for the square. I was impressed by the variety of businesses and loved the farmers' market on Saturday morning.

Thank Grayhill102
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Attractions: the occasional political protests - Saturday and Wednesday farmer's market - a beautiful central building - plenty of places to eat - museums, including children's and history - weird things to discover if you keep your eyes open - friendly environment. If you visit...More

Thank billfeeny
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Always stop inside the Capitol as there are changing exhibits and performances. A few weeks ago I witnessed a flash mob singing performance! Great acoustics. It's also a nice place to cool off and use the restrooms.

Thank Wendy S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there on a Saturday and it was market day. Lovely stalls with breads, foods, jewellery, crafts etc. The square in front of the capitol is very impressive.

Thank MaryCork
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful area with so much to do! Kudos to Madison. Of course there are some homeless people but just get over it. I really enjoyed the view of the capital building and the lake!

Thank Jeff C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Capitol Square is a lovely scene, not only on Farmer’s Market Saturday’s, but many other times during the wonderful Wisconsin springs and summers. The Farmer’s Market has been voted the best in the country for reasons that become immediately obvious the first time one...More

Thank Gerald M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every Saturday during the spring/summer, hundreds of vendors set up booths for Farmer's market around the square. Bonus during May 7th- September 12, 2018 catch Bucky on Parade (life-sized Bucky Badger statues around the area as well). Great photo ops! Go Bucky!!

Thank BMiller2013
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of food, flowers and vegetables. Something for everyone. However, walk with the flow of pedestrian traffic. Everybody seems to walk in one direction. Trying the opposite way would be like a salmon swimming up stream.

Thank Coffeeisready
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

GREAT place to visit. It’s a very easy and accessible area. It’s just disturbing to me the homeless that are everywhere. i know nothing of shelters in Madison but I think they may need more.

Thank shutupbackthere
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I will never get tired of the Madison Capital Square Farmers Market. The venue is perfect for this type of event. As you walk around you can get anything your heart desires.

Thank GJG-13
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505Carol
20 September 2016|
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Response from Terlayne | Reviewed this property |
I'm really not certain. I believe the Capitol has guided tours and is handicap accessible.
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