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Capitol Square, Madison

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Landmark · Tourist Spot
Surrounding the state's iconic capitol building, Capitol Square plays home to an array of shops, restaurants, bars, and more. Visit the area, more a network of streets than an actual open space, and explore the variety of local businesses. Stop in for a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants and eateries along the way, or grab a cup of coffee or snack at one of the cafes. Be sure to take a moment to admire the intricate and elegant architecture of the domed capitol building nearby, a hallmark of the area and a nexus of activity for the entire city. To visit Capitol Square and other attractions in Madison, use our Madison journey maker tool.
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  • We came on a Saturday during the Farmers' Market. The area was bustling with activities. We visited the Veteran Museum and the Historical Museum. We enjoyed the Farmers' Market and there are...  more »
  • Captivating views of the building from many side streets. Lively farmers market on Saturdays around the square. Numerous restaurants, coffee shops, convenience stores, hotels, and more within 1/4 m...  more »

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