Hidden History: A Walk on Madison's Weird Side

  • 30 N. Carroll St.
  • Madison, WI 53703
  • Phone: (608) 264-6555

Madison has experienced its share of quirky characters, notorious murder trials, and rumors of creepy creatures. The downtown district has been at the center of these curiosities since the city was founded in 1856. The tour will take visitors from the Capitol Square to Monona Terrace and back again, exploring strange and mischievous tales about the neighborhoods in between.

This tour meets in front of the Wisconsin Historical Museum and covers approximately 1.4 miles on city sidewalks. Drop-in spots are limited and not guaranteed - sign up today! Visit shop.wisconsinhistory.org or call 608-264-6555 to register.

  • Times: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Admission: $10.00 per person