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Sights of all Sorts
Tourist at Heart: Create a checklist of Madison's best experiences.
Like a Local: Get the inside scoop on local hot spots.
Exploring the Area: Go beyond Madison-------there's more to discover about Dane County.
Kid Friendly: Uncover many free attractions for the young------and the young at heart.
Madison on a Dime: See a lot while spending little.
University Highlights: Tour UW's beautiful campus.
Food and Shopping
Dairy Discovery: Learn more about America's dairyland.
Wisconsin Culinary Experience: Enjoy classic comfort food and farm-to-table fare.
Fantastic Fish Fry: Consume an all-you-can-read page of the best fish fry eateries.
Neat Neighborhoods: Play, stay, and shop in Madison's quintessential neighborhoods.
Shopping Experience: Get your shopping fix, from specialty stores to major malls.
Sports and Seasonal
Biking Around Madison: Tool around our award-winning trails.
Fun in the Sun: Savor the long summer days in Madison
Madison Winter Wonderland: Warm up to winter in Wisconsin.
Holiday Happenings: Feel the magic of the holidays in Madison.
Arts and Culture
Arts and Music Lovers: Learn where to go to enjoy a play or a live show.
Discover Mr. Wright: Tour Madison-area native Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture.
History & Heritage: Visit sites from throughout our capitol city history.
Exploring Madison Museums: Observe what's on display at museums around town.