Hidden History of Madison's Culinary Culture

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

Madison's thriving food and drink culture is embedded in its history. This tour will focus on the stories behind the city's restaurant and tavern scenes ranging from Madison's early days through today. We will talk about the colorful characters who owned downtown dining and drinking establishments, the many people they served, and how these places have changed over the years.

This tour meets in front of the Wisconsin Historical Museum (30 N. Carroll Street) and covers approximately 1.6 miles on city sidewalks.

Cost to attend is $15; Pre-registration is highly recommended as drop-in spots are not guaranteed. Visit shop.wisconsinhistory.org to sign up today!

  • Times: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
  • Admission: $15.00