At first glance, the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center may be mistaken for just another convention center. However, peer closer and you’ll realize the architectural details and wonders found in details like its 68,000 square foot rooftop garden overlooking Lake Monona, the downtown skyline and the State Capitol dome. The famous sustainability architect, Frank Lloyd Wright, designed this building in 1938 as his vision for the City of Madison. His design was finally realized in 1997, 59 years after he designed the space. Tours are available almost every day. After your tour in this historic building, you can also head on to Pontoon Porch, a two-level boat that allows you to see Lake Monona in a new way. After which, you can head straight to another architectural wonder, the Wisconsin State Capitol where you can learn a lot about Wisconsin’s history. Should you want more time around Monona, check out some of these hotels and vacation rentals near the Convention Center.
Hotels Near Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, USA
HomeAway and VRBO Vacation Rentals Near Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, USA
Perched high on the Capitol Square rests an elegant city residence.
100 Wisconsin Avenue #1200
Lake front getaway in the heart of downtown Madison
725 Jenifer St.
Downtown Lake View Flat
513 E Gorham St
Downtown Madison on Lake Mendota
704 E Gorham St
Historic Mansion Downtown on Lake Mendota
130 E Gilman St
Cozy 1 Bedroom Campus Apartment
405 N Lake St
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