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Capitol Square, Madison

4.7
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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  • Capitol Square was once one of the great public spaces in the United States. Now it sits boarded-up, dangerous, and abandoned, and except for roving bands of indigents. Visit at your own risk!  more »
  • This has one of the best farmer's markets that I have ever seen. It circles the entire mall. The mall itself is very peaceful and quiet except on Saturday mornings. I only wish that there was more....  more »

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