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Capitol Square -South, Madison

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Surrounding the state's iconic capitol building, Capitol Square -South 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. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Capitol Square -South and many more Madison attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Madison itinerary builder.
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  • BEAUTIFUL!! Whether in the day or in the evening, holy Christmas, it is a must see. You can see the capitol from around the city, but it is worth the walk up state street of Hamilton to get to see it....  more »
  • Wisconsin has one of the country's most beautiful State Capitols. It's prominence on the Isthmus is striking, and the symmetry and position makes it one of Madison's most beautiful spots. The interior...  more »
  • Sprawling area near the Capitol building with roads going in different directions. Several museums are located close by. Multitude of shops and small eateries dot the streets. Stunning view of the Sta...  more »
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  • Heart of the city - and the state. Great to visit all year round; surrounded by history, architecture and many shops, restaurants and museums, but the best time by far is a Saturday morning in the Summer during the Farmers market. #VisitMadison