University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum, Madison

4.7
#2 of 8 in Outdoors in Madison
University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum is located in Madison. Take a look at our Madison driving holiday planner to schedule your visit to University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
map
Create an itinerary including University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum
University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
191 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • October 2, 2017
    "I've been runnig, skiing and walking the Arboretum for over 30 years . The staff is great and the types of tree and plants are fantastic. A must see in all seasons.  more »
  • September 30, 2017
    We went after the Visitor Center and only walked the prairie (a-b). Most trails are gravel roads; some are tiny grass trails and at times we were walking on planks. All same plants and weeds. It would...  more »
  • September 30, 2017
    Go during spring and summer for a meadow of beautiful flowers. Great spot for a nice walk in nature.  more »

Plan your trip to Madison

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Madison

The university and state politics draw a constant stream of visitors to Madison, so you'll find a wide range of accommodations in the city. Numerous hotels circle the campus, and some of these overlook Lake Mendota. Moving onto the isthmus between Lake Mendota and Lake Monona, you'll find a handful of charming inns and bed and breakfasts, most of which offer panoramic views of the water. Areas south of Lake Monona feature national chain hotels and motels. These sit farther away from the action around campus and the State Capitol Building, but they can also offer water views and quiet settings near some of Madison's many parks.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Madison by other users

1 day in Madison BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Madison BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Wisconsin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: October, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 3 days in Wisconsin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, romantic, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Wisconsin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Madison BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Wisconsin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Wisconsin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Wisconsin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Madison BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans