State Capitol : Similarities in size and design were a deliberate in-your-face to the powers that be in D.C..
Monona Terrace : This striking white edifice melds the land and water distinctly.
University of Wisconsin-Madison Campus : Here you’ll find a weekend’s worth of museums; the Memorial Union, a nightlife institution in the Mad City; gorgeous lakeside trails; and the best napping spots!
University of Wisconsin Arboretum : The entire city population gets its blood working here walking and jogging, though few realize it’s a restoration project to re-create the landscape of the state in its virgin form.
National Mustard Museum : Though tongue-in-cheek, this is a highly serious foodie heaven .
Olbrich Botanical Gardens : These mammoth, magnificent gardens feature a gorgeous Thai pavilion, donated in part by the royal family of Thailand, under which to sit and gaze at the beauty.