For a real insiders view of Madison, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore nearby neighborhoods like Madison, Middleton - West Madison, and Downtown Madison.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Take the time to see the many museums such as the University of Wisconsin-Madison Geology Museum. Pay a visit to the Chazen Art Museum, to get your fix of art.
If you are searching for family activities make a bee-line for the children’s attractions. Treat the children to a visit to the Henry Vilas Zoo, and see some interesting creatures.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. Nature lovers will want to check out the University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum, a place where you can escape the crowds.
Browse the boutiques and spoil yourself with a new wardrobe in some of the nearby shopping venues such as the Hilldale Shopping Center.
See local heroes, the Wisconsin Badgers go into battle at the iconic Camp Randall Stadium. If you're travelling with someone who lives and breathes sports, surprise them with one of the stadium’s behind the scenes tours.
When you’re ready to put your feet up after discovering the charms of Middleton, check in to one of the many local accommodation options. The Americinn Madison West, the Best Western West Towne Suites and the Baymont Inn & Suites Madison West are just some of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.