King Street: The Beginning

2015 Season:

Saturdays at 11:00 AM: May 30, June 27, & September 26

Thursday Twilight Tour at 6:00 PM: July 16

Tours start HERE.

The King Street area is where early businesses and newspapers thrived. In humble log cabins and cast-iron storefronts and art deco skyscrapers, see where Madison began and where it reinvented itself through the years.

The one-hour tour meets by the granite arch at the corner of Webster, Doty and King Streets, across from the Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company.

Cost:  $10 Adults,  $5 Students,   FREE for MTHP members.  (Memberships start at $40. Student Membership is $25. Join online! )

Special arrangements: We are happy to arrange private tours. The per person fee is $15. We require a non-refundable deposit of $10 per person; the $5 balance should be paid to the docent the day of the tour. Please call (608) 441-8864 for more information or to arrange a private tour. (Note: we will do our utmost to accommodate your party’s desired schedule, but times are ultimately dependent upon our docents’ availability).