State Street: Everyone’s Street


Erica Fox Gehrig leads a group on the State St. tour.

2014 Season

Saturday Tours at 11:00 AM: May 24, July 26, & August 30

Thursday Twilight Tour at 6:00 PM: June 19

Tour starts HERE.

This tour features the historic buildings of Madison’s famous downtown street, and the stories of the people who lived and worked between the Capitol and the University of Wisconsin campus.

The one-hour tour meets at Michelangelo’s Coffee Shop, 114 State St., and ends with a free junior ice cream at the Chocolate Shoppe.

Cost:  $10 Adults,  $5 Students and seniors (60+),   FREE for MTHP members.  (Memberships start at $40. Student Membership is $25. Join online!)

Special arrangements: We are happy to arrange private tours as docents are available.  We require a non-refundable deposit of 50% of the fee for the expected number of guests. The balance of the fee will be based to the actual number of guests.  Please call 441-8864 for more information.