State Street: Everyone’s Street

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

2015 Season

Saturday Tours at 11:00 AM: May 23 & August 15

Thursday Twilight Tour at 6:00 PM: June 18 & July 23

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,   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).