Madison Trust For Historic Preservation

Discover the fascinating history of Wisconsin’s capital city in the architecture and historic places of the isthmus, State Street, and historic neighborhoods. The Madison Trust for Historic Preservation offers walking tours of eight Madison neighborhoods and one bike tour. Walking tours last between 1 and 1 1/2 hours in length and are available on Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings. The bike tour is just over 2 hours. No reservations are required, simply show up at each tour’s designated starting point. Our interactive tours are given by experienced and enthusiastic docents. Docents are ready rain or shine. Tours cost $10 per person and are free to members of the Madison Trust. Please call or visit web site for full schedule.

Hours of Operation

End of May into September. Thursday evenings & Saturday mornings.

History/Heritage Type

  • Wisconsin History
  • Historic Homes

Tour Type

  • Walking Tours