Let us orchestrate your incredible.

Virtual Event Capabilities

Whether your online event is big or small, hybrid or fully virtual we’re here to help.

Learn More

COVID-19

Your safety is our priority. Learn about our stringent protocols for cleaning, disinfection and infectious disease prevention.

Our COVID-19 response

Monona Terrace

Frank Lloyd Wright originally proposed a design for Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center in 1938. His architectural vision for the City of Madison—a curvilinear gathering place linking the shore of Lake Monona to the State Capitol—finally realized in 1997. A vision 59 years in the making.

Building Hours: daily from 8:00am-5:00pm except as noted below.

Rooftop Hours: Sunday-Thursday 8:00am-10:00pm Friday/Saturday 8:00am-midnight (closed during inclement weather)

Gift Shop Store Hours: Tuesday-Saturday: 11:00am-3:00pm

The building will be closed on the following dates in 2022: January 3-5, 17 | April 17 | May 30 | June 19-20 | July 4-7 | September 5 | November 24-25 | December 24-26

Upcoming Events

Jul 4, 2022 | 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM

INDEPENDENCE DAY: Monona Terrace will be closed for the holiday. The Rooftop Gardens will be open.

See all events

Lake Vista Café

Lake Vista Café is closed for the 2022 summer season.

Sustainability

In November 2021, Monona Terrace was certified as a “green building” at the Platinum Level by the U.S. Green Building Council’s prestigious LEED program.

Sustainability

Frank Lloyd Wright

Frank Lloyd Wright originally proposed a design for a “dream civic center” in 1938—his architectural vision for the City of Madison—Monona Terrace.

About Frank Lloyd Wright

Monona Terrace Video

An inspiring event starts with an inspiring location, one that opens up possibilities—both for your event and your attendees.

Watch video

WRIGHT-INSPIRED GIFTS

Gift Shop

From traditional home decor to stunning new jewelry, we have over 1,500 items, so you are sure to find something special for everyone. With our extensive line of ties, scarves, stained glass window hangings, clocks, pillows, vases, throws, and coasters, we have the perfect gift for you.

Shop Now
Five colorful umbrellas with different patterns overlapping