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Essential Madison Experience

Essential Madison Experiences allow visitors and locals to discover Madison like never before. The Wisconsin Union is proud to be part of this collection of immersive, hands-on adventures that can only be found in Madison.

Paint Madison at Wheelhouse Studios

Paint Madison at Wheelhouse Studios

Indulge your creative side by painting the iconic Terrace chair. A UW-Madison student instructor from Wheelhouse Studios will guide you through the process and talk about art at the Unions and life at the University.

Cost: $45 per person for 2-hours. Includes an 8x10 canvas, the Wisconsin Union Adventures guidebook and $10 gift card. 

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Get Outside with Outdoor UW

Get Outside with Outdoor UW

Experience the outdoors on campus. Depending on the season, a UW-Madison student from Outdoor UW will lead a paddle or snowshoe excursion where you will learn about Lake Mendota and life at the University.

Cost: $45 per person for 2-hours. Includes an outdoor excursion, the Wisconsin Union Adventures guidebook and $10 gift card. 

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