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Best Public Parks in Madison

Expert recommended Top 3 Public Parks in Madison, Wisconsin. All of our public parks face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!

VILAS PARK

702 South Randall Avenue, Madison, WI 53715 Directions

Vilas Park has over 45.67 acres of Parkland and offers year-round recreation for all ages and is next to the UW Arboretum and the Henry Vilas Zoo. The park provides sandy beach for numerous fishing sites, and summer swims, including two accessible piers, rinks with a seasonal warming shelter, winter ice skating on the lagoon, offering concessions and skate rentals. The shelter is a popular location for family reunions, special events, and picnics.

Restrooms, Dog Parking, Open Space, Zoo, Sports Conducting, Ducks, Play Equipment, Stone Benches, Bike Path, Tables, Six Tennis Courts, Urban Greenspace, Jogging, Fishing, Slacklining and Hammocking, Ponds, Walking Trails, Shelter, Wildlife, Fireplace, Basketball courts Aquatic Centre & Event Conducting

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TENNEY PARK

402 North Thornton Avenue, Madison, WI 53703 Directions

Since 1995

Tenney Park has over the 37-acre lakeside park with its friendly environment and impressive display of storybook scenery. The park has a fantastic place to toss out a line for a swim at the beach, fishing, or play a game of one of your popular sports such as softball, volleyball, or soccer. Tenney Park offers free wifi.

Boat Launch, Playgrounds, Softball, Soccer Field, Tennis, Aquatic Centre, Narrative Trees, Tables, Event Conducting, Green Space, Ponds, Picnic on the Plush, Stone Benches, Slides, Swings, Swimming, Jogging Areas, Walking Trails, Fishing, Warming Shelter, Volleyball & Ice Skating

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JAMES MADISON PARK

614 East Gorham Street, Madison, WI 53703 Directions

Since 1971

James Madison Park is a waterfront park with over 12.63-acres of parkland. It is suited for refreshing the mind and body. The park provides a volleyball court, and basketball courts are popular destinations for students and other citizens. James Madison Park offers a beautiful location for weddings and other parties and complements the park's peaceful environment.

Green Space, Jogging Areas, Statue, Dog Parking, Monuments, Gardens, Ponds, Volleyball, Basketball, Sports Conducting, Stone Benches, Picnic Tables, Swings, Walking Trails, Restrooms, Slides, Event Conducting Areas, Aquatic Centre, Waterfalls & Playgrounds

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