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  Monona Terrace Convention Center
Monona Terrace is a convention center like no other, rising from the blue expanse of Lake Monona.
The story of the Monona Terrace Complex is a dream deferred, with its genesis in 1938.
From the bicycle path that runs along the lake side of the building to the Grand Terrace to the ballrooms and rooftop gardens, opportunities are legion for enjoying the cultural landmark of Monona Terrace.
www.hiltonmadison.com /additions/conv_center.htm   (401 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Monona Terrace   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
From the roof of Monona Terrace, one can see views of downtown Madison, including the State Capital Building, and Lake Monona.
Monona Terrace in Madison, Wisconsin Source: Image taken by Dori License: Dual GFDL and CC File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version.
Lake Monona is a lake surrounded on three sides by the city of Madison, Wisconsin and on the south side by the city of Monona, Wisconsin.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Monona-Terrace   (454 words)

  
 Monona Terrace - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Monona Terrace roof looking south toward Lake Monona
From the roof of Monona Terrace, one can see views of downtown Madison, including the Wisconsin State Capital Building and Lake Monona.
broadcasts from Monona Terrace when it is not on a national tour.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Monona_Terrace   (126 words)

  
 Monona Terrace - Directions, Getting There, by Bus, Train, Air, Car
Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center is conveniently located two blocks from the Capitol building in downtown Madison.
Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center is about a 5-mile (10-minute) drive from the airport.
Monona Terrace features a 600-space, cashier-operated parking structure, which is accessible via East Wilson St. and the eastbound lanes of John Nolen Dr.
www.mononaterrace.com /information/gettinghere.html   (917 words)

  
 What's All the Hubbub About Monona Terrace
Madison was practically giddy July 18 about the long (long) awaited opening of Monona Terrace.
Once the decision was made to go ahead with the Monona Terrace project, Madison Planning Director George Austin was given the responsibility for seeing the construction project through completion.
The Monona Terrace that survives has been certified as a genuine Wright design.
www.wisconsinplanners.org /wapanews/monona.htm   (339 words)

  
 Monona Terrace Update   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
People are inside and outside Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, enjoying the new facility.
About 70 percent of the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center is done.
On April 3 the Monona Terrace board of directors hired Joan LeMahieu, former manager of the Visalia (Ca.) Convention Center and Theatres.
danenet.wicip.org /ompna/newsletters/novdec96/current/mononaterrace.html   (450 words)

  
 Hilton Monona Terrace Hotel
Hilton Madison Monona Terrace, located five miles from Dane County Regional Airport, majestically sits on the banks of Lake Monona.
At the Hilton, guests are at the right place to enjoy the lively atmosphere at Monona Terrace, with its popular rooftop concerts, lakeside cultural events, art exhibits and some of the city's most breathtaking views.
Connected to the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, the hotel offers luxury accommodations with breathtaking lake views and scenic views of the historic Wisconsin State Capitol.
madison-wi.all-the-hotels.net /hilton-monona-terrace.html   (263 words)

  
 Hilton Monona Terrace Madison WI Wisconsin
The hilton madison monona terrace is located in the heart of downtown madison monona, on the banks of lake monona and only two blocks from the state capitol.
The hotel has direct access to the monona terrace community and convention center via an enclosed climate controlled skywalk.
Guest rooms offer views of the wisconsin state capitol building or lake monona and feature upgraded amenities including neutrogena toiletries and a complimentary copy of the usa today delivered each weekday morning.
www.bookyourstay.com /hotel-16620.html   (451 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Books: Frank Lloyd Wright's Monona Terrace: The Enduring Power of a Civic Vision   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Monona Terrace is one of the most controversial and exciting buildings my grandfather ever designed.
Opened in the summer of 1997 as a convention and community center, Monona Terrace was first conceived by Wright in 1938 and resulted in ten designs, thousands of drawings, five local referenda, ten lawsuits, and several acts of the state legislature.
The story of Monona Terrace, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and updated by Taliesin Architects (led by Wright apprentice Tony Puttnam) to conform to current code and requirements, here receives the sensitive and perceptive treatment it deserves.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0299155005?v=glance   (1136 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Madison, cities, United States, United States (U.S. Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
Sayre House (1745) in Madison was Gen. Anthony Wayne's headquarters.
Among its points of interest are the elaborate capitol, which houses the legislative library organized by Charles McCarthy; a Unitarian church designed by Frank Lloyd Wright; a large arboretum; and Vilas Park, which contains a zoo.
The Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center (1997) beside Lake Monona is largely based on Frank Lloyd Wright's design.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/M/Madison.html   (396 words)

  
 Welcome to the Hilton Madison Monona Terrace, a premier Midwest meeting and conference venue.
Step into the lobby of the Hilton Madison Monona Terrace and you'll immediately feel the rich, elegant tradition that is uniquely Hilton.
Set on the shimmering shores of Lake Monona in the heart of downtown Madison, Wisconsin, the Hilton Madison Monona Terrace boasts spectacular views of the city and surrounding lakes, and is conveniently located one block from the State Capitol and minutes from the University of Wisconsin.
Guests of the 14-story, 240-room hotel can enjoy the lively atmosphere of the adjacent Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, with its rooftop concerts and lakeside cultural events and art exhibits, or a host of area attractions.
www.hiltonmadison.com   (237 words)

  
 Hilton Madison Monona Terrace hotel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
2 blocks from the State Capitol and overlooking beautiful Lake Monona, this downtown Hilton is connected via all-weather skywalk to the Monona Terrace Convention Center, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
Guestrooms overlook Lake Monona or the domed State Capitol.
The Hilton Madison Monona Terrace provides the amenities that sophisticated travelers have come to expect, and the hotel is well equipped for hosting elegant events, weddings, and conventions.
www.1sthotels.com /asia/unitedstates/georgia/madison/hiltonmadisonmononaterrace.html   (368 words)

  
 The Capital Times   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
That's certainly the case with the move by the mayor and officials of Monona Terrace to get the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed building certified as an environmentally friendly, energy-efficient convention center.
If the U.S. Green Building Council certifies Monona Terrace under its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for Existing Buildings program, it would be only the second convention center in the country to earn the designation.
With the savings that come with these efficiencies, and with the revenue from additional conventions and events, Monona Terrace will be a green center in two ways: green as in the environment, and green as in the color of money.
www.madison.com /tct/opinion/index.php?ntid=58524&ntpid=1   (286 words)

  
 Monona Terrace Convention Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Take Blair two blocks and turn right onto Wilson St. A few blocks up Wilson, just past Olin Terrace, turn left into the Monona Terrace parking structure.
Exit at John Nolen Dr. and continue two miles to the Monona Terrace parking structure entrance, which will be on your right.
Take the John Nolen Dr. exit off the Beltline and follow John Nolen 2 miles to the Monona Terrace parking structure entrance, which will be on your right.
www.myshowpage.com /dir-madison.html   (283 words)

  
 Getaway Wisconsin - Attraction Frame - Monona Terrace   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
On July 18, 1997, Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center opened its doors after nearly 60 years of controversy.
This beautiful facility, located on the shore of Lake Monona, was first designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1938 as a cultural, governmental and recreational building.
The magnificent five-level, 352,610 square foot structure located on a 4.4 acre site, was designed to host conventions, formal and informal meetings, banquets and to provide the casual visitor with an opportunity to enjoy the breathtaking views of Lake Monona in a quiet and peaceful setting.
www.getawaywisconsin.com /attractions/mononaframe.html   (123 words)

  
 Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Monona Terrace's mission is to be a high quality, customer-focused facility that serves as a community gathering place, a tourism destination, and a catalyst for economic activity for the City of Madison, Dane County, and the State of Wisconsin.
As a community gathering place, Monona Terrace provides free community concerts, educational and entertainment events, fund raising events, free meeting space for qualifying nonprofit groups, banquets and receptions for festive occasions, corporate meetings, consumer shows and entertainment events for a diverse audience.
His architectural vision- a curvilinear gathering place that would link the shore of Lake Monona to the State Capitol- was realized nearly 60 years later when the building opened in 1997.
www.volunteersolutions.org /uwdc/org/220575-printer.html   (483 words)

  
 Monona Terrace   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Frank Lloyd Wright originally proposed a design for the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center in 1938.
Monona Terrace spans ninety feet out over shimmering waters, incorporating thoroughly modern technology and amenities with the architect's signature organic design.
We met at the University of Wisconsin so the Monona Terrace is the obvious place for our wedding.
www.tlc-i.com /wedding/monona.html   (119 words)

  
 Monona Terrace - Frank Lloyd Wright's Landmark Project   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The rocky road to Monona Terrace had many twists and turns.
Meet some of the people who helped make Monona Terrace a reality.
Use Monona Terrace for your next convention -- or wedding, high-school reunion, bicycling rest stop, or place of quiet contemplation.
www.cpid.com /mononaterrace/terracehome.html   (95 words)

  
 The Daily Page: Wisconsin Ironman Triathlon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
7 am, 9/12, starting off Law Park east of Monona Terrace, with triathletes swimming a 2.4-mile course in Lake Monona, biking a 112-mile course and returning to Monona Terrace (race leaders expected circa noon) for the transition to the 26.2-mile running segment), finishing on Martin Luther King Jr.
Related events (Monona Terrace except as noted): Gatorade morning swims, 7-10 am, 9/9-11, Law Park; Ironman Village open, 10 am-4:30 pm on 9/9-11; carbo-load banquet, 5:30 pm, 9/10; Fun Run registrations: 8:30 am, 9/11 (226-4780 ext.
Located at Monona Terrace and on MLK Boulevard the village will consist of an Interactive multi media center, and the Ironman Marketplace with triathlon related products and information.
www.thedailypage.com /going-out/theguide/print_event.php?id=93532   (495 words)

  
 Madison: Hilton Madison Monona Terrace - Deals and Reviews - Had none of the problems described here - TripAdvisor
Compare all deals on Hilton Madison Monona Terrace
We came to town over Easter weekend last year and used Priceline to bid on a 3* hotel in downtown Madison and got the Hilton Madison Monona Terrace for $40/night.
Although the gardens are beautiful, the location is great, and the decor of the hotel has been very thoughtfully planned - there were major problems with our stay and our room.
tripadvisor.com /ShowUserReviews-g60859-d224460-r3482176-Hilton_Madison_Monona...   (1706 words)

  
 The Daily Page - Monona Terrace   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Care Net Pregnancy Center's 20th Anniversary fund-raising banquet, set for 7 pm, 11/17, Monona Terrace, with Care Net founder and author Catherine Coyle, Ph.D. $40 ($300 table of eight).
Salsa dance benefit for the Rainbow Project's 25th anniversary, 7 pm, 11/4, Monona Terrace, with music by Madisalsa.
7:30 am-noon, 12/17, Monona Terrace (no Markets on 12/24 or 31; next Market 1/7/06 will be at Madison Senior Center).
www.thedailypage.com /going-out/theguide/venue.php?id=114   (173 words)

  
 Madison, Wisconsin: Some Restaurant Suggestions
There are a number of very good restaurants within a ten-minute walk from the Monona Terrace Convention Center.
Probably the most famous spot to have beer while enjoying Lake Mendota is the Wisconsin Union Terrace on Langdon St. I do not believe there is a more beautiful setting for a university Union in the country.
Where: 117 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, off the Capitol square near the Monona Terrace Convention Center.
www-db.cs.wisc.edu /sigmodpods2002/restaurants.html   (658 words)

  
 Hilton Monona Terrace Hotel Madison WI US 53703
11:00 AM Hilton Madison Monona Terrace, located five miles from Dane County Regional Airport, majestically sits on the banks of Lake Monona.
An elegant parlor and lobby greet you as you enter the 14 story building with 240 rooms.
Hilton Madison Monona Terrace is convenient to other dining, shopping and entertainment venues.
www.knockoutsale.com /US/MADISON/35447-knock-out-sale.php   (239 words)

  
 Monona Terrace - Hotels - compare prices, reviews and buy at NexTag - Price - Review
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The Hilton Madison Monona Terrace is located in the heart of downtown Madison Monona, on the banks of Lake Monona and...
All suite hotel centrally located within minutes from downtown and Monona Terrace Convention Center.
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 Marcus Hotels and Resorts Opens the Company-owned Hilton Madison Monona Terrace in Madison, Wis. / Feb 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
MILWAUKEE - Feb. 26, 2001-- Marcus Hotels and Resorts, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE:MCS - news), today announced the opening of its newest company-owned location, the Hilton Madison Monona Terrace in Madison, Wis. The 14-story, 240-room property will function as the Madison Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center’s headquarters hotel.
“The Hilton Madison Monona Terrace is a truly unique hotel,” said Lee Berthelsen, president and chief executive officer of Marcus Hotels and Resorts.
Featuring views of Lake Monona and the State Capitol, the hotel is in convenient walking distance of the State Capitol, other key State offices and the University of Wisconsin campus.
www.hotel-online.com /News/PR2001_1st/Feb01_HiltonMonona.html   (483 words)

  
 All-Wright Site - Frank Lloyd Wright Building Guide - Wisconsin
This house was planned with triangular modules, and is built of stone and wood.
This large new lakefront civic center has been controversial for its cost, impact on Madison traffic during construction, and its deviation from Mr.
Monona Terrace, the official site of this new building.
www.geocities.com /SoHo/1469/flw_wi.html   (1794 words)

  
 Hilton Madison Monona Terrace
Local attractions are just outside our door with theatre, restaurants, shopping on State Street, art galleries, eclectic nightlife, lakes, parks, the stately State Capitol and the UW-campus all within walking distance.
Reservations will be taken February 1-June 6, 2003 for accommodations in Witte Hall, a University residence hall located at 615 West Johnson Street, conveniently located within blocks of the Monona Terrace meeting site.
Reservations will be confirmed a few weeks prior to the program and will include providing guests with their assigned room and phone number.
www.poultryscience.org /psa03/Housing.htm   (762 words)

  
 Frank Lloyd Wright's Monona Terrace: The Enduring Power of a Civic Vision   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Frank Lloyd Wright's Monona Terrace: The Enduring Power of a Civic Vision Review: The story of Monona Terrace, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and updated by Taliesin Architects (led by Wright apprentice Tony Puttnam) to conform to current code and requirements, here receives the sensitive and perceptive treatment it deserves.
Frank Lloyd Wright's Monona Terrace: The Enduring Power of a Civic Vision Review: Mollenhoff and Hamilton have done a great job doing research for this book.
This is a minor criticism, as I realize that for some readers this may be the only FLLW book they own.
www.textkit.com /0_0299155005.html   (374 words)

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