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Monona Terrace
Monona Terrace
Monona Terrace (view from the lake)

Frank Lloyd Wright inspired the design of Monona Terrace, a community and convention center on the shores of Lake Monona in Madison, Wisconsin. It opened on July 18, 1997, almost 60 years after its initial 1938 design. 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. ... 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. ... Download high resolution version (1150x500, 102 KB)Monona Terrace 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. ... Download high resolution version (1150x500, 102 KB)Monona Terrace 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. ... Frank Lloyd Wright Frank Lloyd Wright (June 8, 1867 – April 9, 1959) was one of the most prominent architects of the first half of the 20th century. ... A convention center is a large, cavernous public building with enough open space to host public and private business and social events for the surrounding municipal and metropolitan areas. ... 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. ... Wisconsin State Capitol Madison is the capital of Wisconsin, a state of the United States of America. ... July 18 is the 199th day (200th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 166 days remaining. ... 1997 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1938 was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ...


The weekly radio variety show Michael Feldman's Whad'Ya Know? broadcasts from Monona Terrace when it is not on a national tour. WhadYa Know? is a American comedy, interview and quiz show that is distributed weekly by Public Radio International. ...


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  • http://www.mononaterrace.com

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Monona Terrace Convention Center (401 words)
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.
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