Madison for kids

It's a great winter getaway for any age.

Madison is known as a college town, yet it's always putting on and fun festivals and events for children. It's the perfect place to take school-age kids for a weekend in winter.

What to do: Go to a free Kids in the Rotunda concert at the Overture Center on Saturdays. Take a free guided tour of the Capitol.

Tour the Wisconsin Historical Museum, Veterans Museum and Madison Children's Museum, all around Capitol Square. Visit Olbrich Botanical Gardens.

Events to catch: Feb. 29, free International Festival at the Overture Center. March 7-8, Kids Expo.

Details: See Madison for all ages.