Meeting and Event Spaces in the Discovery Building

The Town Center at the award-winning, sustainably designed Discovery Building on the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus offers inspiring spaces for use by campus and community groups. The spaces accommodate lectures, expositions, receptions, banquets and cultural events such as theatrical and musical performances.

Features and amenities include:

  • State-of-the-art audiovisual services including projection, sound, live streaming and multimedia capabilities in most spaces
  • Onsite dining options and catering
  • Onsite event staff support
  • Flexible, functional spaces with customizable setup options
  • Water features, plants and trees that create a natural ambience
  • Free Wifi

Apply to Reserve Space

The main floor offers distinct spaces to meet different needs: With 40,000 square feet available, the main floor of the Discovery Building can accommodate more than 1,200 guests. Known as the Town Center, the space may be divided to welcome groups of various sizes. View the Application Form.