Pyle Center

Overlooking the shores of Lake Mendota, Pyle Center offers visitors 135,000 square feet of comfortable meeting spaces, 8-hour chairs, rooftop terraces and more.

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Lowell Center

Steps from the shopping, dining and vibrant nightlife of downtown Madison, Lowell Center's comfortable guest rooms and modern amenities promise a pleasurable getaway.

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Let Pyle and Lowell Centers‘ comprehensive conference-building services help you set the stage for a memorable, successful event. Our internationally-renowned experts have facilitated thousands of the continuing education and professional development programs and events over the last 50 years, from hour-long meetings to week long multi site conferences.

“If I ever chair another national event, I will insist on working with the Pyle and Lowell Center staff, confident that I would be working with the best.”
-Outreach Scholarship Conference Attendee

Featured News & Events

Madison Mini Marathon Aug 18

On August 18th, 2018, the Madison Mini Marathon will start in front of the Memorial Union. If you are a guest of the Pyle or Lowell Centers, please note that the following streets will be closed near the centers:

Park Street from University to Lake Mendota –
CLOSED (2:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)

Langdon Street from Lake to Park –
CLOSED (2:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.)

Langdon Street from Frances to Lake –
CLOSED (5:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.)

Lake Street from State Street to Lake Mendota –
CLOSED (5:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.)

Langdon Street from Frances to Wisconsin-
(6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.)

  For more information, click here.  

Third Thursdays -- May thru Sept!

Overlooking the shores of beautiful Lake Mendota, Third Thursdays begin our summer series of 5 free concerts, complementary appetizers, and cash bar from 4 – 7 pm every third Thursday, May through September, on the rooftop terrace of Pyle Center. Come join us and mingle with your colleagues from UW campus and broader Madison community.  

Third Thursdays Schedule

Aug 16 • Sparks • 4 - 7 pm

Sept 20 • Crosstown Drive • 4 - 7 pm

Cash Bar, Appetizers and Lakefront views available each and every Third Thursday!