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The Pyle Center and The Lowell Center are located along the beautiful Lake Mendota shoreline in the heart of the UW-Madison campus within a block of each other. Both facilities are just steps away from the UW Memorial Union, Library Mall, and other key points of interest including vibrant State Street and Capitol Square— providing easy access to the best of downtown Madison and all UW-campus activities. Lodging will be at The Lowell Center (610 Langdon Street), with the workshop just a few steps away at The Pyle Center (702 Langdon Street).

Our street addresses:

The Lowell Center (lodging)
University of Wisconsin-Extension
610 Langdon Street, Madison, WI 53703-1104

The Pyle Center (workshop location)
University of Wisconsin-Extension
702 Langdon Street, Madison, WI 53706-1420

Map from The Lowell Center to The Pyle Center

*When using GPS or other directional services to locate The Lowell Center, ECC recommends using 610 North Francis Street as the destination address for the most accurate directions.

The Lowell Center hotel room reservations
Online reservations:

Please use this URL for booking online (case sensitive):

Phone reservations:

When calling to make reservations, please refer to group code: MATINFO
Reservations (toll free): 866-301-1753

Please note that The Lowell Center hotel is a non-smoking facility.
For more information about The Lowell and Pyle Center.


Guest parking for one vehicle is available on-site for $10 per night, or off-site (three blocks away) at no charge. Additional vehicles are charged $10 per night at either site. Parking reservations should be made in advance of your visit, and reservations are based on availability.

Public parking is available near the hotel and conference center at the State Street Campus Ramp, 415 North Lake Street, Madison, WI 53715.

*When using GPS or other directional services to locate The Lowell Center, ECC recommends using 610 North Francis Street as the destination address for the most accurate directions.


Directions to Madison Wisconsin and The Pyle and Lowell Centers

GPS: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon Street, Madison, WI 53706

GPS: Lowell Center, 610 Frances Street, Madison, WI 53703

By car, Madison is

1-1/2 hour drive from Milwaukee (via I-94)

2-1/2 hour drive from Chicago (via I-90)

4-1/2 hour drive from Minneapolis/St. Paul (via I-94)

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