Monthly Meetings

The Madison History Roundtable meets the second Thursday of the month (September - May) at the Radisson Hotel Madison (517 Grand Canyon Drive). A featured speaker provides a presentation on a historical topic, ranging from American, Wisconsin or local history. A roundtable discussion follows the presentation. Meetings are open to the public. There is no fee to attend the meetings. Presentation is at 7:15pm.

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Dinner Option

Meeting attendees have a choice of ordering a meal before the program, or attending just the program. The price of the meal is $23 (tip included). The meal is served at 6:15pm. Reservations are required by the Monday before the meeting. Click here to make a reservation or email ( or call Bill Sayles at 608-333-9732. Leave your name and the number of dinner reservations. Fees are collected at the door. Note that the meal is optional; you may elect to only attend the presentation portion of the meeting at 7:15pm. 


Annual dues are $30. Dues are used to cover the operating expenses of the Madison History Roundtable. You can pay your dues at the meeting or mail to MHRT Treasurer – 9 Flad Circle, Madison, WI 53711. Guest meeting attendance is free and the public is welcome.

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