How to Find Us

The Department of Physics is located in Chamberlin Hall at the corner of University Avenue and Charter Street at 1150 University Avenue.

How to Find Us

From the West

If you’re approaching from I-90 West, take Madison Exit 142 onto Hwy 12-18 West and then Exit 261B to Park Street. Turn right onto Park Street, drive past Regent Street and W. Johnson Street, and turn left onto University Avenue.

From the East.

If you are approaching from the East on I-94, turn south at the I-90 junction, exit west at Hwy 12-18. See From the West. Otherwise, find I-90 and, go towards Madison and use From the West.

From the South

Use I-90 to Madison and then use From the East. Or take US 151 to Hwy 12-18, take the exit to the right, then the second exit to the right on Park St. and use From the West.

From the Airports

We’re only 20 minutes from the Dane County Regional Airport (airport code MSN) by car or taxi and approximately 2 1/2 hours from O’Hare.

Where to Park

Public parking is available in the City of Madison Lake Street Campus Ramp. Metered parking on campus is limited. Possibilities include nearby streets, under Grainger Hall, or under Helen C. White Hall.

Visitor Information and Maps

University of Wisconsin-Madison Campus Map
Directions to rooms in the Physics Department
Contact the Physics Department
L.R. Ingersoll Physics Museum
Wonders of Physics
Visiting the UW-Madison Campus
City of Madison Parking Information
Greater Madison Convention and Vistors Bureau
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