Weddings at Central Library

Madison's Central Library is located in downtown Madison, Wisconsin; a prime location within walking distance to bars, restaurants, and hotels. With our professional event staff, we ensure your event runs smoothly, from setting up the space to coordinating with caterers.

Event Space

W. Jerome Frautschi Madison Room
The Madison Room is a unique, airy, and elegant space perfect for ceremonies, receptions, and/or dances.

Diane Endres Ballweg Art Gallery
The Art Gallery extends from the Madison Room past the Community Room to the 3rd floor restrooms. The displays in the Gallery are rotating installations part of Madison Public Library's Bubbler.

Madison Community Foundation Community Room
The Community Room features dark gray carpeting and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the city. The catering kitchen is located at one end of the Community Room. For smaller events, this space can be divided into two rooms—Room 301 and Room 302—with a drop down wall.


Contact us anytime at for information about hosting your event at Madison's Central Library.

All requests are based on a first come, first served basis.

***Please note that we are completely booked for weddings for the 2018 season. Please contact us to set up a tour for a 2019 wedding. 2019 reservations are accepted starting April 1, 2018***

For details about hosting events at one of Madison's neighborhood libraries, please see our Meeting and Study Room Policy and contact the location you'd like to reserve space at.


See more photos from weddings at Madison Public Library on Instagram.

Interested? Send us an email or use the form below.

We can accommodate up to 150 guests for seated meals.