Construction Dates
1837 Spring - First Building in Madison
1837 Summer - Construction Begins on First Madison Capitol
1849-51 North Hall Built
1855 South Hall Built
1855-56 Willett S. Main Building Built
1855-58 Grace Episcopal Church Built
1857-59 Bascom Hall Built
1857-65 Second Capitol Built
1863 Mills "Folly" House Built
1865-69 Holy Redeemer Church Built
1869 Second Capitol Dome Completed
1870 Ladies/Chadbourne Hall Built
1877 First Science Hall Built
1878-81 Washburn Observatory Built
1884 First Science Hall Burned
1887 Second Science Hall Built
1888-89 St. Patrick's Church Built
1889 E. Washington Ave. Water Tower Built
1892 Holy Redeemer School Built
1893-94 Armory Red Gym Built
1894 Buell House Built
1896 Agricultural Dean's House Built
1897 Dairy Barn Built
1895 Chadbourne Hall Remodeled
1896-00 State Historical Society Building Built
1898 Machinery Row Built
1899-01 Gisholt Built
1902 MG&E Powerhouse
1902-03 Ag Hall Built
1903 Madison Candy Company
1904 2nd Capital Fire
1905 Hotel Washington Built
1905-06 Garver Built
1906 Doty School Built
1908 Cardinal Hotel Built
1916 Bascom Hall Dome fire Oct 10
1915 Lincoln School Built
1916 Bascom Hall dome fire
1917 Third Capitol Completed
1917 Camp Randall Football Stadium Built
1920-21 E. Wash Water Tower Dismantled
1922 East High Built
1923 Belmont Hotel Built
1923-25 Loraine Hotel Built
1925 State Office Building Built
1925-27 Orpheum Theater Built
1925-34 Breese Stevens Field Built
1926 Memorial Union Built
1926-27 St. Bernard's Church Built
1929 Lakeview Sanatorium Built
1929 Second Post Office Built
1929 UW Field House Built
1929 State Office Building
1938 Memorial Union Theater Built
1939 Washington School Built
1949-51 Unitarian Meetinghouse
1950 Memorial Library built
1957 Old Chadbourne Hall Demolished
1959 New Chadbourne Hall Built
1963 Van Vleck Built
1964-67 John Nolen Causeway - Nolen proposed it in 1910, named in his honor
1965 Van Hise Built
1966-68 Humanities Built
1967 Coliseum Built
1969 Helen C. White Library Built
1969-74 Vilas Hall Built
1982 SERF Built
1996 Hotel Washington Burned
2006-07 New Ogg Built, Old Demolished