Pyle Center

Overlooking the shores of Lake Mendota, Pyle Center offers visitors 135,000 square feet of comfortable meeting spaces, 8-hour chairs, rooftop terraces and more.

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Lowell Center

Steps from the shopping, dining and vibrant nightlife of downtown Madison, Lowell Center's comfortable guest rooms and modern amenities promise a pleasurable getaway.

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Let Pyle and Lowell Centers‘ comprehensive conference-building services help you set the stage for a memorable, successful event. Our internationally-renowned experts have facilitated thousands of the continuing education and professional development programs and events over the last 50 years, from hour-long meetings to week long multi site conferences.

“If I ever chair another national event, I will insist on working with the Pyle and Lowell Center staff, confident that I would be working with the best.”
-Outreach Scholarship Conference Attendee

Featured News & Events

Third Thursdays -- May thru Sept!

Overlooking the shores of beautiful Lake Mendota, Pyle Center begins its summer series of 5 free concerts, complementary appetizers, and cash bar from 4 – 7 pm every third Thursday, May through September, on the rooftop terrace. Come join us for Third Thursdays and mingle with your colleagues from UW campus and broader Madison community.


All That Jazz July 18

Sparks Aug 15

UW Jazz Band Sept 19


Enjoy the Summer with Us!

Pyle Center Building Hours

July 15, 2019 – July 21, 2019

M         6:30am - 5:45pm

T          6:30am - 8:15pm

W        6:30am - 7:45pm

Th       6:30am - 8:15pm

F         6:30am - 4:30pm

Sat     CLOSED

Sun    11:30am - 7:45pm


Pyle Center is currently hosting the following exhibit on the first floor: 

The Wonders of Indonesia and Papua New Guinea by J.David/Inphocus Photography

Take a visual walk through Indonesia and Papua New Guinea through the lens of photographer Julie David. Discover the wild life from the islands of Indonesia and learn about life in the depths of the jungles and central Highlands of Papua New Guinea. Come and explore--all without the need for your passport!

July 1 - 31, 2019